Labs-Mart provides full pesticide residue testing services for the Dietary Supplement industry and Food Safety. Using our extensive experience in dealing with the complex food matrixes, Dietary Supplement formulations and finished product dosage forms, our pesticide lab services occupy the highest industry standards for quality and service:

  • Well trained professionals experienced in pesticide residue chemistry.
  • Extensive experience with numerous compound classes and matrix types.
  • Federally inspected and licensed as cGMP compliant testing facility.
  • Meet OECD and FDA guidelines.

The primary methodological industry standard utilized is the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP) Chapter <561> Articles of Botanical Origin – Test for Pesticides:

USP <561-565> Pesticide Screen for Dietary Supplements
Pesticide Chemical

USP Maximum Residue Limit (ppm)

Acephate

0.1

Alachlor

0.05

Aldrin and dieldrin (sum of)

0.05

Azinphos-ethyl

0.1

Azinphos-methyl

1

Bromide, inorganic (calculated as bromide ion)

50

Bromophos-ethyl

0.05

Bromophos-methyl

0.05

Brompropylate

3

Chlordane (sum of cis-, trans-, and oxychlordane)

0.05

Chlorfenvinphos

0.5

Chlorpyriphos-ethyl

0.2

Chlorpyriphos-methyl

0.1

Chlorthal-dimethyl

0.01

Cyfluthrin (sum of)

0.1

Cyhalothrin

1

Cypermethrin and isomers (sum of)

1

DDT (sum of o,p’-DDE, p,p’-DDE, o,p’-DDT, p,p’-DDT, o,p’-TDE, and p,p’-TDE)

1

Deltamethrin

0.5

Diazinon

0.5

Dichlofluanid

0.1

Dichlorvos

1

Dicofol

0.5

Dimethoate and omethoate (sum of)

0.1

Dithiocarbamates (expressed as CS2)

2

Endosulfan (sum of isomers and endosulfan sulphate)

3

Endrin

0.05

Ethion

2

Etrimphos

0.05

Fenchlorophos (sum of fenchlorophos and fenchlorophos-oxon)

0.1

Fenitrothion

0.5

Fenpropathrin

0.03

Fensulfothion (sum of fensulfothion, fensulfothion-oxon, fensulfothion-oxonsulfon, and fensulfothion-sulfon)

0.05

Fenthion (sum of fenthion, fenthion-oxon, fenthion-oxon-sulfon, fenthion-oxon-sulfoxide, fenthion-sulfon, and fenthion-sulfoxide)

0.05

Fenvalerate

1.5

Flucytrinate

0.05

Fluvalinate

0.05

Fonophos

0.05

Heptachlor (sum of heptachlor, cis-heptachlorepoxide, and trans-heptachlorepoxide)

0.05

Hexachlorbenzene

0.1

Hexachlorocyclohexane (sum of isomers α-, β-, δ-, and ε-)

0.3

Lindane (γ-hexachlorocyclohexane)

0.6

Malathion and malaoxon (sum of)

1

Mecarbam

0.05

Methacriphos

0.05

Methamidophos

0.05

Methidathion

0.2

Methoxychlor

0.05

Mirex

0.01

Monocrotophos

0.1

Parathion-ethyl and Paraoxon-ethyl (sum of)

0.5

Parathion-methyl and Paraoxon-methyl (sum of)

0.2

Pendimethalin

0.1

Pentachloranisol

0.01

Labs-Mart research and development group can provide pesticide and agrochemicals analytical services in the following areas:

  • Pesticide Residue Analysis
  • USP 30 Chapter <561> Articles of Botanical Origin – Test for Pesticides
  • AgroChemical Residue Analysis
  • Method Development
  • Independent Method Validations (ILVs)
  • Product Equivalency
  • 5-Batch Analysis
  • PAM Multiresidue Method Testing (MRM)
  • Pesticide Spray Drift Evaluation
  • Agricultural Commodity Multi Residue Screening
  • Product Chemistry
  • Impurity Identification

Multi-Residue Pesticide Screens

Comprehensive multi-residue pesticide screens can be used to detect over 200 pesticides.  These include organochlorines, organophosphates, organonitrates, and carbamates.

Screens include:

  • Organochlorines
  • Organophosphates
  • Herbicides
  • Carbamates
  • Sulfonylureas
  • Produce
  • Soil Sterilants
  • Alkanolamines
  • EBDC Fungicides
  • Pyrethroids
  • Canadian Drinking Water Parameters
Organochlorine
Screen
4,4′-DDD
4,4′-DDE
4,4′-DDT
Aldrin
BHC alpha
BHC beta
BHC delta
BHC gamma
Chlordane oxy
Chlordane trans
Chordane cis
Dieldrin
Endosulfan I
Endosulfan II
Endosulfan sulfate
Endrin
Heptachlor
Heptachlor epoxide
Hexachlorobenzene
Methoxychlor
Metolachlor
Mirex
Nonachlor
QuintozeneOrganophosphate
Screen
Acephate
Chlorfenvinphos
Chlorpyrifos
Demeton O
Demeton S
Diazinon
Dichlorvos
Dimethoate
Disulfoton
Ethion
Fenitrothion
Fenthion
Fonofos
Malathion
Methidation
Mevinphos
Naled
Parathion ethyl
Pathion methyl
Phorate

Herbicide
Screen
2,4,5-T
2,4,5-TP
2,4-D
2,4-DB
Bromoxynil
Clopyralid
Dicamba
Diclofop methyl
Ethalfluraliln
Fluazifop-p-butyl
MCPA
Mecoprop
Picloram
Triallate
Triclopyr
Trifluralin

Carbamate Screen
Screen
3-hydroxycarbofuran
Aldicarb
Aldicarb sulfoxide
Aldoxycarb
Baygon
Bendiocarb
Carbaryl
Carbofuran
Methiocarb
Methomyl
OxamylSulfonylurea
Screen
Bensulfuron methyl
Chlorimuron ethyl
Chlorsulfuron
DPX V9636
Ethametsulfuron methyl
Metsulfuron methyl
Nicosulfuron
Prosulfuron
Sulfometuron-Methyl
Sulfosulfuron
Thifensulfuron
Thifensulfuron-Methyl
Triasulfuron
Tribenuron-Methyl

Produce 
Screen
Acephate
Chlorpyrifos
Dimethoate
Ethion
Iprodione
Mevinphos
Vinclozolin

Soil Sterilant
Sterilants
Atrazine
Bromacil
DCPMU
Diuron
Simazine
Tebuthiuron

Alkanolamines
Diethanolamine
Diisopropanolamine
Ethanolamine
Isopropanolamine

Fungicides
(EBDCs)
Ferbam
Maneb
Mancozeb
Metiram
Nabam
Thiram
Zineb
Ziram