Category Archives: POPs

The Madrid Statement

front_nipsect_pfoa The Madrid statement on Poly-and Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) was presented at the 34th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants, held 31 August-5 September 2014 in Madrid, Spain. Since then the Statement has been signed by 206 scientists and professionals from 40 countries. The scientists call on the...
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New harmonised standard method for analysis of PAH

Polycyclic (or Polynuclear) Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH) is a large group of related substances with more fused benzene rings. PAH occur for instance as mixtures in petroleum products and coals. In addition, PAH mixtures are formed at incomplete combustion and pyrolysis of organic matters e.g. in wood stoves and smokeries, and they have become important air pollutants, especially...
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Dioxin 2014 in Madrid, Spain

logo dioxin 2014Every year there is a very large International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants arranged somewhere in the World.

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These days from August 31st - September 5th the  Read More