Business Fields Applied Ecology

Research and development for our clients

The research, development and service activities of the Applied Ecology Division in Schmallenberg are pooled in five business areas which address different customers: manufacturers of plant protection products, the chemical industry (including manufacturers of biocides and pharmaceutical products), food and feed manufacturing and processing industries, and governmental agencies.

Fraunhofer IME scientists at SETAC Europe, Rome

Rome, 13 - 17 May 2018

The SETAC Europe 28th Annual Meeting “Responible and Innovative Research for Environmental Quality” was held in Rome (Italy) from 13-17 May 2018 and hosted scientists from Europe and overseas. Biologists and chemists from Fraunhofer IME were contributing to the meeting with over 30 oral presentations and posters.

Please find here selected presentrations.

Applied Ecology Newsletter - November 2017

In addition to our Annual Report this issue of the Applied Ecology Newsletter presents interesting topics of our ongoing research. In each issue we also introduce one scientific employee to "give our institute a face".

 

This time headline:
SMALL RUNNING WATER IDENTIFIES EFFECTS OF PLANT PROTECTION PRODUCTS
New test system to detect chronic effects of pesticides on organisms living in running waters

Applied Ecology NEWS NOV 2017

 

See also

Flyer Chronic Testing of Lotic Invertebrates

Applied Ecology Newsletter - November 2016

In addition to our Annual Report this first issue of the Applied Ecology Newsletter presents interesting topics of our ongoing research. In each issue we also introduce one scientific employee to "give our institute a face".

This time headline:
DOES CONTAMINATED FEED RESULT IN AN ACCUMULATION OF POLLUTANTS?
New test system to investigate biomagnification

 

Applied Ecology NEWS NOV 2016