Research and Knowledge-transfer

We are an Irish owned and operated environmental consultancy and testing facility.

  • Our 17,000 square feet state of the art laboratory, allows us to run laboratory practicals for 3rd level students


  • Our Microbiology Department run comprehensive HACCP courses for companies in food retail


  • Our in-house validation scientists are continuously developing methodology to extend our capabilities, improve turnaround time and reduce cost


  • Collaboration and industry-focused active learning are key to our growth and development
  • Southern Scientific has always had a strong link with research and education - Michael Murphy, a founding director of the company, was a lecturer in Chemistry and Analytical Science at the Institute of Technology, Tralee


  • This link ensures continuous improvement of methodology and practices. It is this strength that has made the company a success for more than 25 years


  • We prioritise innovation and quality by integrating research and elements of active learning and up-skilling into all departments to sustain growth