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Improving the realism and the relevance of microplastic effect tests

  • 7 June, 2024
  • 11:00
  • Omnia Auditorium Wageningen University, Building 105, Hoge Steeg 2, 6708 PH Wageningen
  • Wageningen University, Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management
  • prof.dr. A.A. Koelmans

This project aims: (a) to provide a comprehensive, critical review in order to identify both key ecological hazard research gaps, experimental quality issues and the appropriate methodologies for conducting hazard tests with MP materials, (b) to design and perform targeted ecological hazard research to evaluate how both intrinsic and extrinsic factors that influence the effects of MP on sensitive environmental species.


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