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Measuring Black Carbon in the Arctic needs to become a higher priority
New report from NILU et.al: Measurements of black carbon (BC) in ambient air are important for quantifying atmospheric transport and effects of black carbon.

Can we recycle plastic without recycling the toxic pollutants as well? New NFR project PLASTCYC explores the options
Plastic production has increased twentyfold during the last 50 years, is expected to double again by 2035 – and quadruple by 2050. A lot of…

Why do polar bears hunting at sea have higher pollution levels than those staying on land?
Polar bears that hunt mainly in the sea have higher pollutant levels in their bodies than those staying on land during the sea ice free…


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NanoSolveIT Project: Driving nanoinformatics research to develop innovative and integrated tools for in silico nanosafety assessment

Afantitis, Antreas; Melagraki, Georgia; Isigonis, Panagiotis; Tsoumanis, Andreas; Varsou, Dimitra Danai; Valsami-Jones, Eugenia; Papadiamantis, Anastasios; Ellis, Laura-Jayne; Sarimveis, Haralambos; Doganis, Philip; Karatzas, Pantelis; Tsiros, Periklis; Liampa, Irene; Lobaskin, Vladimir; Greco, Dario; Serra, Angela; Kinaret, Pia Anneli Sofia; Saarimaki, Laura Aliisa; Grafström, Roland; Kohonen, Pekka; Nymark, Penny; Willighagen, Egon; Puzyn, Tomasz; Rybinska-Fryca, Anna; Lyubartsev, Alexander; Jensen, Keld Alstrup; Brandenburg, Gerit; Lofts, Stephen; Svendsen, Claus; Harrison, Samuel; Maier, Dieter; Tamm, Kaido; Janes, Jaak; Sikk, Lauri; Dusinska, Maria; Longhin, Eleonora; Runden, Elise; Mariussen, Espen; El Yamani, Naouale; Unger, Wolfgang; Radnik, Jörg; Tropsha, Alexander; Cohen, Yoram; Leszcynski, Jerzy; Hendren, Christine Ogilvie; Wiesner, Mark; Winkler, David; Suzuki, Noriyuki; Yoon, Tae Hyun; Choi, Jang-Sik; Gulumian, Mary; Lynch, Iseult

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Use of in vitro 3D tissue models in genotoxicity testing: Strategic fit, validation status and way forward. Report of the working group from the 7th International Workshop on Genotoxicity Testing (IWGT)

Pfuhler, Stefan; van Benthem, Jan; Curren, Rodger; Doak, Shareen H.; Dusinska, Maria; Hayashi, Makoto; Heflich, Robert H.; Kidd, Darren; Kirkland, David; Luan, Yang; Ouedraogo, Gladys; Reisinger, Kerstin; Sofuni, Toshio; van Acker, Frederique; Yang, Ying; Corvi, Raffaella


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