EAWAG, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology

EAWAG, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology
Überlandstrasse 133, CH-8600 Dübendorf
EAWAG, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology   link
Discipline: Environment
Affiliation: Conseil des EPF / ETH Rat

Eawag is a Swiss-based and internationally linked aquatic research institute committed to an ecological, economical and socially responsible management of water - the primary source of all life. It carries out research, teaching and consulting and forms a link between science and practical application.

Environment - Innovation - Oct 30
Environment - Innovation
Cashless payments, online maps for navigation, photo sharing on social networks - digitalisation has become an integral part of our everyday lives. But it's much less well established in urban water management.
Pharmacology - Oct 23
Pharmacology

This spring, as they have now done for the past eight years, the international research team SCORE (Sewage analysis CORe group Europe), co-founded by Christoph Ort from Eawag, once again examined t

Life Sciences - Environment - Oct 8
Life Sciences - Environment

Daphnia, also known as water fleas, play an important role in the food web of lakes: they feed on phytoplankton and are eaten by predators such as fish.

Environment - Sep 27
Environment

Natural, human oestrogens, as well as synthetic substances such as the contraceptive pill, pesticides and industrial chemicals, are transported mainly via our wastewater into surface waters.

Life Sciences - Environment - Sep 23
Life Sciences - Environment

Most recreational fishermen do not take notice of the little threespine stickleback fish - it is too small and spiny to make a good meal.

Environment - Life Sciences - Oct 16
Environment - Life Sciences

Ecosystems provide numerous benefits, supplying food, clean water and other resources. So, it is vital that ecosystem stability is maintained in the face of disturbances such as drought, heatwaves or nutrient inputs.

Life Sciences - Oct 2
Life Sciences

In textbooks on evolution, conceptional and mathematical models explain how a host-parasite relationship affects the genome of both organisms.

Life Sciences - Environment - Sep 23
Life Sciences - Environment

Most recreational fishermen do not take notice of the little threespine stickleback fish - it is too small and spiny to make a good meal.

Environment - Sep 17
Environment

The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, which celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2017, was the first UN multilateral environmental agreement to be universally ratified (197 Parties by 2008).





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