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Welcome to The Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office

trading standards conferenceThe Laboratory offers independent expert analysis across a range of sectors. Precious metal analysis is its traditional specialism but The Laboratory has also established expertise in testing costume jewellery, watches, fashion accessories, leather goods, textiles, toys and other consumer goods.

The Laboratory has been the subject of considerable ongoing investment in state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. This, coupled with innovative new methods and the continuous professional development of all technical personnel, has putThe Laboratory at the forefront of analytical technology.

A credible, accurate and accredited report from a highly respected, independent organisation such as The Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office adds confidence and protects buyers and sellers in many sectors.

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Silver price on 24/04/14 £364.975 per KG
Gold price on 24/04/14 (AM) £24.571 per GM
Gold price on 24/04/14 (PM) £24.723 per GM
Iridium price on 24/04/14 £11.172 per GM
Palladium price on 24/04/14 £15.083 per GM
Platinum price on 24/04/14 £26.717 per GM
Rhodium price on 24/04/14 £21.171 per GM
Ruthenium price on 24/04/14 £1.382 per GM