An introduction to hair drug testing
Hair testing in a laboratory provides a record of drug use over a number of months, which gives a much longer history than by using other sample types and methods.
By taking 1cm sections of the hair sample, we can analyse what has been taken month by month, to give a far more detailed and concise report on use. This means hair testing can show periods of drug use and periods of abstinence, as well as being able to identify which drugs have been taken.
We report the information as analysed in a clear impartial manner to ensure complete transparency of the data so it can be clearly understood by all those parties involved, in what is usually a very emotive and distressing time.
We provide a comprehensive report and Certificate of Analysis within the same document to allow simple understanding of the issues and the actual test data.
How Screen4 can help
Screen4 follows guidelines as laid down by the Society of Hair testing – we work in Partnership with Cansford Laboratories our laboratory services provider to provide the quickest and most innovative service in the UK market.
Why use our services?
- Originators of hair drug & alcohol testing in the UK
- 3 days turn around on hair testing
- Competitively priced
- Provable accuracy
- Industry experts
- Accredited to UKAS ISO 17025
- Friendly and informative telephone contact
- We offer a 100% guarantee when delivering our service
The Main drugs we test for:
- Benzodiazepines (additional derivatives are available)
- Cocaine (including derivatives such as "Crack")
- MDMA (Ecstasy)
- Opiates (including Heroin)
A full suite of up to 20 drugs is available for testing purpose, please call if you wish to discuss a particular combination of drugs to be analysed.
Services Screen4 can provide
Turnaround Time (TAT)
It is absolutely crucial that you can depend upon your service provider to deal with your sample analysis as quickly and efficiently as possible.
We guarantee a turnaround time of 3 working days from receipt at the laboratory for hair analysis from receipt of sample at our laboratory allowing you to plan your case, hearing or appointment dates with complete confidence.
Our service is supported by a Service Level Agreement with you, you need reliability and we will guarantee it.
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Other things to consider
Hair Testing could be used as part of a long term screening exercise that could also include urine, blood and breath sampling - all of which are services that we provide.
If you want to know more about a specific product or service, then please do not hesitate to call our friendly, professional and experienced team on 01226 730052 or complete the attached Hair Testing Enquiry Form.