MarSens - Critical review of the state of the art of marine risk assessment and recommendations for further research (UBC)

Projektlaufzeit: 2006     


Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Hans Toni Ratte


Helga von Lochow


The project is funded by CEFIC LRI


Carolin Peters & Dr. Wolfgang Ahlf,
TU Hamburg-Harburg
Department of Environmental Science and Technology - Ecotoxicology
Eissendorfer Strasse 40
21072 Hamburg



In the framework of marine risk assessment only a limited amount of toxicity data are available for the effect assessment. MarSens investigates the uncertainty of the extrapolation from freshwater toxicity to marine organisms for the risk assessment with the special focus on substances with a narcotic mode of action.