The samples in the es-BANK are available only for scientific study. But, we can't send the samples to foreign countries.

How to request for archived samples

(1) Application

First, please apply from the following site of Research Center (LaMer).

Research Center “Leading Academia in Marine and Environment Pollution Research (LaMer)”

(2) Request

After you receive a reply from the LaMer in-charge, please fill up Form E-3 (Agreement for Utilization of Specimens) and send two hard copies of the form to es-Bank. Additionally, please write the requirements in Form E-4 (Sample Application Form) and Form E-5 (Return Confirmation Form), and send us the same with Form E-3. But, please keep the ‘Remaining weight’ column of the Form E-5 blank. You may download the forms from the links below.

(3) Provision of samples

It is decided that an applicant performs the cutting work of samples in es-BANK as a general rule. Please confer with us when it is difficult. The samples will be sent to you with a copy of the Agreement form signed by the leader of es-Bank.

(4) Report

Please refer to a site of LaMer office above-mentioned.

Request Forms

Contact Information

es-BANK, Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University 2-5 Bunkyo-cho, Matsuyama 790-8577, Japan E-mail: es-bank@agr.ehime-u.ac.jp

Contacts
Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University
2-5 Bunkyo-cho, Matsuyama 790-8577, Japan

Tel&Fax: +81-89-927-8133  E-mail: es-bank@agr.ehime-u.ac.jp