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Malachite Green Alternative - GP Ltd component (LINK Aquaculture) (FC1122) - FC0606

Objective
Develop a safe substitute for Malacjite Green which is used extensively by the salmon and trout aquaculture industries to treat fish and their eggs. Specifically to develop disease models and assess environmental imact.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1996

To: 1998

Cost: £82,543
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS, Natural Environment Research Council, Knoll Microcheck, G P Research Division
Keywords
Fisheries              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture