Ongoing

2017 – 2020 PLAWES: Plastics in the model system Weser-Wadden Sea, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany
2016 – 2021 PlastX – Plastics as Systemic Risk for Social-Ecological Supply Systems, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany
2016 – 2019 MiWa – Microplastics in the water cycle, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany
2014 – 2018 Fate and effects of microplastics in large rivers, Federal Ministry for Transportation and Infrastructure, Germany

 

Finished

2015 – 2017 FreshwaterMPs – Environmental fate and effects of microplastics in freshwater ecosystems, Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
2011 – 2017 ATHENE, European Research Council, Final report summary
2015 Eco-Tox Box – Removal of estrogens and antiestrogens in wastewater by activated carbon treatment, Innovation fund for sustainable development, Tübingen University, Germany
2014 – 2015 Fate of estrogens and antiestrogens during advanced treatment of hospital wastewater, Ministry of Environment, North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany, Final report (in German)
2013 Pilot study on microplastics in freshwater ecosystems, Federal Institute for Hydrology, Germany
2012 – 2016 SchussenAktivplus, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany
2012 – 2015 ENDETECH, European Commission (FP7), Final report summary
2011 – 2015 TransRisk, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany
2010 – 2011 Mitigation of micropollutants in the aquatic environment with emphasis to advanced wastewater treatment, Federal Environment Agency, Germany (conducted at the Federal Institute for Hydrology)
2007 – 2010 Characterization of Endocrine Disruptors from plastic materials by means of bioassays, Federal Environment Agency, Germany, Final report (in German)