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4-6 April 2023 / Nijmegen, the Netherlands The transition towards sustainable pharmaceuticals – assessing sustainability from design & production to prescription & use   The IHI- & EU-funded research projects PREMIER…

PREMIER partners present at SETAC North America 43rd Annual meeting – Don´t miss out our poster!

  After three years without physical face-to-face meetings, SETAC finally had its North America 43rd Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on the 13-17 November 2023. This year, the theme of the meeting was “Bridging Innovation…

PREMIER celebrates its 5th GAM and first face-to-face meeting!

Our fifth general assembly meeting (GAM#5) took place on the 4-6th of October 2022 in Milan. This was an important milestone for the project, where consortium partners and scientific advisory members were able to share and celebrate the progress…

PREMIER partners publish GREENER criteria for the development of sustainable pharmaceuticals

  This is the second scientific publication in PREMIER and represents a clear example of the success of this public-private partnership. The work has been published in Environmental, Scientific and Technology Letters and it was authored…

PREMIER publishes its first scientific paper: Development of a generalised physiologically based kinetic (PBK) model for fish

By Jiaqi (Fiona) Wang, PhD researcher in Environmental Science at Radboud University (Nijmegen, The Netherlands) Pharmaceuticals have been detected as emerging pollutants in global water bodies, potentially affecting aquatic organisms such…

Meet our Scientific Advisory Board: Interview with Despo Fatta-Kassinos

  Despo Fatta-Kassinos is a Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the University of Cyprus and Director of the Nireas International Water Research Center.   What is your field of expertise? I…

PREMIER partners will present at SETAC Europe: don´t miss out!

The society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) celebrates its 32nd European Annual Meeting. This year will take place on the 15-19th May in Copenhagen, Denmark and online. The event is getting closer and the PREMIER partners are…

Meet our Scientific Advisory Board: Interview with Marlene Ågerstrand

Marlene Ågerstrand is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Environmental Science of Stockholm University.   What is your field of expertise? My research focuses on understanding science-policy interactions in risk assessment…

Exploring the feasibility of implementing the design of greener Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients by interviewing experts from pharma industry

By Neele Puhlmann, PhD candidate at Leuphana University Lüneburg, Rodrigo Vidaurre from Ecologic Institute and Prof. Klaus Kümmerer from Leuphana University Lüneburg, all WP4 contributors. Drug discovery and development experts of seven…

PREMIER celebrates its 4th General Assembly  

The PREMIER project held its 4th General Assembly Meeting (GAM) in a virtual setting. The event was organised over three afternoon sessions where partners and scientific advisory board members were able to discuss the project achievements and…