About us

Scymaris Ltd is based at the Brixham Environmental Laboratory site located in Devon, England where specialized laboratory services have been provided to the Chemical and Pharmaceutical industries for over 65 years. We provide high quality and cost effective ecotoxicology, environmental fate, plant metabolism and analytical chemistry services to the global agrochemical, pharmaceutical and chemical industries. Our goal is to help our clients understand the lifecycle of chemicals in our environment and the impact this has on the ecosystem. The company is led by an experienced management and operations team.

The job holder will work as part of an experienced team; within the chemistry and environmental fate departments. Initially on a supervised basis and subsequently on an unsupervised basis as they learn to manage their work priorities to meet expected deadlines. [vc_separator type='normal' position='center' color='#000000' thickness='2'...

[video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://scymaris.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Dolphins-chasing-away-blue-monday.mp4"][/video]   A visit from dolphins this morning; helping us chase away blue Monday! Dolphins are a rare treat for us at Scymaris. We are fortunate enough that our office is based right near the waters edge and we manage to catch a rare glimpse...

Scymaris are experts in running Mysid acute and chronic flow through studies. We have multiple rigs and have many years’ experience working with difficult test substances. We are able to provide a range of Mysid studies on a range of compounds that conform with GLP standards of...

Christmas jumper day at Scymaris - Making the world better with a sweater! For Save the Children UK Merry Christmas from @scymaris!  ...

Scymaris recently attended the Chemical Industry Regulations (CIR) conference in Nice, France 5 to 7 September. Its exhibition stand and attendance at the presentations provided an excellent opportunity to hear the latest regulatory updates and network with clients. Next year's event will take place in Barcelona,...

The Scymaris team will be present on Stand 3 at the CIR conference in Nice, France from 5-7 September 2017. With the REACH deadline looming (31 May 2018) this will be a great opportunity to find out how the Scymaris laboratory can help your company meet...

[caption id="attachment_15828" align="alignright" width="300"] Michelle Fox and Peter Owen on the Scymaris stand at SETAC Brussels May 2017[/caption] In May 2017 Scymaris had a presence at the 27th Annual SETAC event in Brussels.  "This was a key event for us and we had some very good interest in the...

[caption id="attachment_15815" align="alignleft" width="159"] Tim Derrington[/caption] Over 80 new jobs will be created by Scymaris – a new company that has relaunched the former Astra Zeneca Brixham Environmental Laboratory, Brixham, Devon, UK ­– following financial backing and support from Torbay Council and Plymouth University. Scymaris has become...