The TrichoTech Story

Founded as TrichoTech in 1993 we have been supplying Drug and Alcohol testing to courts for over 20 years.

Although our company name has changed through the years, the calibre, qualification and professionalism of our staff remains the same, from our dedicated Customer Services team through to our industry leading Reporting Scientists, who have a combined experience of nearly 50 years’ in hair testing.

This wealth of experience and scientific ability means we can help with the most complex of cases, so you can hand the whole testing process over to us, safe in the knowledge that we unite around a single binding philosophy ‘behind every test is a life’.

Company Timeline

1993

Company founded as TrichoTech at the Cardiff Medicentre.

2007

TrichoTech acquired by Concateno and rebranded to Concateno TrichoTech.

2008

Concateno TrichoTech presented with The Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation.

2009

Concateno TrichoTech became a subsidiary company of Alere Inc.

2013

Concateno TrichoTech rebranded to Alere Toxicology and the Hair Testing laboratory relocated to company headquarters in Abingdon, Oxfordshire.