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Low Resource consumption buildings and constructions by use of LCA in design and decision making
ID: 212531
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
LoRe-LCA aims to coordinate activities regarding the application of LCA in the European construction sector, focusing on comparing and improving the functional units used for LCA for whole buildings, improving the possibilities to compare results for different alternatives du...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89330
Last updated on: 2017-12-07
Bystanders, Residents, Operators and WorkerS Exposure models for plant protection products
ID: 265307
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-06-30
The BROWSE proposal is focussed directly and precisely on all the requirements of the call text. Specifically, it will: - Review, improve and extend the models currently used in the risk assessment of plant protection products (PPPs) to evaluate the exposure of operators, wor...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97105
Last updated on: 2017-12-04
Risk of brain cancer from exposure to radiofrequency fields in childhood and adolescence
ID: 226873
Start date: 2009-03-01, End date: 2016-02-29
The rapid worldwide increase in mobile phone use in adolescents and, more recently, children has generated considerable interest in the possible health effects of exposure to radio frequency (RF) fields. The current project aims to assess the potential carcinogenic effects of...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89894
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Enhanced exposure assessment and omic profiling for high priority environmental exposures in Europe
ID: 308610
Start date: 2012-11-01, End date: 2017-04-30
This project aims to predict individual disease risk related to the environment, by characterizing the external and internal exposome for common exposures (air and drinking water contaminants) during critical periods of life, including in utero. A large amount of health data ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 105526
Last updated on: 2017-10-06
Strategy for the preservation of plastic artefacts in museum collections
ID: 212218
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-03-31
During the twentieth century artists have used plastics and synthetics to create important pieces that are recognized nowadays as masterpieces. Unfortunately some plastics are degrading faster than had been expected and their preservation constitutes a challenge. Their is a l...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88882
Last updated on: 2017-06-21
Contaminant mixtures and human reproductive health - novel strategies for health impact and risk assessment of endocrine disrupters
ID: 212502
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2012-10-31
Disruption of hormonal signalling in fetal life can irreversibly affect human development and reproductive health at a later age. Of considerable concern in Europe is a decline in male semen quality and a high prevalence of congenital malformations and hormone-dependent cance...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88451
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Health Effects of Indoor Pollutants: Integrating microbial, toxicological and epidemiological approaches
ID: 211488
Start date: 2008-04-01, End date: 2013-03-31
Healthy housing and good indoor air quality are important goals of public health. However, biological indoor pollution due to dampness, moisture and mold is an emerging environmental health issue, as recognized in EU indoor air policy documents. Prevalence of dampness is rema...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 87924
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Health, environmental change and adaptive capacity: mapping, examining and anticipating future risks of water-related vector-borne diseases in eastern Africa
ID: 266327
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
The HEALTHY FUTURES project is motivated by concern for the health impacts of environmental changes. HEATHLY FUTURES aims to respond to this concern through construction of a disease risk mapping system for three water-related high-impact VBDs (malaria, Rift valley fever and ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97419
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Technologies
ID: 266200
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
The water and sanitation sector is not short of new and emerging technologies, but hardly any have been adopted into national strategies in Sub-Saharan Africa, nor have they been widely taken up by private enterprise. The contribution of new technologies to MDG targets appear...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97387
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Capacity-Linked water supply and sanitation improvement for Africa's peri-urban and Rural Areas
ID: 265676
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2014-02-28
There are a large number of small communities and towns in Africa that suffer from severe problems with water supply and sanitation. Small communities in rural areas and peri-urban areas of small towns have comparable settlement structures in which reuse of water and use of s...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 98911
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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