Networks and Working Groups

The Ecotox Centre staff bring their expertise into various committees and thus contribute to knowledge transfer.

Network/Working Group


aQaTox Solutions AG, Dübendorf, scientific advisory committee Inge Werner
Accompanying group accumulation of mercury in food webs Janine Wong
Accompanying group influence of plant protection products on soil fertility Janine Wong
BAFU, Working Group Application Soil Janine Wong
CEN/TC 351/WG1 - Working group: Release from contruction products into soil, ground water and surface water Etienne Vermeirssen
CIPEL Commission internationale pour la protection des eaux du Léman Benoit Ferrari
DIN NA 119-01-03-05-01 WG Bioassays Cornelia Kienle
DIN NA 119-01-03-05-09  WG "Hormonal Effects/Xenohormones" Etienne Vermeirssen
DIN, NA 119-01-03-05-12 WG Key ecotoxicity testing issues Etienne Vermeirssen
Environmental Sciences Europe, Advisory Board Inge Werner
EU Commission – Endocrine Disruptor Expert Group Eszter Simon
EU Multilateral Group of national risk assessors Marion Junghans
EU Water Framework Directive Common Implementation Strategy – Working Group  Chemicals Marion Junghans
Federal Office for the Environment, Steering Committee Water Assessment  Inge Werner
gaiac Forschungsinstitut für Ökosystemanalyse und -bewertung, Science Advisory Panel Inge Werner
German Federal Institute of Hydrology, Scientific advisory board Inge Werner
Groupe technique (GT) Bioessais Cornelia Kienle
ISO/TC 147/SC 5 - Biological Methods WG 2: Toxicity to invertebrates Cornelia Kienle
ISO/TC 147/SC 5 - Biological Methods WG 5: Toxicity - Algae and aquatic plants Cornelia Kienle
ISO/TC 147/SC 5/WG 9 - Genotoxicity and endocrine effects Etienne Vermeirssen
ISO/TC 147/SC 5/WG 12 Key ecotoxicity testing issues Etienne Vermeirssen
Modular Stepwise Procedure, Accompanying group micopollutants Marion Junghans
Network of reference laboratories for monitoring of emerging environmental pollutants (NORMAN), Working Group 2: Bioassays and biomarkers in water quality monitoring Etienne Vermeirssen
NORMAN, Working Group 3: Effect-directed analysis of hazardous pollutants Eszter Simon
NORMAN, Cross-working group activity: Passive sampling for emerging pollutants Etienne Vermeirssen
OECD, Endocrine Disrupter Testing and Assessment Advisory Group Eszter Simon
SedNet, European Sediment Network Carmen Casado-Martinez, Benoit Ferrari
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), German Language Branch
Marion Junghans
SETAC, Sediment Advisory Group Carmen Casado-Martinez
SETAC, Aquatic Macrophyte Ecotoxicology Advisory Group Carmen Casado-Martinez
Swiss Centre for Applied Human Toxicology (SCAHT), Foundation Council Inge Werner
Swiss Society for Hydrology and Limnology, Steering Committee Benoit Ferrari
Swiss Standards Association, Standards committee 107 (Water quality), chair Cornelia Kienle
Swiss Standards Association, Standards committee 107 (Water quality) Etienne Vermeirssen
VSA Competence Center Surface Waters Inge Werner