LGC is accredited to the ISO 17025 standard for a broad range of analytical testing, including the analysis of nutritional supplements/ingredients for banned substances. LGC Fordham has held this accreditation for supplement/ingredient testing since 2003, granted by UKAS (the United Kingdom Accreditation Service, see www.ukas.com: laboratory no. 1187), while LGC Lexington gained its accreditation from A2LA (American Association for Laboratory Accreditation, see www.a2la.org: certificate no. 3244.01) in 2012 shortly after opening. This accreditation covers all relevant matrices: powders, bars, liquids, capsules, tablets, etc., and all tests have defined method capabilities/reporting limits.