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Completed research projects

Pharmaceuticals, nanomaterials, pollutants

Available test systems for the determination of biodegradation – Identification of gaps in the persistency evaluation

German Federal Environment Agency, Project No. 54429, project duration 05/2015 – 03/2016

Identification and evaluation of selected pharmaceuticals and their metabolites in the water cycle

German Federal Environment Agency, FZK 206 61 202, project duration 11/2006 - 10/2008

EC-Projekt "SOPHIED" Novel Sustainable Bioprocesses for European Colour Industries

EC, 6th Framework Programme, IP NMP2-CT-2004-505899, project duration 07/2004 - 06/2008

EC-Project "MUTATEX" Identification and Substitution of Mutagenic Dyes in Textile Finishing

EC, 5th Framework Programme, CRAFT QLK4-CT-2000-70158, project duration 03/2000 - 05/2004

Degradation behaviour of antibiotic drugs

German Federal Environment Agency (reserach project FKZ: 298 63 722, 1999-2003)

Biocides

Cumulative exposure assessment and risk characterization of biocidal products.

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 3711 63 412, project duration 11/2011 – 5/2014

Efficiency and practicability of risk mitigation measures for biocidal products with focus on disinfectants

German Federal Environment Agency (research project FKZ 3710 67 406, 11/2010 - 08/2012)

Thematic Strategy on Sustainable Use of Plant Protection Products –Transferring proposals to Biocides

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 3708 63 400, project duration 2008 - 2011

Efficiency and practicability of risk mitigation measures for biocidal products

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 3709 65 402, project duration 11/2009 - 06/2010

Concept development on the assessment of cumulative exposure to the environment

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 360 04 030, project duration 10/2009 - 04/2010

Study towards the Development and Dissemination of Best Practice on Sustainable Use of Biocidal Products

European Comission, DG-Environment, 070307/2009/546211/ETU/D4, project duration 12/2007 - 08/2008

Assessing the Impact of the Revision of Directive 98/8/EC Concerning the Placing of Biocidal Products on the Market

European Commission, DG-Environment, EU:284375-2007, project duration 12/2007 - 08/2008

Information requirement on alternative measures for the minimization of the use of biocides

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 203 67 448/01 and 02, project duration 04/2004 - 06/2006

Health risks from biocide-containing products and from articles of daily use

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 204 61 218/05, project duration 10/2004 - 10/2005

Water and wastewater

PRiMaT: Preventive risk management of drinking water supply

BMBF joint project, FKZ 02WRS1279E, project duration 11/2011 - 11/2014

Effect-related test data of specific wastewater sectors for the new conception of the Wastewater Ordinance

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 206 26 302, project duration 11/2006 – 09/2008

OSPAR working group on "Whole Effluent Assessment"

German Federal Environment Agency, FKZ 201 19 304 and 205 44 324/01, project duration 2001 – 2007

Use of environmentally compatible cooling water treatment chemicals

German Federal Environment Agency (research project FKZ 200 24 33, (000 - 2001)

Environmentally sound disinfectants in hospital wastewater

German Federal Environment Agency (research project FKZ 297 27 526, 1997 - 1999)

Toxicity and Mutagenicity of Wastewater from Textile Production

German Federal Environment Agency (research project FKZ 102 06 519, 1993 – 1995)

Contaminating substances and the waste water situation in hospitals

German Federal Environment Agency (research project FKZ 102 06 514, 1992 – 1995)

Eco-label

"Blue Angel" for consumer products and services

Realisation of expertises for new or revised award criteria for the ecolabel "Blue Angel"

Ecobalance of municipal winter road maintenance for Munich and Nuernberg

The direct and indirect environmental impacts of the municipal winter road maintenance from two German cities have been assessed by applying the methodology of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) according to ISO 14040. project duration 2003 - 2004

Evaluation of de-icing and gritting agents for winter road maintenance

German Environmental Agency, FKZ 200 95 308/04 and FKZ 202 95 382-7, project duration 2002 - 2004