ericSynTech’s Ecotoxicology business is one of our fastest-growing sectors. As a result, Eric Ythier, currently Global Account Manager for Ecotox Field/Lab studies, Team Lead and Study Director for the Ecotoxicology program in France, is taking on the role of Global Account Manager full-time. Eric will focus on business development, building and servicing our rapidly-growing list of clients for our global ecotoxicology service. Eric can be contacted at



LineAs a result, Line Deslandes has been appointed as Team Lead for the SynTech Terrestrial Ecotoxicology Department in France. After studying agronomy at University of Angers, France and working on pests and beneficials in France and Canada, Line joined SynTech Research in 2005 as a field trialist, later becoming Principal Investigator in Residue and Ecotoxicology studies. She then became a Study Director, working on non-target organisms (pollinators, non-target plants, beneficials and soil organisms), later becoming National Program Coordinator for Terrestrial Ecotoxicology. Line can be contacted at