Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry | ACES

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Many unknown chemicals in the Baltic Sea

May 27, 2016

Nowadays, we use and produce more chemicals and in increasingly higher amounts. Many chemicals are later found in the marine environment, such as the Baltic Sea. But what and how much do we know about the chemicals present in the Baltic Sea? Researchers at ACES set out to answer this question in a new study published in the journal Environmental …

New research sheds light into our climate’s cloudier past

May 26, 2016

In two new papers published in Nature, researchers from ACES along with colleagues from Europe and the USA, imply that the baseline pristine pre-industrial climate may have been cloudier than presently thought. New results from the CLOUD experiment at CERN, Switzerland, shows that organic vapours emitted by trees produce abundant aerosol particles in the atmosphere in the absence of sulphuric acid. …

Researcher receives prestigious award to study emerging pollutants in the Baltic Sea

May 17, 2016

Researcher Claudia Lindim has been awarded a stipend of 85000 SEK (€9000) by The King Carl XVI 50-year Foundation for Science, Technology and Environment.   “ I am very happy to receive this award which will allow me contribute to improving the environment in the Baltic region,” says Claudia Lindim.   Claudia Lindim, who is originally from Portugal, is a …

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