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We Specialises in the manufacture of bespoke formulations, which can either be passed over as a finished product or be designed and manufactured in house to suit your requirement.

Microbiology is our Passion

Established over 95 years ago within the UK National Health Service and trading as a private limited company for the past 25 years, SOUTHERN GROUP LABORATORY (SGL) is an independent media manufacturer that offers an extensive range of pre-prepared bottled media, plated media, stains and reagents for all microbiology applications.

Pre-poured Plates

SGL provides a comprehensive range of pre-poured plates including standard media used in routine testing across all microbiology sectors through to bespoke formulations for specialist applications.

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BESPOKE FORMULATION

As an independent media producer we have the ability to manufacture in small batches as well as producing batches of a bespoke nature. As such we can supply product with custom specified formulations, formats, packaging or QC requirements to order

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FEATURED

SGL Aircheck® & Surfacecheck® Plates for Environmental Monitoring

Triple Wrap VHP impervious irradiated plates for environmental monitoring of clean rooms and isolators

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FEATURED PRODUCTS

MICROBIOLOGY PRODUCT GUIDE

View our product guide for a representative sample of our product range. Can’t see what you need? Due to the range of formats we can’t show it all! For something specific Contact Us

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VIEW CONTAINER GUIDE

Download the SGL container guide for SGL standard formats. Can’t see what you need? SGL specialises in bespoke manufacture. Contact the team for a special format or packaging requirement

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RECENT NEWS & INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

November 21, 2018 in General News

SGL Transitions early to new ISO17025 Standard for Testing

The Standard on which SGL’s UKAS Testing accreditation is based ISO17025, was revised and re-issued in 2017. While most of the stipulations are similar, the structure of the standard has…

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October 19, 2018 in Event

Pharmig 26th Annual Microbiology Conference – INDUSTRY – Nottingham

Pharmig’s – Hot Topics in Pharmaceutical Microbiology 26th Annual Conference – Industry 28th & 29th November 2018 Nottingham Belfry Hotel Topics in this years’ programme include: When risk assessments go…

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July 13, 2018 in General News

Vacancy – Sales Account Manager – Microbiology

Salary/Rate Competitive Salary (based on experience), Bonus >35% – Car – Tools for Role – Pension – Healthcare Territory/Location: Central or East Midlands, Eastern Counties, North East Description: An exciting…

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August 23, 2016 in General News

Consider a change to your existing media supply…

With 25 years experience making prepared media SGL provides quality ready prepared media for environmental monitoring and process validation within pharmaceutical, cosmetic, toiletry and other associated industries. SGL is uniquely…

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