About us

Our company

We are a supplier of quality laboratory equipment and supplies based in South Australia and are able to offer our customers access to many thousands of products. We provide sound advice, prompt delivery where ever possible and offer professional sales support and back-up service. No enquiry is too big or too small. We can handle the majority of your laboratory’s needs.

We are Australian direct importers for products manufactured by Upchurch Scientific, Rheodyne, Systec, Matreya, New Era Pump Systems, Control Company, Glasschem, Nu-Chek Prep, Eldex, Wheaton Science Products, Metertech, Cellogel Electrophoresis and others.

We act as distributors for many other major Australian companies including Ratek Instruments, Sartorius and SGE (Trajan). We also have strong associations with reputable importers such as Fisher Biotec, Bioline Global, Edwards Instrument Company, Bastion, Laf Technologies and Gene Target Solutions for whom we act as South Australian distributors. All of these companies have extensive product portfolios to which we have access.

Our History

Adelab Scientific was formed in 1986, by Keith Plomer with the view to establishing a local scientific supply company to supply his many existing customers with high quality laboratory products and services at competitive prices.

With our many years of combined experience in the scientific supply industry you can be sure that your enquiries will be understood and responded to in a professional and expeditious manner.

Today, Adelab Scientific employs seven people specialising in different fields of interest including molecular biology and biotechnology, analytical chemistry, chromatography and environmental monitoring.

We offer a large variety of products from local, interstate and overseas manufacturers and suppliers.

  • Top quality products
  • Best customer service
  • Prompt Delivery


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Steven Kelby