We offer the following services

Questions/examinations concerning toxic plants

  • Information about toxic plants (free telephone hotline)
  • Examination of stomach contents for toxic plant residues

Information about toxic plant inquiries  1

Medicinal and spice plants

Quality control in accordance with regulations set forth in the Pharmacopoeia and Codex AlimentariusInformation regarding quality control of medicinal and spice plants

Infos zur Qualitätskontrolle von Arznei- und Gewürzpflanzen 2

Determination of problems or injuries due to nutritional causes

For veterinarians, compound feed producers and farmers, the Institute offers a service – in the form of investigations and the performance of specialized tests – to assist in the determination of nutritional factors causing problems or injuries.

Infos zur Aufklärung ernährungsbedingter Probleme und Schadensfälle 3

Sensory analysis of hay

The sensory analysis of hay gives information as to its feed value, its botanical composition (particularly in cases where poisoning is suspected) and its hygienic status.

Information about sensory analysis of hay  4



Opening hours

Mo - Thu 8:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Fr 8:00-12:00 a.m.


Information to Toxic plants

Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dr.phil. Remigius Chizzola
T +43 1 25077-3104
E-Mail an Remigius Chizzola senden

Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.nat.techn. Johannes Novak
T +43 1 25077-3104
E-Mail an Johannes Novak senden


Determination of problems or injuries due to nutritional causes

Dr.med.vet. Manfred Hollmann
T +43 1 25077-3217; 6904
E-Mail to Manfred Hollmann