Test Fact Sheets

ESA provides a number of Test Fact Sheets which outline the application and basic methodology used for each of our ‘routine’ toxicity tests. Our test programme is by no means limited to the tests covered by the Test Fact Sheets, but they serve to provide succinct and accessible information not provided elsewhere.

FACTSHEET #1 Freshwater.    Acute toxicity test with Ceriodaphnia dubia
FACTSHEET #2 Freshwater.    Chronic toxicity test with Ceriodaphnia dubia
FACTSHEET #3 Freshwater & Marine.    Chronic toxicity test using micro algae
FACTSHEET #4 Freshwater.    Chronic toxicity testing using duckweed
FACTSHEET #5 Marine.    Sea urchin fertilisation toxicity test
FACTSHEET #6 Marine.    Sea urchin larval development toxicity test
FACTSHEET #7 Estuarine & Marine.   Bivalve larval development toxicity test
FACTSHEET #8 Marine.    Tiger prawn acute toxicity test
FACTSHEET #9 Marine.    Amphipod acute toxicity test
FACTSHEET #10 Freshwater, Estuarine & Marine.   Sediment Amphipod acute toxicity
FACTSHEET #11 Freshwater & Marine.    Acute toxicity test using Fish larvae
FACTSHEET #12 Marine.    Chronic toxicity test using Macroalgae
FACTSHEET #13 Freshwater.    Rainbowfish 10-d Embryo Development and Survival
FACTSHEET #14 Marine.    7-d Imbalance and Growth Toxicity Test with Marine Fish
FACTSHEET #15 Marine.  Acute Toxicity with Copepods