March 2011: The new PILLS brochure available in four languages now!
The PILLS brochure `Pharmaceutical residues in the aquatic system - a challenge for the future´ is actually available in all project languages: English, French, Dutch and German. The brochure gives information about the insights and activities of the PILLS project.
First of all the brochure presents background information about the question why it is necessary to deal with this topic and giving details about the life cycle of pharmaceuticals being used in a modern society. Furthermore details about the objectives and management structure of the PILLS project are presented as well as about the activities the PILLS partners are implementing. Finally it is shown what further actions are necessary in order to come to a sustainable reduction of pharmaceutical residues in the aquatic system and individual measures give an interesting advice about what everybody can do to protect the environment.