Aquatic Toxicology

Ricerca Biosciences provides extensive support to clients in the Agricultural Chemicals industry. Our broad service offering includes biological, chemical, and regulatory support in a GLP-compliant facility.

Ricerca offers the following studies:


Algae/Cyanobacteria/Duckweed Tests

  • 850.4400/OECD 221 Aquatic Plant Toxicity Test Using Lemna spp.
  • 850.4500/OECD 201 Algal Toxicity (usually requires 3 species)
  • 850.4550 Cyanobacteria (Anabaena flos-aquae) Toxicity

Invertebrate Tests

  • 850.1010/OECD 202 Daphnid Acute Toxicity Test
  • 850.1300/OECD 211 Daphnid Chronic Toxicity Test
  • 850.1035 Mysid Acute Toxicity Test
  • 850.1350 Mysid Chronic Toxicity Test

Fish Tests

  • 850.1075/OECD 203 Fish Acute Toxicity Test, Freshwater and Marine
  • OECD 215: Fish, Juvenile Growth Test (Chronic)
  • 850.1400/OECD 210: Fish ELS