On October 30, 2011 we lost Dr. Thomas Knacker, managing director of ECT and a much valued and loved colleague, research partner and friend. We deeply regret the loss of an internationally honoured ecotoxicologist. A farewell, in which several colleagues and friends are expressing their sorrow, has been published […]
ECT is now supporting the Society of Environmental Toxicology (SETAC) as a SETAC Europe sustaining partner.
Duis, K., Schüürmann, G., Kühne, R., Ost, N., Wagner, M., Holbech, H., Velasco-Santamaría, Y.M., Sacher, F., Warnecke, D.: Evaluation of the endocrine activity of 2,4,6-tribromophenol, benzanthrone and benzophenone-2 […]
Walter, M., Weil, M., Meißner, T., Potthoff, A., Springer, A., Gelinsky, G., Duis, K.: Untersuchung der aquatischen Ökotoxizität Eisen-basierter Nanokomposite mit akuten und chronischen Testverfahren
Stephan Jänsch, Jörg Römbke, Hubert Höfer, Franz Horak, Martina Roß-Nickoll, David Russell, Andreas Toschki: Earthworms in permanent soil monitoring sites – state of knowledge, database and concept for the improvement of a soil biodiversity assessment within the German National Strategy on Biodiversity
J. Römbke is co-chairing the session ‘Soil Ecotoxicology’, the special session ‘Integrating different tools for assessing soil health status’ and the Annual Meeting of the SETAC-Europe Advisory Group DOTTS (Dung Organism Toxicity Testing Standardization).
SETAC GLB is a regional branch of SETAC Europe and particularly engaged in supporting education and training of young scientists in the area of environmental sciences. Anja Coors has been in the council of SETAC GLB […]
For the activated sludge respiration inhibition test, the updated OECD test guideline 209 (22 July 2010) requires more replicates per treatment than the former guideline. To accomplish this new requirement and process the test within a reasonable timeframe, ECT recently established a multi-channel oxygen meter that allows simultaneous measurement and processing of respiration rates in […]
Invited presentation by Anja Coors:
The fish embryo toxicity test as a screening method to predict the toxicity of biocidal products
A. Coors is chairing the session ‘Combined effects of climate changes, biological invasions and pollution’
ECT Oekotoxikologie GmbH is a privately owned enterprise that was founded in 1993.
In compliance with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), we perform standardised ecotoxicological tests in the laboratory as well as at semi-field and field level.
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ECT Oekotoxikologie GmbH
Böttgerstraße 2 – 14
65439 Flörsheim am Main
Phone: +49 6145 9564-0
Fax: +49 6145 9564-99