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Cooperations and Projects

Lower Saxony Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (NMELV)


Investigation of drug residues and multiresistant microorganisms in biogas plants Untersuchungen zu Arzneimittelrückständen und multiresistenten Mikroorganismen in Biogasanlagen with special consideration of dry chicken manure as a fermentation substrate
Lower Saxony Ministry for the Environment, Energy and Climate Protection (NMUEK)


Occurence and possible effects of hormones from animal production on water and soil
German Federal Foundation Environment (DBU)


Reduction of the entry of veterinary drugs in the environmen using better degradable sulfonamides

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Minimization of the environmental entry of veterinary drugs and antibiotic-resistant microorganisms through new technologies

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Elimination of veterinary drugs in biogas plants

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Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)


Significance of dosage and treatment duration on the development of bacterial resistance against antibacterial agents in farm animals


Risks from waste water from intensive livestock farming for groundwater and surface water in agricultural areas (RiskAGuA, more information here). The project RiskAGuA is integrated to the BMBF funding measure risk management of new pollutants and pathogens in the water cycle (RiSKWA, more information here).