Mérieux NutriSciences offers a comprehensive range of testing services to assess the environmental risk of agrochemicals and biocidal products, as well as the expertise to help you with global regulations.

Ecotoxicological tests:

 - Aquatic toxicity:

  • Daphnia sp. Acute Immobilisation Test  (OECD 202)
  • Freshwater Alga and Cyanobacteria, Growth Inhibition Test (OECD 201)
  • Fish acute toxicity test (OECD 203)
  • Activated sludge, respiration inhibition test (OECD 209)
  • Daphnia magna reproduction test (OECD 211)
  • Fish, juvenile growth test (OECD 215)
  • Bioaccumulation in fish (OECD 305)

 - Effects on terrestrial organisms:

  • Earthworm, acute toxicity test (OECD 207)
  • Earthworm reproduction test (OECD 222)
  • Soil micro-organisms - nitrogen transformation test (OECD 216)
  • Soil micro-organisms - carbon transformation test (OECD 217)
  • Terrestrial plant test (OECD 208)
  • Honeybees, acute oral toxicity test (OECD 213)
  • Honeybees, acute contact toxicity test (OECD 214)
  • Avian acute oral toxicity test (OECD 223)
  • Avian dietary toxicity test (OECD 205)

Environmental fate and behavior tests:

  • Estimation of the adsorption coefficient (Koc) on soil and on sewage sludge using HPLC (OECD 121)
  • Adsorption/desorption using a batch equilibrium method(OECD 106)
  • Ready biodegradability (OECD 301)
  • Inherent Biodegradability test (OECD 302)
  • Inherent biodegradability in soil (aerobic) (OECD 304)
  • Aerobic and anaerobic transformation in soil (OECD 307)
  • Aerobic and Anaerobic Transformation in Aquatic Sediment Systems  (OECD 308)
  • Leaching in soil columns (OECD 312)

July 21st, 2021
Market News
As part of our Continuous Training Program, we have scheduled 3 webinars in August 2021. These webinars are focused on SQF, for companies that are certified or are planning on getting a certification....
July 14th, 2021
Company News
We are pleased to invite you to participate in our Advanced HACCP webinar that will be given from July 20th to 23rd.  The price per person is $4,500 + taxes and it will have a 16 hour duration...