Environmental Pollutants Profile (EPP) (Dried Urine)-US BioTek Kit

Note: This is a home collection test kit that will be mailed to you.



Fasting Required: No

Specimen: Dried Urine

Lab: US BioTek

Results: 5-10 business days

Limitations: This test is not suitable for anyone under the age of 2.

Special Instructions: Preservatives need to be avoided for 48 hours before collections. Sorbic Acid/Sorbate and Benzoic Acid/Sodium Benzoate

Description: Long-term exposure to many common chemicals in our environment is known or suspected to have serious health consequences. Our Environmental Pollutants Profile provides quantitative measurement of 14 select metabolites that can help define an individual’s toxic burden and provide valuable information for a targeted nutritional and detoxification intervention.

Analytes Tested:

Xylene Exposure:
3-Methylhippurate
2-Methylhippurate

Toluene Exposure:
Hippurate
Benzoate

Benzene Exposure:
t,t-Muconic Acid

Trimethylbenzene Exposure:
3,4-Dimethylhippurate

Styrene Exposure:
Mandelate
Phenylglyoxylate
Mandelate + Phenylglyoxylate

Phthalate Exposure:
Monoethyl Phthalate
Phthalate
Quinolinate

Paraben Exposure:
Para-Hydroxybenzoate

Methyl Tert-butyl Ether Exposure:
Alpha-Hydroxyisobutyrate

Note: Result turnaround times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.