Lab Innovations 2018 – An enjoyable show

Total Laboratory Services Ltd once again exhibited at Lab Innovations in Birmingham (our 3rd year attending) and as always, we had a great show. We always enjoy showcasing our ERWEKA analytical equipment, and this year was no exception. We received a lot of interest in the new 12 station dissolution tester, the DT 1212, and … Continued

See you at Lab Innovations 2018!

Once again Total Laboratory Services Ltd will be exhibiting at Lab Innovations 2018, at the NEC in Birmingham on the 31st October and 1st November. The event is once again sure to be a fascinating and interesting day out for any lab manager, scientist, technician or teacher in the pharmaceutical, academic and life sciences industry. … Continued

Dissolution Tester Qualification

Dissolution Tester Qualification – what does it mean? Dissolution tester qualification is the process of checking the mechanical and physical elements of the dissolution tester to ensure they work correctly and can be controlled accurately. Dissolution tester qualification is often carried out once or twice a year to ensure the smooth, reliable running of the … Continued

Dissolution Performance Verification Testing (PVT)

The USP Performance Verification Test (PVT) is a very important test that is required for all laboratories wishing to release and/or do drug testing for or on behalf of the American marketplace. The PVT test is used to asses the reliability of your dissolution tester by confirming it produces accurate, consistent test results. The performance … Continued

New ERWEKA Products Launched at ACHEMA 2018

ERWEKA has launched two new products to their portfolio of high quality, reliable laboratory equipment at ACHEMA 2018, taking place in Frankfurt this week. The ERWEKA ZT 121 Lite disintegration tester is the new, entry level disintegration tester that’s fully USP/EP/JP compliant. The unit consists of a single test station and is remarkably compact, saving … Continued

GDPR Regulations

Total Laboratory Services Ltd is happy to announce that it has taken steps to ensure compliance, where required, with the new GDPR laws coming into effect as of 25th May 2018. For the most part, TLS processes non-personal data as we tend to deal with ‘non-natural’ bodies, such as limited companies and PLCs, however, we have … Continued

Success at Making Pharmaceuticals 2018

Total Laboratory Services had a fantastic couple of days at Making Pharmaceuticals 2018 in Coventry last week, with much interested generated in our ERWEKA products, especially our dissolution testers. The AR 403 3D Mixer also captivated visitors to the stand, and we were thrilled to see so many friends both old and new come and … Continued

Making Pharmaceuticals 2018

Once again Total Laboratory Services Ltd will be exhibiting at Making Pharmaceuticals at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on the 24-25 April 2018. On our stand we will have a number of ERWEKA products at special show prices, including dissolution testers, tablet hardness testers, disintegration testers and the AR 403 mixing unit. We will also have … Continued

Constant Speed vs Constant Force – Whats the difference?

When first acquiring tablet hardness testers, a common question our installation engineers get asked is ‘what is the difference between constant speed and constant force?’ While either option is permissible with regards to pharmacopoeias and compliance regulations, both test methods can produce different results, which can lead to confusion if the difference is not understood. … Continued

Dissolution Accessories – Parts and Consumables

Total Laboratory Services Ltd supply everything you need with regards to dissolution accessories. We are fully ISO 9001 complaint and all of our parts can be serialized where required and are made of high quality, durable materials. We supply dissolution accessories compatible with all the major equipment manufacturers, to labs and universities across the UK. … Continued