Scientists call for control on all PFAS compounds

Feature article about the paper by ACES professor Ian Cousins and colleagues in Switzerland and the USA where they called for global action to better regulate production and use of the high number of PFAS currently on the market.

Forskare vill se hårdare tag mot högfluorerade ämnen

ACES professor Ian Cousins was interviewed about an article he co-authored with colleagues from Switzerland and the US on how to best deal with large number of PFAS currently on the market. From 2’30” (in Swedish)

Decision making in the Anthropocene

Opinion feature in The Huffington Post written by ACES professor Kevin Noone  together with Bjørn Haugland, the Chief Sustainability Officer at DNV GL and deals with challenges in the decision making process in a “post-truth” era. ” How to separate fact from fantasy, opinion from evidence?”

Insert about plastics in TV magazine program

ACES professor Magnus Breitholtz was interviewed about plastics in the environment for a TV program produced by Swedish Television. The interview is in Swedish (14:54 to 22:15)

”EU-listning missar riktigt farliga ämnen”

A debate article (in Swedish) about how EU policy is currently failing to produce sufficient guidelines for the identification of harmful chemicals. The article was written by Professor Christina Rudén at ACES and colleague Laura Vandenberg, University of Massachusetts – Amherst.

Contact information

Visiting addresses:

Geovetenskapens Hus,
Svante Arrhenius väg 8, Stockholm

Arrheniuslaboratoriet, Svante Arrhenius väg 16, Stockholm (Unit for Analytical and Toxicological Chemistry)

Mailing address:
Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES)
Stockholm University
106 91 Stockholm

Press enquiries should be directed to:

Stella Papadopoulou
Science Communicator
Phone +46 (0)8 674 70 11
stella.papadopoulou@aces.su.se