Formerly named Merck Eurolab, VWR is the biggest manufacturer and supplier of laboratory reagents in Europe, marketing under the VWR, Prolabo, BDH and Merck names.

In 2017, VWR was acquired by Avantor, a global supplier of ultra-high-purity materials and customized solutions for the life sciences and advanced technology markets.VWR offer a very large and extensive range of laboratory equipment and instrumentation for all disciplines.

As an established leader in single use laboratory plastics, the Sterilin brand has been setting world standards for quality, reliability and user safety for more than 50 years. Sterilin Ltd. offers a wide range of products for the pharmaceutical, clinical and healthcare, food, forensics and industrial packaging industries. All Sterilin products are manufactured at the company’s ISO 9001:2008 accredited plant in South Wales. R and L Slaughter Ltd. distribute the entire Sterilin range including Silicone Devices. Sterilin is now part of the Thermo Fisher Scientific Group.

R and L Slaughter Ltd.has been appointed as the preferred UK Distributor for Kartell Labware products. Kartell spa. based near Milan, Italy, offer a range of products made from a variety of plastics, including polypropylene, polystyrene and polyethylene. Kartell Labware is used in many different science disciplines and as packaging for liquids, solids and powders.

UIC Inc manufacture a range of Coulometers for the measurement of Carbon and Sulphur in a variety of samples. In carbon coulometry, carbon dioxide generated upon acidification of the sample, is directly proportional to the carbon present in the sample. Both organic and inorganic carbon can be detected.

Elkay UK offer a wide selection of laboratory products to suit all needs, everything from pipettes tips, racks, microwell plates, test tubes and caps, centrifuge tubes, storage containers, PCR plastics, pump tubing and a cost-effective line of everyday items under the Labstuff brand.