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About Us

Established in 2003, MicroChem Laboratories (Pvt.) Ltd. has become one of the pioneers in Sri Lanka for its laboratory testing that offers a wide range of analytical testing services. Within 6 years from inception MicroChem was able to receive the Accreditation status from Sri Lanka Accreditation Board (SLAB) becoming one of the frontiers in achieving the Accreditation in Sri Lanka. At the center, of our focus is accuracy and speed. We thus offer a vast variety of laboratory testing services in Sri Lanka and Maldives . Moreover, it can be noted that our laboratory testing services includes analysis of various types of food and agricultural products, water and wastewater, consumer products, soil and fertilizer, Assessment of shelf life of consumables & food products, Antibacterial sensitive tests etc. Further, we offer consultancy services, training and educational programs which meets the customer expectations in the area of food safety ,ISO 9000, ISO 22000, Internal Audits, Chemical safety, Legionella control and prevention and many more.

Legendary Commitments

Our History

A history of commitment and integrity. From its inception Microchem has been dedicated towards the accuracy and efficiency of test results and other services.

Guidance Instructors

Our Team

Our team comprises individuals who work tirelessly to ensure that all our clients needs are met in the best possible manner.

Prof. S. P. Deraniygala
  • B.Sc. (Chemistry Special , Colombo)
  • Ph.D ( Dalhousie ,Canada) C. Chem. , F.I.Chem . C

A member of the Board of Directors / Consultant of MicroChem Laboratories (Pvt.) Ltd. He is an Emeritus Professor of University of Sri Jayewardenepura. Has over 40 years of teaching and research experience in the field of chemistry and has published over forty research papers both in local/ international journals and conference proceedings

Mrs. Manel Perera (Deraniyagala)
Managing Director
  • B.Sc (Hons), M.Phil in Chemistry, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • M.Sc. in Microbiology, University of Peradeniya

Presently the Managing Director of MicroChem Laboratories (Pvt.) Ltd and a member of Board of Directors. Has over 20 years working/research experience in the laboratory testing field, including 15 years experience in laboratory management and has published seven journal articles. Moreover, has extensive experience on ISO 9000 quality management systems, HACCP, ISO 22000, SLS Product certification quality system and quality audits.

Mr. Chamal De Silva
Laboratory Manager
  • B.Sc. Biotechnology, University of Bangalore
  • MBA, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Dip.Q.Mgt, SLSI

He serves the organisation from year 2008 and has over 10 years experience in the laboratory Management field including extensive experience on ISO 9000 quality management system, HACCP, ISO 22000 Food Safety management system, SLS product certification quality system and Quality audits. Currently he is reading for M.Sc. in Applied Microbiology at University of Kelaniya .

Ms. Chaduni Jayathilaka
Customer Service Executive

Serves as the Customer Service Coordinator, and has 4 years of working experience in the field of Customer service. She deal effectively and efficiently with all customers and provide professional customer support appropriately with the objective of achieving customer satisfaction .

Testaments of Excellence


At Microchem Laboratories we believe in excellence and for that we have been recognized. Our certifications allow us to provide superior services to our clients that adhere to the ISO/IEC 17025 standard.