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Sari Kauppi

Sari Kauppi
 

Senior Researcher,

PhD (Environmental Sciences)

 

E-mail: firstname.surname@ymparisto.fi

Phone: +358 295 251 268

 

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)

Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production

Contaminants group

Street address: Mechelininkatu 34a

Postal address: PL 140, 00251 Helsinki

Sari Kauppi @ LinkedIn

 

Background

I am environmental ecologist and work as a senior research scientist at the Contaminants Unit. Previously I have worked as a researcher at the University of Helsinki, and I studied natural attenuation and bioremediation of organic contaminants in soil and water. I did laboratory work, e.g. chemical analyses and I used molecular techniques when I studied bacteria by their DNA. Last years I have focused my research in environmental impacts of mining and worked in several projects such as Sustainable Acceptable Mining (SAM), stress testing of Finnish mines and Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic (AACA –project, www.AMAP.no)

 

I also have education in business and experience of operating business of my own, so the demands of the business world are familiar to me.

 

Duties

At the moment I have focused on doing research about chemicals in circular economy.

Expertise

  • Chemicalization of the environment
  • Hazardous substances in circular economy
  • Organic contaminants
  • Natural attenuation and bioremediaton of oil contaminated soil and water

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published 2017-07-05 at 11:45, updated 2017-07-05 at 11:44

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