The Laboratory of Crop Protection Chemistry, as part of the department of Crop Protection is particularly experienced in the study of pesticide residues in crops and environmental samples (soil, water and air) and the study of side effects of pesticide treatments.
Jean Pierre Ouattara studies the efficiency of musquito nets. He determines the effect of washing and UV-light on the amount of insectices in and on the nets. Additionally he invesdtigates possible human health risks when touching the nets. (Burkina Fasso)