Environment

New Review Paper on “Potential Environmental Impacts of Synthetic or Biological Substances of Deliberate or Accidental Origin”

In the "Libraries" section it is available the second paper of the EUBARnet Review Series on Safety and Environmental Aspects of Biosecurity is authored by Prof. Silvana Galassi from the University of Milano. The paper presents and discusses some cases of environmental risks of biochemical origin, including of accidental or deliberate nature, as well as an overview of relevant European legislation on the matter.

New Review Paper “Potential Environmental Impacts of Synthetic or Biological Substances of Deliberate or Accidental Origin”

In the “Libraries” section it is available the second paper of the Review Series on Safety and Environmental Aspects of Biosecurity. The paper, by Silvana Galassi from the University of Milano, presents and discusses some cases of environmental risks of biochemical origin, including of accidental or deliberate nature, as well as an overview of relevant European legislation on the matter.

Seminar on Biosecurity, Safety and Environmental Impacts

When: Friday, 27 April, 2012
Where: Centre for Functional Ecology University of Coimbra, Portugal
Contacts: Ulisses Azeiteiro

New Review Paper on “Environmental Aspects of Biosecurity and Practice Standards in Europe”

In the “Libraries” section it is available the first Paper of the Review Series on Environmental Aspects of Biosecurity. The paper deals with environmental aspects of biosecurity, environmental protection, GMOs and practice standards in Europe. More information and the link to download the paper are available here

Article in Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety

We signal an article co-authored by an EUBARnet expert, Ulisses M. Azeiteiro from the University of Coimbra, which can be interesting in the framework of biosecurity and environmental protection aspects. The reference and the abstract are reported below. The article is available online from www.sciencedirect.com Daniela R. de Figueiredo, Ulisses M. Azeiteiro,b Sonia M. Esteves, Fernando J.M. Gonçalves, and Mario J. Pereira, Microcystin-producing blooms—a serious global public health issue, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 59 (2004) 151–163.