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11th International Fresenius ECOTOX Conference

Aquatic and Terrestrial Ecotoxicology and Risk Management

Learn about new subjects of discussion in ecotoxicology in the agrochemical industry!

30.11.2011 to 01.12.2011 in Mainz/Germany


General Aspects and Policies
  • Principles of regulation and risk assessment
  • Ecosystem Services case-study

The New Regulation
  • A notifier′s and national authority perspective

Trends in Ecotoxicology and Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Mechanistic effect modelling: from individuals to populations and landscapes
  • Applying ecological models to higher tier risk assessments
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Mixture toxicity
  • Improving bee brood development
  • Aquatic biodiversity

Hazard Criteria
  • Endocrine Disruptors
  • PBT assessment

New Developments
  • Aquatic ecotoxicology
  • Experience with the Guidance Document for Birds & Mammals
  • Susceptbility of terrestrial amphibian life stages to pesticides
  • Guttation – a source of exposure?

Risk Management
  • Catchment specific risk mitigation measures for pesticide entries in aquatic ecosystems

Team of experts

Anne Alix French Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries, Rural Affairs and Spatial Planning | Thomas Backhaus University of Gothenburg | Renja Bereswill University of Koblenz-Landau | Theo C. M. Brook Alterra / Wageningen University and Research Center | Carsten Brühl Univesity of Koblenz-Landau | Mark A. Clook Chemicals Regulation Directorate | Samantha Deacon Environ Corporation | Peter Dohmen BASF | Tobias Frische German Federal Environment Agency (UBA) | Volker Grimm Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) | Jan Hassink BASF | Lukas Jeker Innovative Environmental Services | Bernhard Johnen CropLife International | Jürgen Keppler Bayer CropScience | Matthias Liess Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) | Steve Norman Dow AgroSciences | Julie North Chemicals Regulation Directorate | Helen Thompson The Food and Environmental Research Agency (FERA) | Pernille Thorbek Syngenta

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Contact details

Monika Stratmann
Head of Conference Organisation
Phone  +49 231 75896-48
Fax  +49 231 75896-53

Venue/Conference Hotel

Atrium Hotel Mainz
Flugplatzstra├če 44
55126 Mainz
Phone  +49 6131 491-0
Fax  +49 6131 491-128

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