Research and development

Laboratory apparatusOriginal RECETOX (Research Centre for Environmental Chemistry and Education) was established in 1990s from European PHARE funds. In 2010, new Research Centre for Toxic Compounds in the Environment was established with the support of European structural funds (Research and Development for Innovations Operational Programme - RDIOP / OP VaVpI in Czech).

Research and development of the Centre include monitoring of environmental matrices, studies of environmental fate and effects (ecotoxicology) of toxic compounds, ecological and human risk assessment as well as development of informational and expert systems.

Research is supported also by cooperating institutions and number of master and PhD students of the Centre.

Major conceptual and development projects


    - project of the EU structural funds


    - conceptual research programme (2005-2011)

Transfer of technologies and know how is supported by :