Shardlow Location

The epicenter of aquatic ecotoxicology and biodegradation featuring recent expansions of laboratory space and endocrine disruption (ED) capabilities. In addition to newly validated, leading-edge ED assays, our expert team optimizes the use of scientific tools such as in silico QSAR modelling or target in vivo testing to help you effectively assess environmental concerns.

Quick Facts About our Shardlow Facility:

Gross Ft2: 900,000+

No. of Study Rooms: 10+

No. of PhDs: 5+

Total Employment: 175+

Covance Shardlow facility

Site Stats


Specialized Expertise

  • Environmental risk assessments
  • Aquatic toxicity testing


  • Aquatic ecotoxicology & biodegradation
  • Environmental risk assessment
  • Genetic toxicology
  • In silico testing
  • In vitro safety assessment
  • Physicochemical testing
  • Regulatory consultancy 


  • Member of UK MHRA national compliance programs for GLP

Dose Routes

  • Alzet Pump
  • Intraperitoneal
  • Intravenous 
  • Oral
  • Subcutaneous