Smithers provides a full portfolio of laboratory tests to evaluate the risk of pesticides to bees. A complete suite of contact and oral, larval and adult, honey bee and bumblebee tests are available to our clients worldwide.
Full diet analysis is provided alongside in-house analytical support for pollinator studies.
- Acute Oral - OECD 213
- Acute Contact - OECD 214, OCSPP 850.3020
- Honeybee 10-day Chronic Adult - OECD 245
- Honeybee Larval
- 7-day - OECD 237
- 22 day - OECD draft
- Bumble Bee Acute
- Solitary Bee
- Bumblebee Chronic (queenless micro)
- Analytical Support
- Ecotoxicology residue studies (matrices include bees, pollen, nectar, honey, wax, beneficial insects etc.)
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