Smithers Viscient invests in industry participation at IUPAC and SETAC Europe

Smithers Viscient scientists will present four posters and seven platform sessions across two major European events.
Scientists from Smithers Viscient will take centre stage at IUPAC International Congress, May 19-24, 2019 in Ghent, Belgium, at the International Convention Centre (ICC) stand 46-47 and SETAC Europe’s 29thth Annual Meeting, 26-30th May 2019, Helsinki, Finland, stand 14-16.
“Smithers Viscient is honoured to present our research and methodologies in Environmental Science .” said Craig Draper, PhD, Vice President , Global Commercial Development of Smithers Viscient, “Our expert team look forward to collaborating with clients from around the globe at these leading events.”
Smithers Scientists from Harrogate, UK and Wareham, US will present posters and talks on a variety of current environmental topics including in vitro plant metabolism, effects of oils spills on marine algae, comparison of species in fish extended one generation studies and review of current guidance on non-extractable residues and planting density for terrestrial studies.
For a full list of topics covered at IUPAC and SETAC, and to request copies of the poster and platform presentations post event, click here. More information on the schedule is available here.

About IUPAC:
“For more than 60 years, crop health experts have been sharing their expertise and discussing emerging issues of global significance in agriculture at the IUPAC conferences. For the first time ever, the 14th International IUPAC conference on Crop Protection will be a conjoined event with the European Crop Protection Association (ECPA) and the International Symposium of Crop Protection (ISCP). The ICC is being prepared for the arrival of 1500 crop health specialists. Amongst them are world-renowned speakers, academia, experts from the industry, policymakers and many others. Participating at the conference gives you the opportunity to broaden your network and to reach out to your fellow crop-health experts”.
Smithers Viscient will be exhibiting at stand 46-47.

About SETAC:
“The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Europe (SETAC Europe) 29th Annual Meeting will be held 26-30 May, Helsinki, Finland. Between 2,000 and 2,500 scientists, assessors, regulators and managers from academia, business and government, representing an average of 60 countries, provides a unique networking opportunity and a chance for cross-collaboration long after the closing session”.

Smithers Viscient will be exhibiting at stand 14-16.
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About Smithers Viscient
Smithers Viscient is a global contract research organization. The company delivers a comprehensive range of ecotoxicologyenvironmental fatemetabolism and chemistry services, for the pharmaceutical, crop protection, chemical, and consumer household product industries.  Pollinator testing capabilities include laboratory-based studies, semi-field, and field exposures. With laboratories located in North America and Europe, Smithers Viscient, has performed standard guideline and higher-tiered environmental studies for 50 years. For more information about Smithers Viscient’s environmental regulatory testing solutions, visit

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