Water and environment

The quality of the air we breathe and the water we drink are essential conditions for human life and a healthy environment. Managing environmental risk is also essential to protecting your business and reputation as a good corporate citizen.

As a leader in the field of environmental sciences, Mérieux NutriSciences brings proven expertise to offer analytical testing, technical support and consulting services to our customers in industry, manufacturing and government. 

Our specialized environmental services include sampling and analyses of surface and ground water, leachates, soils, sediments, sludge, solid waste, liquid and gaseous effluents as well as stack emissions. Our portfolio includes 1,200 types of physical, physicochemical, chemical, microbiological, toxicological and ecotoxicological analyses. 
Mérieux NutriSciences’ global network of waste management experts also offer their knowledge and insight about the proper classification of waste for final disposal according to current environmental quality standards and regulations worldwide. 

All our Tests and Services

Water is a fundamental element for organisms and human activities. Current rule specifies its chemical, physical and biological characteristics according to the final use.

Mérieux NutriSciences performs a wide range of analyses to support the controls in the field of hydrological risks, monitoring of contaminated areas and farmlands. 

All manufacturing processes produce liquid and solid wastes. Mérieux NutriSciences provides a full range of testing capabilities to support the classification of waste and environmentally responsible waste management programs.

The Mérieux Nutrisciences emission sampling team has a thirty-year experience and it is composed of highly skilled technicians. It also has state-of-the-art materials and sampling lines: they are constantly updated and meet the requirements of technical standards. It deals with the measurement of stationary source emissions from large industrial facilities (incinerators, refining and petrochemical plants). 

Air quality monitoring and analysis is an integral part of environmental protection. Mérieux NutriSciences provides monitoring of air quality in the industrial setting to ensure a safe workplace environment.

Initial and subsequent checks of the Asset care allow assessing whether the performances of a manufacturing system or part thereof fall within the expected requirements and respond effectively in technological, economic and environmental terms. Such approach is extremely useful for people entrusted with deciding the business strategy since it allows a balance between economic investments and production performances.

Next Generation Sequencing at the Agri-Food Chains Services. Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technologies is an innovative technology. Next-generation sequencing refers to non-Sanger-based high-throughput DNA sequencing technologiesMillions DNA strands can be sequenced in parallel, yielding substantially more throughput.

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