CONVENIENCE YOU CAN TRUST

We specialise 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 30 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 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, 2022 in Event

Pharmig Microbiology 30th Anniversary Conference on the 30th Nov & 1st Dec 2022.

  We’re pleased to be exhibiting at this year’s Pharmig microbiology 30th Anniversary Conference on the 30th Nov & 1st Dec 2022. We offer an extensive range of pre-prepared bottled media, plated…

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September 1, 2022 in Event

PHSS Annual Conference 2022

SGL to exhibit at the upcoming PHSS conference for the pharmaceutical industry. This year’s conference will address the key challenges in manufacturing and aseptic processing of Biological and Advanced Medicinal…

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July 19, 2022 in General News

30 Years Supplying High Quality Microbiology Products

2022 marks SGL’s 30th year manufacturing high quality microbiology products for all applications. Starting with just 7 employees and 1000sqft (with no cleanroom!), now occupying 30,000sqft with over 80 staff….

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