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"A SMORGASBORD OF TOXICOLOGY"

Friday 30th September, 2016
UK Chambers of Shipping, London

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Latest News


  • The Role of Local Authorities in Tackling Alcohol Misuse

    published on: Sep 29, 2016
    A conference addressing the Impact Alcohol has on Health and Crime in the UK. The number of alcohol related crimes recorded across England was close to 704,000. Moreover, alcohol was a contributing factor to over a million incidences of assaults as well as being associated with a further 125,000 incidences of domestic abuse. The Role of Local... [ continue reading ]
  • River Thames boat trip following LTG June meeting

    published on: Jun 27, 2016
    Following our last meeting in June, 50 LTG members, colleagues, sponsors and guests took to the river Thames on our own private hire river boat for our evening social event. We enjoyed good food, lots of drinks and took in the sights of London on a lovely still summer evening. Whilst others had a good chat with colleagues and made some new... [ continue reading ]
  • Psychoactive Substances Act 2016 - Forensic Strategy: "a useful document for our members'"

    published on: May 25, 2016
    The Psychoactive Substances Act 2016 (the PS Act) differs from the established approach to drug control under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (MDA). The PS Act covers substances by virtue of their psychoactive properties, rather than the identity of the drug or its chemical structure. Consequently, there is a requirement for a new forensic... [ continue reading ]