Within the Agroscience division, our technical activities involve conducting field and laboratory studies to determine the safety and efficacy of new agrochemicals and crop varieties.
"We are experts in managing global field studies, worker exposure studies, ecotoxicology, analytical services, physico-chemical property testing, environmental fate laboratory and field studies"
With over 25 years of experience in the crop protection industry, Eurofins Agroscience Services offers outstanding technical knowledge and project management skills.Our service offering is continuously developed by knowledge transfer initiatives between the Group's various centres of expertise across the globe.
By acquiring a carefully selected range of CRO's, Eurofins Agroscience Services has created a unique portfolio of expertise that provides analytical, regulatory and field support to plant breeders, agrochemical, biopesticide, biocide and fine chemical manufacturers.
Our suite of services operates at a range of levels on a global basis.
Globalization of plant protection product development and plant breeding programs is now well advanced with drivers such as OECD global harmonization of PPP registration pushing the pace.
A Vision for the Future
Eurofins Agroscience Services will continue to grow in key geographical areas such as ASEAN, the far east and central / Latin America in order to address the industries future needs. A greater emphasis will be placed on providing high level regulatory support in the key regions in order to relieve the burden of centrally addressing rolling review programs.
A Unique, Global Service Offering
Part of the Eurofins Scientific Group of companies, Eurofins Agroscience Services aims to be the number one contract research organisation of its kind. Since formation, Eurofins Agroscience Services has succeeded in acquiring some of the agrochemical industry's most highly regarded CRO's and laboratories. Whilst the resulting global offering from Eurofins Agroscience Services is fairly new, its constituent companies all have proven track records stretching back over more than 30 years, for providing their customers with high quality services in those areas in which they specialise.
Eurofins Agroscience Services now leverages the expertise and strengths of each to create a full portfolio of services for the agrochemical manufacturer. We aim to provide the industry with all the technical support needed to screen and develop, register and steward new and existing products around the world.
As of March 2016, the world population was estimated at 7.4 billion, an all-time record high. Estimates suggest it will further increase to 11.2 billion in the year 2100. Statistics like this see more responsibility falling to the Agroscience industry to provide effective, scalable solutions.
Pest and disease control as part of wider ICM is vital now more than ever to help achieve global food security - for families today and generations of the future. The ability to conserve and enhance natural resources while producing food on an economically viable and sustainable foundation is based on a good understanding of the interactions between biology, environment and land management systems.
Eurofins Agroscience Services can help you achieve these goals.
Agroscience Group facts and figures
- Upwards of over 1050 employees worldwide
- More than 70 fully owned facilities in over 20 countries
- A commitment to development and growth in order to meet the needs of the Agroscience industry
For more information on the Agroscience Group and details on our global locations and portfolio, please visit Eurofins Agroscience Services.