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Environmental testing and regulatory services

Smithers Viscient performs environmental and consumer safety contract research and regulatory services for the crop protection, pharmaceutical, industrial chemical, and the consumer product industries. Smithers Viscient has performed standard guideline and higher-tiered environmental studies for over 45 years. We conduct studies to satisfy all regulatory requirements globally. Smithers Viscient is a leader delivering trusted testing services.

Offerings include environmental fate, plant and animal metabolism, aquatic and terrestrial ecotoxicology, honeybee and pollinator testing, avian toxicology, residue, analytical, and product chemistry, and regulatory risk assessment






  • Dr. Paul Reibach, Director of Chemistry, will present “Plant and Animal Pesticide Method Radiovalidation Studies: Implications for Methodologies Used for Subsequent Food Safety Testing” at the 2015 North American Chemical Residue Workshop on Wednesday, July 22 at 4:25pm. Visit to view the full program. 
  •  Dr. Kalumbu Malekani will chair a session at the ACS National Meeting and Exposition, Sunday, August 16, in  Boston, Massachusetts, on “Latest Trends in Environmental Fate and Exposure Assessments – Filling in Knowledge and Data Gaps Across the Commodity Groups.”  Contact for further information. 

  • Dr. Paul Reibach will chair a session at the ACS National Meeting and Exposition, Tuesday, August 18, in  Boston, Massachusetts, on “Pollinators and Agrochemicals.” Contact for further information.
  • Smithers Viscient exhibited at the NAICC 2015 annual meeting, Reno, Nevada, USA, January 21-24. Click here to view the list of Smithers Viscient presentations at NAICC.