Current projects

Current projects within the UFZ

Finished projects

  • SOLUTIONS wants to provide solutions for emerging pollutants in European water resources in close dialogue with stakeholders.
  • MODELKEY - Models for Assessing and Forecasting the Impact of Environmental Key Pollutants on Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems and Biodiversity
  • Neurobox - is a project that investigates the neurotoxic effects of anthropogenic trace substances in the water cycle.
  • NaToxAq - this project will produce knowledge about natural toxins in aquatic environments.
  • EDA-EMERGE is a 4 year Marie Curie ITN project focused on producing young scientists with the interdisciplinary skills required to meet the major challenges in the monitoring, assessment and management of toxic pollution in EU river basins
  • Kleingew√§ssermonitoring the nationwide monitoring of small streams provides a quantitative assessment of the influence of pesticides from diffuse agricultural sources on small and medium-sized watercourses.
  • P3 will conduct ecological research and policy relevant actions on pollution, pathogens and anthropological impacts in mountain ecosystems, especially at the interface of aquatic and terrestrial habitats and in the socio-ecological system.
  • Keybioeffects investigates the cause-effect relationships of the most important pollutants on the biodiversity of European rivers.
  • Riskbase
  • XTRACT was a project to develop a standard operation procedure for the solid phase extraction of waste water of the purpose of biotesting and chemical analysis (Umweltbundesamt FKZ37172632060). Contact: Dr. Tobias Schulze
  • LVSPE-Event was a project to develop a new type of the LVSPE device (AIF ZF4315804CR7). Contact: Dr. Tobias Schulze