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Publié le 2 oct 2019
Par Marie-Noelle Pons

ContaSed2020 – 2nd International conference on contaminated sediments will take place on 14-18 June 2020 in Bern, Switzerland

Abstract submission is open until by 5 January 2020.

Following ContaSed2015, ContaSed2020 will focus on organic and inorganic sediment contaminant classes including microplastics, emerging contaminants, heavy metals and persistent organic pollutants. Contributions dealing with empirical or modelling studies are invited to the following sessions

• Session 1: From source to sink: transport and deposition of contaminants in sediments

• Session 2: Assessing risks of contaminants in sediments: methodologies and ecotoxicological case studies

• Session 3: Analytical tools and methods for assessing sediment contamination

• Session 4: Fate of contaminants in depositional settings

• Session 5: Sediments as archives of historical pollution


For more details, go to http://oeschger.unibe.ch/contased2020