Forensics and Laboratory Solutions

Forensic Precision Chemicals for Critical Analysis

Lab Forensics is dedicated to empowering the forensic and laboratory communities with the highest quality chemicals and reagents. With over 52 years of expertise in chemical manufacturing, Process Measurement and Analysis Ltd (PMA) proudly introduces Lab Forensics, a specialised division focused on serving the unique needs of forensic science and laboratory research.


From Acetic Acid AR for precise pH adjustments to Hydrogen Peroxide 6% for substance detection, Ethyl Acetate AR for efficient extraction, and Methanol AR for chromatography, our range ensures optimal performance in critical forensic applications. Each solvent is selected for its specific properties, ensuring accuracy and reliability in evidence analysis and sample preparation. Trust our solvents to deliver consistent results in your forensic investigations.


From Acid Violet 17 for porous surfaces to Basic Yellow 40 for non-porous materials, each product is formulated to offer unparalleled clarity and sensitivity. Whether you’re working in a lab or the field, our range ensures that crucial evidence is noticed. With options like the ready-to-use Basic Yellow 40 in ethanol for immediate application and Ninhydrin AR for revealing prints on paper, our portfolio supports forensic professionals in uncovering the truth behind every print.

Lab Chemicals

Our Lab Chemicals section offers a specialized selection of analytical reagent (AR) grade chemicals, meticulously chosen to support the intricate requirements of forensic analysis. Featuring essential compounds like Ammonium Iron (II) Sulphate Hexahydrate for volumetric analysis, Iodine Indicator Powder for substance detection, Iron (III) Nitrate Nonahydrate for chemical synthesis, and Silver Nitrate for analytical applications, our portfolio ensures precision and reliability in every forensic investigation.

Material Safety Data Sheets and Technical Data Sheets.

If you require a Material Safety Data Sheet or Technical Data Sheet, please click below to contact us.

Tailored Solutions

Low minimum order values, full traceability and quality assurance programme, confidentiality agreements as standard, bespoke labelling options and more.

Bespoke Manufacture

Small batch runs with full QA back-up and batch traceability as standard are available at a very low minimum order value for this personalised service. PMA help customers from the dental sector through to pharmaceutical and forensics, so whatever your requirement, we can help.

Chemical Blending

PMA Ltd has a highly flexible toll chemical blending capability of up to 30,000L that is employed by major chemical distributors and manufacturers throughout the UK. Thermal control of exothermic reactions and filtration of finished products are all options available as standard.

Custom white labelling

We can create small or large-run manufacturing and give you complete control over your products’ labelling and batch traceability.  Request more details by contacting us below.