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Prof. Henner Hollert

  1. Commentary

    The German postgraduate degree program in ecotoxicology (SETAC GLB and GDCh): a success story

    This article gives a comprehensive overview on the strategy, the development and the progress of the German postgraduate degree program in ecotoxicology (SETAC GLB and GDCh). The program soon prompted positive...

    Klaus Peter Ebke, Jan Ahlers, Thomas Braunbeck, Jörg Oehlmann, Toni Ratte, Ralf B. Schäfer, Adolf Eisenträger and Andreas Schäffer

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2016 28:19

    Published on: 23 June 2016

  2. Review

    The value of zebrafish as an integrative model in effect-directed analysis - a review

    Bioassays play a central role in effect-directed analysis (EDA), and their selection and application have to consider rather specific aspects of this approach. Meanwhile, bioassays with zebrafish, an establish...

    Carolina Di Paolo, Thomas-Benjamin Seiler, Steffen Keiter, Meng Hu, Melis Muz, Werner Brack and Henner Hollert

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2015 27:8

    Published on: 14 March 2015

  3. Discussion

    Bioaccumulation in aquatic systems: methodological approaches, monitoring and assessment

    Bioaccumulation, the accumulation of a chemical in an organism relative to its level in the ambient medium, is of major environmental concern. Thus, monitoring chemical concentrations in biota are widely and i...

    Sabine Schäfer, Georgia Buchmeier, Evelyn Claus, Lars Duester, Peter Heininger, Andrea Körner, Philipp Mayer, Albrecht Paschke, Caren Rauert, Georg Reifferscheid, Heinz Rüdel, Christian Schlechtriem, Christa Schröter-Kermani, Dieter Schudoma, Foppe Smedes, Dieter Steffen…

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2015 27:5

    Published on: 27 January 2015

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Environmental Sciences Europe 2015 27:14

  4. Research

    A multi-disciplinarily designed mesocosm to address the complex flow-sediment-ecology tripartite relationship on the microscale

    The stabilization of fine sediments via biofilms (‘biostabilization’) has various economic and ecological implications but is presently unaddressed within lotic waters. To investigate natural biofilm growth an...

    Holger Schmidt, Moritz Thom, Kerstin Matthies, Sebastian Behrens, Ursula Obst, Silke Wieprecht and Sabine Ulrike Gerbersdorf

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2015 27:2

    Published on: 14 January 2015

  5. Research

    Naturally toxic: natural substances used in personal care products

    Nature offers an incredible diversity of chemical compounds that boast a wide array of physiological effects. Many natural substances are employed in personal care products. Which of these natural substances a...

    Ursula Klaschka

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2015 27:1

    Published on: 14 January 2015

  6. Research

    The potential benefits and limitations of different test procedures to determine the effects of Ag nanomaterials and AgNO3 on microbial nitrogen transformation in soil

    The procedure described in The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) test guideline (TG) 216 is used to assess the effects of chemicals on microbial nitrogen transformation in soil, and...

    Kerstin Hund-Rinke and Karsten Schlich

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2014 26:28

    Published on: 9 October 2014

  7. Research

    Environmental impacts of nanomaterials: providing comprehensive information on exposure, transport and ecotoxicity - the project DaNa2.0

    Assessing the impact of new technologies or newly developed substances on our environment is a challenge, even more so if the applied test methods - both toxicological and analytical - are often found to be in...

    Dana Kühnel, Clarissa Marquardt, Katja Nau, Harald F Krug, Björn Mathes and Christoph Steinbach

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2014 26:21

    Published on: 2 October 2014

  8. Editorial

    Progress in ecotoxicology, environmental chemistry and ecology

    This Editorial introduces a series of papers on ‘Progress in ecotoxicology, environmental chemistry and ecology’ and was initiated in the context of the Joint SETAC GLB/GDCh Annual Meeting 2013 at the Universi...

    Bernd Sures, Nadine Ruchter, Sonja Zimmermann, Michael Eisinger and Henner Hollert

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2014 26:23

    Published on: 27 August 2014

  9. Discussion

    Comparative assessment of plant protection products: how many cases will regulatory authorities have to answer?

    The substitution principle has been included in the EU pesticides legislation as a new element. Comparative assessments will have to be conducted for all uses of plant protection products (PPPs) that contain a...

    Michael Faust, Carolina Vogs, Stefanie Rotter, Janina Wöltjen, Andreas Höllrigl-Rosta, Thomas Backhaus and Rolf Altenburger

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2014 26:11

    Published on: 28 June 2014

  10. Review

    16th SETAC GLB (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry German LanguageBranch) Annual meeting held under the main theme “EcoTOXICOlogy andEnvironmental CHEMISTRY: crossing borders” from 18th to 20th September2011 at Landau

    This report provides a brief review of the 16th annual meeting ofthe German Language Branch of the Society of Environmental Toxicology andChemistry (SETAC GLB) held from September 18th to 20th 2011 at theUniversi...

    Carsten A Brühl, Ralf B Schäfer, Fabienne Mittmann, Peter Stahlschmidt, Eric Bruns, Marco Candolfi, Philipp Egeler, Henner Hollert, Dominic Kaiser, Silvia Mohr, Toni Ratte, Gabriele E Schaumann, Christian Schlechtriem, Frauke Stock, Marco Vervliet Scheebaum, Peter C von der Ohe…

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2012 24:39

    Published on: 6 December 2012

  11. Editorial

    Laudation to Prof. Dr. Hans-Toni Ratte--towards conceptual, theory-based ecological science and its transfer to the applied field of ecotoxicology

    In order to thank Prof. Dr. Hans-Toni Ratte on the occasion of his retirement for his outstanding experimental and modelling merits in the field of ecotoxicology and ecology and his personal 65th anniversary o...

    Theo Brock, John P Giesy, Fred Heimbach, Henner Hollert, Martina Roß-Nickoll, Andreas Schäffer and Klaus Günther Steinhäuser

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2011 23:34

    Published on: 10 November 2011

  12. Commentary

    Financial Research Support for Ecotoxicology and Environmental Chemistry in Germany - Results of an Online Survey

    In recent years several initiatives addressed the inadequate financial support of pollutant-related environmental research in the Federal Republic of Germany. For an objective analysis about the research fundi...

    Henner Hollert, Juliane Filser, Roger Häußling, Michaela Hein, Michael Matthies, Jörg Oehlmann, Hans-Toni Ratte, Martina Roß-Nickoll, Andreas Schäffer, Martin Scheringer and Andreas Schiwy

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2011 23:24

    Published on: 6 July 2011

  13. Commentary

    4th Joint Annual Meeting of SETAC GLB and GDCh-Working Group "Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology" held under the main theme "From insight to decision (making)" from 6th to 9th September 2010 in Dessau-Rosslau

    This report provides a brief review of the fourth joint meeting of the German Language Branch of Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC GLB) and the Working Group "Environmental Chemistry and...

    Tobias Frische, Adolf Eisenträger, Carola Kussatz, Bettina Rechenberg, Beatrice Schwarz-Schulz and Stefanie Wieck

    Environmental Sciences Europe 2011 23:25

    Published on: 6 July 2011