Fate & Metabolism

About Environmental Fate and Metabolism Testing:

Environmental Fate and Metabolism studies include study designs to assess biodegradation, abiotic degradation, mobility in the environment, bioaccumulation in organisms, along with plant and animal metabolism.

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Services
Biodegradation  OECD 301A-F

Ready – CO2 in sealed vessels OECD 310
Inherent  OECD 302B/C
Simulation  test OECD 303
Seawater OECD 306
Simulation Testing  OECD 314B
  • Abiotic Degradation 
    • Hydrolysis  OECD 111
    • Aqueous Photolysis  OECD 316
    • Soil Photolysis  OECD Draft 2002
  • Mobility Testing 
    • Adsorption-Desorption  OECD 106
    • Column Leaching and Aged Soil Column Leaching  OECD 312
  • Aerobic and Anaerobic Water/Sediment Metabolism  OECD 308
  • Aerobic and Anaerobic Soil Metabolism  OECD 307
  • Surface Water Mineralization  OECD 309
  • Toxicity 
    • Activated Sludge Respiration Inhibition (ASRIT) OECD 209
    • Soil  Microorganisms OECD 216/217
    • Bioaccumulation in Fish  OECD  305
      • BCF Testing  OECD 305
      • BMF Testing  OECD 305
    • Bioaccumulation in Sediment-dwelling Benthic Oligochaetes  OECD 315
      • BAF Testing  OECD 315
      • BSAF Testing  OECD 315
    • Bioaccumulation in Terrestrial Oligochaetes  OECD 317
      • BAF Testing  OECD 317
      • BSAF Testing OECD 317
  • Plant Metabolism  OECD 501
    • Major Crops  OECD 501
    • Confined Rotational Crop Studies  OECD 504
  • Animal Metabolism  OECD 505