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MANAGING THE EFFECTS OF MULTIPLE STRESSORS ON AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS UNDER WATER SCARCITY
ID: 603629
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2019-01-31
Water and water-related services are major components of the human wellbeing, and as such are major factors of socio-economic development in Europe; yet freshwater systems are under threat by a variety of stressors (organic and inorganic pollution, geomorphological alteration...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 111026
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
Innovative Reuse of All Tyre Components in Concrete
ID: 603722
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2017-06-30
An estimated one billion tyres are discarded each year. Post-Consumer tyre arisings for EU countries (2010) are 3.4M tonnes per year. At the moment nearly 50% of all recycled tyres/components still end up as fuel, in low grade applications or in landfill. All tyre constituent...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 111538
Last updated on: 2017-03-13
Health and Environment-wide Associations based on Large population Surveys
ID: 603946
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2018-09-30
Assessing individual exposure to environmental stressors and predicting health outcomes implies that both environmental exposures and epi/genetic variations are reliably measured simultaneously. HEALS (Health and Environment-wide Associations based on Large population Surveys...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110918
Last updated on: 2016-11-28
Ice, Climate, and Economics - Arctic Research on Change
ID: 603887
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
The ICE-ARC project aims to understand and quantify the multiple stresses involved in the change in the Arctic marine environment. Particular focus is on the rapid retreat and collapse of the Arctic sea ice cover and to assess the climatic (ice, ocean, atmosphere and ecosyste...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110891
Last updated on: 2016-11-23
Policy-oriented marine Environmental Research in the Southern EUropean Seas
ID: 287600
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The overall scientific objectives of PERSEUS are to identify the interacting patterns of natural and human-derived pressures on the Mediterranean and Black Seas, assess their impact on marine ecosystems and, using the objectives and principles of the Marine Strategy Framework...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 102043
Last updated on: 2016-10-31
Earth system Model Bias Reduction and assessing Abrupt Climate change
ID: 282672
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2016-02-29
EMBRACE brings together the leading Earth System Models (ESMs) in Europe around a common set of objectives to improve our ability to (i) simulate the Earth System and (ii) make reliable projections of future global change. EMBRACE builds on the existing European collaboration...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99891
Last updated on: 2016-10-31
Developmental neurotoxicity assessment of mixtures in children
ID: 282957
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Various recent epidemiological studies have indicated that exposure to low doses of environmental biologically active contaminants during human development can alter gene expression and have deleterious effects on cognitive development in childhood. The DENAMIC project is ult...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100684
Last updated on: 2016-09-19
Effects of Climate Change on Air Pollution Impacts and Response Strategies for European Ecosystems
ID: 282910
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
ÉCLAIRE investigates the ways in which climate change alters the threat of air pollution on European land ecosystems including soils. Based on field observations, experimental data and models, it establishes new flux, concentration and dose-response relationships, as a basis ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100135
Last updated on: 2016-08-29
Atopic diseases in changing climate, land use and air quality
ID: 282687
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-03-31
There is an urgent need to understand how global and regional climate, land use and air quality changes will impact human health. Our consortium constitutes an innovative and multidisciplinary approach to explore the combined pan-European impact of changes in climate, land us...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100880
Last updated on: 2016-08-29
Fate and effects of cytostatic pharmaceuticals in the environment and the identification of biomarkers for and improved risk assessment on environmental exposure
ID: 265264
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
CytoThreat addresses the need to assess the risks of pharmaceuticals released in the environment, focusing on cytostatic drugs because they are highly hazardous compounds due to their genotoxic properties which may cause unexpected long term effects. Their release in the envi...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 96703
Last updated on: 2016-07-12
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