About the Environmental Science Colloquium Series (ECo-Series)

The ECo-Series provides a forum for discussing scientific issues of societal relevance, sharing new and innovative techniques, and for interacting with other scientists, stakeholders and policy makers. Our aim is to provide entertaining, educational, and provocative events which foster discussion and creativity both within and outside of the Department.

The Precautionary Principle – Dead or Alive?

The Precautionary Principle – Dead or Alive? Trying to find someone who has heard about the precautionary principle is very easy. Much more difficult is finding a consistent definition of what it is, and how it should be implemented. This workshop is aimed at exploring examples of ways in which the precautionary principle has been applied, and discussing the barriers …

STRESSED-OUT! Combined effects of multiple stressors on terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems

STRESSED-OUT! Combined effects of multiple stressors on terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/625593191 In the past, researchers focused on the effects of single stressors in isolation. However, recent publications show considerable progress in understanding how the combination of multiple stressors affects ecosystems.  Experiments addressing multiple stressor scenarios are challenging due to the complexity generated in various levels of biological organization, the …

Cyanotoxins and their biodegradation in a changing environment: from molecules to ecosystems

  Rehab Elshehawy will hold her Docent Lecture on cyanobacteria, cyanobacteria harmful blooms, and biodegradation of cyanotoxins by naturally-occurring heterotrophic bacteria. The lecture will take place at Stockholm University and on Zoom using the following link: https://stockholmuniversity.zoom.us/j/65485030586?pwd=YTMzUlAzSXlrVVVBenBvNis4aDhIdz09 Meeting ID: 654 8503 0586 Passcode: 359965    

For how long have humans affected the climate?

The Bert Bolin Lecture on Climate Research is given annually to commemorate professor Bert Bolin and his pioneering work for climate research at Stockholm University and internationally. The speaker is selected among prominent scientists within climate research by the Faculty of Science at Stockholm University. Professor Emeritus William F. Ruddiman will give this year’s lecture. His research interests center on …

Klimatfestivalen 2021

Klimatfestivalen 2021 EVENT Date: 19 May 2021, 10.00 AM – 21 May 2021, 4.00 PM Save the date! For more information please go to the Klimatfestivalen page

Hållbarhetsforum 2021

Program Den 22 april 2021 anordnas Hållbarhetsforum för tredje gången på temat “Från kris till hållbar samhällsutveckling”. Hållbarhetsforum 2019. Victor Galaz, docent i statsvetenskap, från Stockholm Resilience Centre talar. Foto: Jens Olof Lasthein Välkommen att anmäla dig här.   Tid: kl. 08.45-15.30 Plats: Digitalt evenemang (länk skickas ut i förväg till dig som är anmäld)   08.45–13.20   Inledning – Kriser, krishantering …

Contact information

Visiting addresses:

Geovetenskapens Hus,
Svante Arrhenius väg 8, Stockholm

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

Mailing address:
Department of Environmental Science
Stockholm University
106 91 Stockholm

Press enquiries should be directed to:

Stella Papadopoulou
Science Communicator
Phone +46 (0)8 674 70 11