This seminar arranged by RaMiKo project (ERDF -2019-202) Removal of nutrients and microplastics in treatment wetlands purifying sewage water in cold climate regions.
More information and registrations
For the further information and enquiries, please contact:
Dr. Elisangela Heiderscheidt (elisangela.heiderscheidt at oulu.fi)
Register in the seminar in this link latest on November24, 2019.
The seminar is free, no registration fee is required
Seminar program (tentative)
12:30 Welcome words and introduction to microplastics topic.
12:45 Ramiko project presentation: Dr. Elisangela Heiderscheidt, University of Oulu
13:00 Challenges regarding microplastics sampling and analysis (presenter will be confirmed later)
13:20 Removal of microplastics in wastewater treatment plants case study (presenter will be confirmed later)
13:40 Chemically Enhanced Removal of Microplastics. Katriina Rajala, Kemira OY/Aalto University.
14:00 Microplastic in Finnish waters (presenter to be confirmed –UEF)
14:20 COFFEE BREAK and networking (poster display)
14:40 Microplastic in water and sediment samples from the Oker River, Germany: PhD candidate Lina Büngener, University of Oulu
15:00 Microplastic concentrations, size distribution, and polymer types in the surface waters of lake Kallavesi, Finland: (presenter from UeF to be confirmed)
15:20 Human and environmental health impact of microplastics (presenter will be confirmed latter)
15:40 Concluding remarks and final discussion
16:00 End of the seminar
Last updated: 28.10.2019