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Science by sector

ESR provides science services and research capability across a number of sectors both in New Zealand and overseas. Read about our work in government, local government and councils, business, community and not for profit, and international.

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Government

ESR provides science services to a range of New Zealand and international government agencies, including forensic and crime scene expertise, public health surveillance, water and environmental testing, radiation consultancy, food analysis and testing of pharmaceutical and natural health products.

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Local government

ESR provides science services to a local government across New Zealand and overseas, particularly in regards to the management and testing of drinking water, groundwater, recreational water and wastewater, with significant expertise in water microbiology.

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Business

ESR provides science services to a range of New Zealand and international businesses, including food testing and certification, product screening, workplace drug testing, radiation measurement, personal dosimetry services, and the testing of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and natural health products.

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Community

As New Zealand's Crown Research Institute that specialises is science relating to people and communities, ESR provides science services to the community and not for profit sectors both in New Zealand and abroad, particularly in the Pacific. 

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Research

ESR is New Zealand's Crown Research Institute that specialises is science relating to people and communities. We have over 25 years’ experience undertaking research across a range of science disciplines including public health, water and the environment, forensics, drugs and...

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International

ESR is New Zealand's Crown Research Institute that specialises is science relating to people and communities. We deliver enhanced scientific and research services to the public health, food safety, security and justice systems and the environmental sector in New Zealand and...

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