Unité Chimie Environnementale CERES LOCUSTOX

Updated: Aug-31-2020

General Information

Type of service provider
Testing laboratory
Physical postal address

Km 15 Route de Rufisque / MBao, à côté de la DPV
Dakar
Senegal

Phone number
+221 33 834 42 94
E-mail
cereslocustox [at] orange.sn
Has the laboratory been accredited in any scopes?
Yes
Scopes of Accreditation
Analysis of pesticide residues in products of plant origin
Accreditation body
COFRAC N° 1-5136
Does the laboratory have other sites?
No

Personnel

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Head of Organization

CEO Name
Papa Sam Gueye
CEO Phone
CEO E-mail
psamgueye [at] hotmail.com

Total laboratory personnel

Total laboratory personnel
22
Male laboratory personnel
13
Female laboratory personnel
9

Technical personnel

Technical personnel total
6
Male technical personnel
3
Female technical personnel
3

Technical Information

Testing

Laboratory services offered
Chemical
Water / food
Environmental
Scope of services offered
Test object or product tested or matrices
Drinking water and waste water
Test parameter/ properties measured
Pesticides, PCB, PAH
Type of test/ instrumentation used
GC-ECD, GC-MS,HPLC-DAD
Methods
ISO 17294-2: 2016
Accreditation status
No
Test object or product tested or matrices
Soil, sediment
Test parameter/ properties measured
Pesticides, PCB, PAH
Type of test/ instrumentation used
GC-ECD, GC-MS,HPLC-DAD
Accreditation status
No
Test object or product tested or matrices
Food
Test parameter/ properties measured
Pesticides, PCB, PAH
Type of test/ instrumentation used
GC-ECD, GC-MS,HPLC-DAD
Accreditation status
Yes
Test object or product tested or matrices
Packaging
Test parameter/ properties measured
Pesticides, PCB, PAH
Type of test/ instrumentation used
GC-ECD, GC-MS,HPLC-DAD
Accreditation status
No
Test object or product tested or matrices
Environmental matrix of plant and animal origin
Test parameter/ properties measured
Pesticides, PCB, PAH
Type of test/ instrumentation used
GC-ECD, GC-MS,HPLC-DAD
Accreditation status
No
Does the laboratory conduct sampling, upon request of the client, of products to be tested?
Yes

Proficiency Testing

Does the lab participate in proficiency testing for accredited scopes
Yes
Does the lab participate in proficiency testing for non-accredited scopes
Yes
PT Scheme details
BIPEA
Does the laboratory sub-contract testing work to other laboratories?
No

Quality Control / Quality Management

Does the lab operate an internal quality control (QC) system to ensure quality of test results?
Yes
Does the lab operate a management system (or Quality Management System) for assuring the quality of results?
Yes
Is the system documented in a Quality Manual?
Yes