Category: Workplace Drug Testing

Cansford Labs to Exhibit at LegalEx 2018

Legalex is the UK’s first, largest and fastest growing legal event specifically designed to help the most ambitious law firms grow and the most progressive legal professionals develop. For the first time in 2018, Cansford Labs will be exhibiting at

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Cansford Labs to Exhibit at Health and Wellbeing at Work 2018

Now in its 12th successful year, Health and Wellbeing at Work is all about improving the health and wellbeing of work-aged people. For the first time in 2018, Cansford Labs will be exhibiting at the conference and exhibition to help

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Hair analysis in driving license issue and renewal in Brazil

Cansford Laboratories and ChromaTox Laboratories, our partner lab in Brazil, presented a poster at the recent Society of Hair Testing Scientific Meeting in Cardiff where we published the results of our hair testing activities in Brazil to support the Brazilian Government

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Cut-off matters in drug testing!

In drug testing, “Cut-off” is a value which the results obtained in the analysis are compared against. When results are below the cutoff, they are considered as “Not Detected “or” Negative “, and when  above they are considered” Detected “or” Positive

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Cansford Laboratories achievements in 2015

As the year turns we at Cansford have been reflecting on what we have achieved and what were the highlights of 2015 for us as we grew our ability to be a leading hair drug testing company in the UK

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Is it possible to have next day hair drug and alcohol test results?

All Cansford Laboratories’ clients receive comprehensive results, including a witness statement if required, within 3 days of sample arrival. The proof of the pudding is in the eating! With this in mind, we are happy to show our performance in the graph below:

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Providing Appropriate and Meaningful Workplace Hair Drug Testing

Hair drug testing is essential where safety and security matters Drug testing using hair samples is an essential test where safety and security really matters. It is particularly useful since the long window of detection enables drug users to be

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Cansford Laboratories scientists contribute to a new book on hair analysis

The most recent advancements on the science of hair analysis are published in new book available from October 2015 from www.amazon.co.uk!!! “Hair Analysis in Clinical and Forensic Toxicology” Contents: Hair Analysis in Clinical and Forensic Toxicology, 1st Edition (1) Anatomy

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James Nutt of Cansford Laboratories joins the board of the European Workplace Drug Testing Society – EWDTS

James Nutt of Cansford Laboratories has the honour to have been elected to the Executive Board of the European Workplace Drug Testing Society (EWDTS). James wants in his role of executive board member to make a meaningful and positive contribution to the Society during his mandate.

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New European guidelines for workplace drug testing in hair

The new guidelines by the European Drug Testing Society (EWDTS) has just been published. The EWDTS guidelines will assist laboratories and national accreditation bodies in Europe in developing policies, processes and procedures to bring consistency and ensure high quality drug testing services using hair

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