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Studies of marine environmental recovery following controls on TBT - AE0303

R&D Summary Objectives:- Assess the effectiveness of current TBT controls, by monitoring TBT concentrations in the environment and assessing toxicity effects. Key customer purpose:- Enable the effectiveness of existing TBT controls under FEPA Pt III to be assessed, with a view to relaxing of extending them.
1.To advise government as required on the environmental recovery (or otherwise) taking place at selected locations where TBT controls are likely to be having most effect, and to obtain time series of declining concentrations. 2.To advise government on the environmental need for modification of existing controls.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1989

To: 1993

Cost: £250,123
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine