New research project on construction products

New research project on the ecotoxicological assessment of construction products

From May 2019 until April 2022 Hydrotox will work together with the BAM (Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin), the TZW (DVGW-Technologiezentrum Wasser, Karlsruhe) and the ToxRat Solutions GmbH (Alsdorf) on a research project granted by the German Environment Agency (UBA) regarding the ecotoxicological assessment of construction products. A selection of suitable construction products will be determined that will be tested in an international round robin interlaboratory test. The test will be organized, realized and evaluated. In addition, proposals for the integration of the methods into the award criteria of the "Blue Angel" will be developed.

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