Terrestrial Ecotoxicology

The EPP Environmental Centre has five fully controllable laboratories with respect to lighting, heating and monitoring which allows the conduct terrestrial ecotoxicology testing to the following OECD guidelines:

OECD 207Earthworm, Acute Toxicity Tests
OECD 208Terrestrial Plant Test: Seedling Emergence and Seedling Growth
OECD 216Soil Microorganisms: Nitrogen Transformation Test
OECD 222Earthworm Reproduction Test
OECD 227Terrestrial Plant Test: Vegetative Vigour
OECD 228Determination of Developmental Toxicity of a Test Chemical to Dipteran Dung Flies
OECD 232Collembolan Reproduction Test in Soil
 Guidance Document on the Determination of the Toxicity of a Test Chemical to the Dung Beetle, Aphodius constans (Guidance Document No. 122)