Neue Ansätze in Ökotoxikologie und Chemikalienbewertung

Escher, Beate (2003) Neue Ansätze in Ökotoxikologie und Chemikalienbewertung. GAIA, 12 3: 176-180.

Author Escher, Beate
Title Neue Ansätze in Ökotoxikologie und Chemikalienbewertung
Translated title New approaches in ecotoxicology and effect assessment of chemicals
Language of Title ger
Journal name GAIA   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0940-5550
Publication date 2003-08-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
Volume 12
Issue 3
Start page 176
End page 180
Total pages 5
Place of publication Munich, Germany
Publisher Oekom
Language ger
Subject 05 Environmental Sciences
0502 Environmental Science and Management
Abstract The problems and challenges in ecotoxicology and the risk assessment of chemicals are reviewed with a particular focus on prospective methods and consistence with the precautionary principle. The significance of modes of toxic action for the hazard assessment is shown. A concept for the classification according to toxic mechanisms is derived and illustrated with practical examples
Keyword Ecotoxicology
Effect assessment
Environmental chemistry
Environmental pollution
Modes of toxic action
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) - Collection
National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology Publications
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