Duckweed (Lemna minor) growth inhibition test (based on frond counts and chlorophyll content) for ecotoxicity assessment of chemical substances based on OECD 221 Guidelines

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The Lemna minor growth inhibition test test is performed according to the procedure detailed under the groundwater and sediment section of the ENFO page https://www.enfo.hu/en/node/13325

The test monitors growth inhibition of Lemna minor or Lemna gibba in test solutions of the chemical substance at various concentrations.

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OECD GUIDELINES FOR THE TESTING OF CHEMICALS (221). 2006. Lemna sp. Growth Inhibition Test, https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/environment/test-no-221-lemna-sp-growth-inhabition-test_9789264016194-en