Project

Contamination of chicken eggs of private owners (acron: CONTEGG)

Duration
01 February 2007 → 31 January 2008
Funding
Federal funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Public health care
    • Public health sciences
    • Public health services
Keywords
public health eggs contamination
 
Project description

The study is focused on four objectives: the determination of chemical contamination of free-range chicken eggs, a better understanding of the mechanisms of persistent organic polluentia (POPs) transfer, an estimation of the risks for public health and the formulation and evaluation of the feasibility of the measurements to reduce the degree of contamination and the risks.