Element Lafayette has the experience, knowledge, dedication and expertise to service all of your bioassay testing needs.

A leader in the bioassay field, we cultivate and maintain in-house cultures of test organisms and specialize in understanding the time constraints of the offshore oil industry. Additionally, we offer an assortment of GLP compliant testing services, which will cover most disciplines, including salt and fresh water applications. 

Toxicity Analyses:

  • Drilling Fluids
    • Aquatic LC50 (SPP) testing using Mysidopsis bahia (Americamysis bahia)
    • Sediment Toxicity Tests using Leptocheirus plumulosus
  • Freshwater Effluents
    • Chronic and Acute Toxicity Testing using Pimephales promelas (fathead minnows), Ceriodaphnia dubia, Daphnia pulex and Daphnia magna
  • Saltwater Effluents
    • Chronic and Acute Toxicity Testing using Mysidopsis bahia and Menidia beryllina (inland silverside minnows)
  • Product Qualification/Development:
    • Available on chemicals and additives used in the Oil & Gas drilling or production process, industrial chemicals, pesticides and herbicides, using appropriate species and specified durations

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