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Sample Containers

Laboratory Specimen Containers

(Universal Containers)

We supply a large range of laboratory sample containers for transportation, specimen storage and general use in the laboratory. Our universal containers are manufactured from tough polypropylene materials and are supplied with leak-proof screw-top lids. All of our containers are labelled for easy identification and are CE marked.

If you require a different or special type of sample container that you cannot find in our range, please contact us and we will do our very best to find the right product for you.

Our specimen containers can be used for collecting urine and faeces samples from animals for analysis as well as, body tissue along with various other samples for laboratory testing. In addition, our range also includes Bijou Vials which are ideal for research and small samples. Furthermore, we offer all of our product range in small pack sizes of 10, right up to larger pack sizes of 400 to suit both small and large veterinary practices and laboratories.

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Histology Pots and Buckets, Tough & Leak-proof

Histology Pots & Buckets

Sizes from 20ml, up to a 5L Bucket

Vetlab Supplies’ large histology pots are made of tough polypropylene and are supplied with strong plastic leak-proof lids. These pots have a wide-mouth and base, making them especially ideal for containing and transporting large tissue samples for histopathology.

Clear Polypropylene with Veterinary ID Labels

Our histology pots are particularly useful for allowing large tumours to be completely removed, safely fixed and transported; allowing the pathologist to provide a more accurate diagnosis and prognosis.

To take a look at our great range of Histology Pots & Buckets…Follow this link

Cat NoDescriptionPrice
0135-10Plain Sterile 30ml x 10£2.30 (ex VAT)
0135-100Plain Sterile 30ml x 100£13.80 (ex VAT)
0135-400Plain Sterile 30ml x 400£50.80 (ex VAT)
0140-10Plain + Spoon Blue Top 30ml x 10£2.40 (ex VAT)
0140-100Plain + Spoon Blue Top 30ml x 100£18.50 (ex VAT)
0140-400Plain + Spoon Blue Top 30ml x 400£63.50 (ex VAT)
0145-10Boric Acid Red Top 30ml x 10£3.00 (ex VAT)
0145-100Boric Acid Red Top 30ml x 100£23.00 (ex VAT)
0146-10Boric Acid Red Top 5ml x 10£2.00 (ex VAT)
0146-100Boric Acid Red Top 5ml x 100£16.50 (ex VAT)
0148-10Plain Sterile 60ml x 10£2.25 (ex VAT)
0148-100Plain Sterile 60ml x 100£19.40 (ex VAT)
0148-300Plain Sterile 60ml x 300£47.00 (ex VAT)
0149-10Plain Sterile 100ml x 10£4.35 (ex VAT)
0149-100Plain Sterile 100ml x 100£40.00 (ex VAT)
0149-200Plain Sterile 100ml x 200£70.00 (ex VAT)
0125-10Plain Sterile 250ml x 10£9.00 (ex VAT)

COVID-19 Update

As the impact of COVID-19, is being felt around the world, the well-being of our employees and their families is of the highest importance to us.

By putting the safety of our employees first, we have reduced our on-site staff to a minimum and we will endeavour to maintain our business operations to the highest standard possible.

We are carefully monitoring and following official guidance from the UK Government, Public Health England, WHO and CDC guidelines and in line with these; we are currently operating business as usual.

We are monitoring our stock levels on a daily basis ensuring a fair distribution of our products. We are fully committed to maintaining the supply of products during these unprecedented times.

We are open for orders from Monday through to Thursday and closing on Fridays:

Friday Closure:  For any technical queries, orders or enquiries please do one of the following:
• Email:
• Fax: 01798 874787
• Telephone & leave a message: 01798 874567

We will endeavour to contact you on Friday and Monday if it is non-urgent.

If you require any further information, please contact Vetlab Supplies Ltd Customer Services on 01798 874567 or email

Thank you to all our customers and suppliers for their support during these temporary measures.

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