ALS Limited is an Australian-based company, which is engaged in providing laboratory testing, inspection, certification and verification solutions. The Company operates through three segments: Life Sciences, Commodities, and Industrial. Its Life Sciences segment provides analytical testing, sampling services and remote monitoring for the environmental, food, pharmaceutical, and consumer product markets. Its Commodities segment provides testing services for the global mining industry in four business streams, which includes geochemistry, metallurgy, inspection, and coal quality. Its Industrial segment is a provider of diagnostic testing and engineering solutions for the energy, resources, transportation, and infrastructure sectors. The Company operates from approximately 350 sites in over 65 countries across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas.