Media Release: 13 May. Nurturing the Next Generation of Scientists
The Cawthron Trust is asking primary students ‘What will the next generation of scientists look like?’ this month, as part of the celebrations for National Primary Science Week, 20th – 24th May.
Media Release: 3 May. Top of the South ready to take on science challenges
Cawthron Institute has welcomed the National Science Challenges announced by Government this week.
New Research: 30 April. Household cleaners under the microscope
What happens when our shampoos, antibacterial soaps and foaming face washes go down the drain? That’s exactly what a team of scientists is aiming to find out as part of an 18-month research project led by Cawthron Institute.
Now Available: Dicyandiamide (DCD) Testing at Cawthron Analytical Services
Dicyandiamide (DCD) testing of milk products is now available at Cawthron Analytical Services.
Cawthron is expanding! Follow the progress.
We have started building our new $5 million laboratory and office building on our Nelson site. The new facility will give us nearly 400 square metres of high specification laboratory space and replaces some of our older, inefficient buildings.
Cawthron Analytical Services concentrates its efforts on supporting New Zealand Exporters
The sale of its wine and Blenheim microbiological testing services and environmental chemistry testing division, is part of Cawthron Institute's strategy to refocus its business on supporting the food and functional food industries.
Laboratory Testing Services change: tests offered after 1 July
Cawthron Institute has confirmed the sale of its Marlborough Laboratory and environmental chemistry testing, which is managed from its Nelson laboratory, to R J Hill Laboratories.
As part of the sale, Cawthron's wine and microbiological testing services provided from its Blenheim offices will be transferred to Hill Laboratories. Additionally, Cawthron’s environmental chemistry testing division, previously located in Nelson, has been amalgamated into Hill Laboratories' environmental testing division.
Until the settlement date, 27th of July, service will be provided as usual. A transition plan is being worked through until that date, with more detailed information being provided to affected customers.
Toxic Sea Slugs Information
Further information regarding Cawthron scientist's discovery of tetrodotoxin contained in sea slugs - including frequently asked questions.