Posted on April 21, 2017 · Posted in Announcements

The Association of Greek Chemists together with the Region of Western Macedonia are hosting the 6th Environmental Conference of Macedonia from 5 to 6 May 2017 in Thessaloniki, Greece. 

The Environmental Conference of Macedonia occurs every 3 years and garners scientists and experts from the region of Western Macedonia. The conference aims to support the development of principles and practices for protection, enhancement and management of sustainable environmental quality and ecosystem integrity; encourage interactions among environmental scientists and disseminate information on environmental toxicology and education; and provide a forum for communication among professionals in government, business, academia, and other segments of the environmental science community and for the protection and welfare of the general public. The conference will feature 164 scientific papers from 400 authors.

The Environmental Engineering Laboratory will be participating with eight (8) papers and presentations on the following topics:

  • marine transportation and air pollution
  • mitigation of air pollution in urban areas
  • particles in the air of Thessaloniki
  • exposure and air pollution
  • cancer risk
  • traces of arsenic in the area of Serres
  • aerial waste and toxicity

You can find more information about the conference, programme and venue here: