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Lab Clearance

Perhaps you started by looking for a removals company to help clear your lab, and quickly realised you need a specialist lab clearance company near you who have the skills and expertise to quickly remove surplus lab equipment. At Richmond Scientific, we have a highly trained logistics team who are experienced in removing laboratory equipment from labs that are closing or relocating. Our technical experts can ensure kit is not damaged during removal, and can ensure it is repurposed and reused wherever possible. 

We have over 25 years experience of clearing out labs of all sizes – we can be trusted to carry out the job efficiently and to the highest standard. Finding a removals company that specialises in laboratory equipment can be difficult, but is essential if you want to ensure your equipment is being reused or disposed of properly.

Contact us to arrange a hassle-free lab clearance that lets you get back to doing what you do best. 

We also offer competitive quotes for individual pieces of lab equipment. You can get a quote to sell your equipment for cash or credit here: Sell Equipment

Got questions about lab clearance? Get in touch!


Lab Survey

We’ll carry out a comprehensive survey of the site and present you with an efficient plan of action.


Quick Execution

We can be ready in days to carry out your lab clearance. Our team will quickly and efficiently clear the lab, helping you move on confidently.



You’ll be left with an empty space ready for whatever you need, with the peace of mind that your old equipment has been recycled or disposed of properly.

Case Studies

Fume cupboard being lifted using cherry picker
Case Studies

Case Study: Oxford Clearance

No job is too big, no door is too small! Read about how cherry pickers were used to remove fume cupboards from this first story lab prior to the building being demolished.

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John M H Article Devon Case Study
Case Studies

Case Study: Devon Equipment Clearance

This week we travelled in convoy down to Tiverton, Devon for a lab clearance for a long standing customer. John was kind enough to walk us through his collection of laboratory equipment which is now surplus to requirements. 

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Stu, Nick and Lisa in their high vis vests at a lab clearance job

Making a difference

You want the lab cleared quickly and efficiently, but you want to know that it’s being done safely and in such a way that it won’t have a negative environmental impact.

At Richmond Scientific we have a wealth of experience in efficiently clearing laboratories and ensuring that any equipment that can be reused or repurposed will not go to landfill. 

We are committed to a circular economy, and making a positive impact on the scientific industry.

Want to speak to Richmond about our lab clearance service? Get in touch! You can email or give us a call on 01257 270433. We’re looking forward to hearing from you.