Projects

  • Assessment of substances of very high concern (SVHC) according to Art. 57 lit. f of the REACH-regulation – substances with specific mode of action, 2010-2011 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 360 01 055).
  • Literature study: Comparison of calculated BCF-values with experimental bioaccumulation data according to OECD 305, 2008-2009 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 360 04 024).
  • Compilation of hazardous substances of potential concern to REACH from literature, environmental monitoring and other (non-European) regulations, 2008-2009 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 360 12 019).
  • Development of environmental quality standards for pollutants of Annex VIII WFD, 2008-2009 (Länderfinanzierungsprogramm 'Wasser, Boden und Abfall', Projekt-Nr. O 5.07).
  • Optimized strategies for risk assessment of chemicals based on intelligent testing [OSIRIS], EU-Projekt 1.1.6.3, Complementary Research VII.1, Topic VII.1.1: "Intelligent Testing Strategy for Chemicals", 2007-2011.
  • Assessment and regulation of environmental hormones, Part 5: Development of structure- and risk-based methods to identify potential endocrine disrupting chemicals for prioritization under REACH, 2007-2008 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 206 67 448/05).
  • Effects of molecular size and lipid solubility on bioaccumulation potential, 2006-2007 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 360 01 043).
  • Hazard assessment of silicone oils (polydimethylsiloxanes) used in antifouling-/foul-release products in the marine environment, 2004-2005 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 360 04 015).
  • Prediction of Persistence, 2003 (AL-Luhnstedt).
  • Development of environmental quality standards for protection of aquatic biota in surface waters, 2002-2003 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 202 24 276).
  • Inventory of marine biotest methods for evaluation of dredged material and sediments, 1998-1999 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 298 25 753). [Summary]
  • Fate and activity modelling of environmental pollutants using structure-activity relationships (FAME), 1996-1998 (EU, DG XII).
  • Evaluation of the biological effect techniques of the Joint Assessment Monitoring Programme (JAMP), 1996 (Umweltbundesamt).
  • QSARs for the assessment of defined mixtures of chemicals, 1996 (Umweltbundesamt).
  • QSAR estimation of aquatic ecotoxicity and biodegradation of sparingly soluble substances, 1995 (AL-Luhnstedt).
  • Potential for secondary poisoning and biomagnification in marine organisms, 1995 (Umweltbundesamt, 97583/2).
  • Risk assessment of chemicals, 1994 (Research Institute of Toxicology, Utrecht University, NL).
  • Application of QSAR models for ecotoxicological assessment of chemicals, 1994 (Umweltbundesamt).
  • Mutual interactions of chemicals with regard to their water solubility, 1994 (Danmarks Miljøundersøgelser, Roskilde, DK).
  • Scientific organisation of the 6th QSAR-Workshop, 1993-1994 (EU, ECB, Ispra, I).
  • Trilateral collaborative project on fate and effects predictions for high production volume chemicals, 1993 (EU, ECB, Ispra, I).
  • QSAR modelling of the ERL-D fathead minnow acute toxicity database, 1988, (U.S. EPA Environmental Research Laboratory, Duluth MN, U.S.A.)
  • Effects of molecular size and lipid solubility on bioaccumulation potential, 2006-2007 (Umweltbundesamt, FKZ 360 01 043)
  • Development of environmental quality standards for pollutants of Annex VIII WFD, 2008-2009 (Länderfinanzierungsprogramm 'Wasser, Boden und Abfall', Projekt-Nr. O 5.07)