National Centre for Toxic Compounds
coordinates national activities related to the implementation of the global agreements on chemicals in the Czech Republic. The National Centre is hosted by the Research Centre for Toxic Compounds in the Environment (RECETOX), Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.

EmCon 2018

On behalf of the organising committee we would like to announce the 1st call of the 6th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EMERGING CONTAMINANTS (EmCon2018) that will take place from the 25th to the 28th of June 2018 in Oslo, Norway and hosted by the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA).

This international biennial conference series has since 2007 provided an excellent forum for presenting the latest research on all aspects related to emerging contaminants across all environmental compartments.
The scope of the conference covers all aspects of research on emerging contaminants. Furthermore, EmCon2018 places special focus on:

  • Arctic ecosystems
  • Urban environments and megacities
  • Oil, gas, fracking and mining
  • Waste, wastewater recycling and reuse
  • Nanomaterials
  • Microplastics
  • PFAS
  • New contaminants on the horizon

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