Mission Statement

By way of scientifically based evidence, provide services of regulatory compliance throughout product development and quantify human and environmental health risk through the identification of hazards to manage and prioritize corrective action


Dr. Daniel Bechtel

Daniel Bechtel completed his Ph.D. in toxicology at the Toxicology Centre at the University of Saskatchewan. He specialized in immunotoxicology investigating the effects of air contaminants, from the oil and gas industry, on the immune system function. He also holds a M.Sc. in analytical and environmental toxicology and a B.S.A. in agricultural chemistry and food science. Employment history includes human and environmental health and safety and risk assessment (Health Canada); research, development and commercialization in various products (PRTox Consulting, DuPont, Cyanamid); and project management, study directorship and GLP/cGCP/GMP facility audits (PRTox Consulting). Daniel has acted as study director for non-clinical toxicology, field residue studies, environmental contamination assessments and co-authored government training and educational documents. Daniel is a designated Qualified Person (QP) in Saskatchewan for Phase II Environmental Site Assessment reports. Dr. Bechtel currently provides national and international clients strategic regulatory and scientific leadership services through successful applications to NNHPD, PMRA, CFIA as well as New Substance Notification. He may also conduct pre-inspection audits for the drug, pesticide, fertilizer and cannabis industries to assists with GMP compliance.


We manage your organizations Canadian regulatory submissions with confidence to navigate the regulatory approval processes for products requiring pre-market assessment.


We use sound approaches to data development, regulatory interpretation and navigation, design of field and lab studies for product performance, safety and fulfillment of regulatory requirements.


We can assist with a variety of Canadian Regulatory submissions including Pest Management Regulatory Agency, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, New Substances Notification, Natural and Non-prescription Health Products, Cannabis for Medical or Recreational Purposes, and other Health Canada Applications.


PRTox can provide Study Directorship services for toxicology, chemistry, metabolism, e-fate and other scientific studies. They also provide pre-inspection audits for cannabis facilities, and GMP, GCP, or GLP production.


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