Aquatic Ecotoxicology - Our team of ecotoxicologists provide consultancy and research for both commercial and government clients in the areas of aquatic and terrestrial ecotoxicology. The services we offer include higher-tier risk assessments & position papers, Design & conduct of aquatic (mesocosm) & terrestrial field studies, Laboratory studies with many species of aquatic invertebrates and plants, Statistical analysis and interpretation of higher-tier studies, Probabilistic approaches, Dossier completeness checks and data gap analysis, Study monitoring and management, GLP auditing of study reports and raw data and Advocacy.
Mesocosm Facilities - CEA are leaders in the design and conduct of regulatory mesocosm studies. Our facility currently comprises 199 individual replicate mesocosms and tanks holding an additional 20,000L of aged pond water, making it possibly the largest facility of its type in Europe. The design of our facility provides unrivalled flexibility, increased replication and a high organism diversity and abundance, essential for calculating robust endpoints. In addition, we offer GLP laboratory studies with many species of plants and invertebrates.