Do pesticides harm our fish?

Online biomonitoring of treated wastewater

Microplastics in the environment

Ecotox Centre now in FLUX

22. July 2021

Ecotox Centre now in FLUX

On 12 July, the Ecotox Centre in Dübendorf has moved to the newly constructed FLUX building, where it can now be found on the E floor.

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New soil ecotoxicologist at the Ecotox Centre

15. July 2021

New soil ecotoxicologist at the Ecotox Centre

In June, Mathieu Renaud has started as new scientist in soil ecotoxicology at the Ecotox Centre in Lausanne.

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The Ecotox Centre

The Ecotox Centre is the Swiss competence centre for applied, practice-oriented ecotoxicology. It serves as the primary knowledge hub and discussion platform for research and development, consulting and education in that area.


Proposals for Acute and Chronic Quality Standards Test Systems Continuing Education Student Research Projects Staff

Current publications, info sheets and reports

Werner, I., Schneeweiss, A., Segner, H., & Junghans, M. (2021). Environmental risk of pesticides for fish in small- and medium-sized streams of Switzerland. Toxics, 9(4), 79 (15 pp.). doi.org/10.3390/toxics9040079 , Institutional Repository
Rechsteiner, D., Wettstein, F. E., Vermeirssen, E. L. M., Hollender, J., & Bucheli, T. D. (2021). Estrogene von Nutztieren. Matchentscheidend oder kaum relevant für die Gewässerbelastung?. Aqua & Gas, 101(4), 40-46. , Institutional Repository
Burkhardt, M., Rohr, M., Tietje, O., Klingler, M., Savi, D., & Junghans, M. (2021). Emissionsbasierte Bauproduktebewertung. Gewässerschutz an der Quelle: nachhaltiges Bauen durch Anwendung eines neuen Konzepts. Aqua & Gas, 101(4), 55-64. , Institutional Repository

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the environment

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Ecotoxicity of cigarette butts

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Évaluation de la qualité des sédiments des canaux Stockalper, du Bras-Neuf et des îles (Valais, Suisse) basée sur une approche de type triade

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