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Low exposure of people to microplastics through drinking water
Press release | Published: 2018-11-16

According to a preliminary study, Finnish household water contains only small amounts of microplastics. Water treatment processes effectively remove particles from the raw water that is used in the pr......

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Research & Development > Water > Low exposure of people to microplastics through drinking water
The economic benefits of achieving Good Environmental Status in the Finnish marine waters of the Baltic Sea
Published: 2018-11-06

Marine Policy, Volume 99, January 2019...

Publications > Articles > The economic benefits of achieving Good Environmental Status in the Finnish marine waters of the Baltic Sea
TAIHU
Project | Published: 2018-10-03

The overall objective of this project is to co-create new information, knowledge and recommendations on water management and ecological security, together with Chinese partners based on IWRM approach...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > TAIHU
Baltic Sea and Climate Change – seminar and capacity-building day for journalists on 9 Oct 2018
Content page | Published: 2018-06-15

Join us for a training day and get an overview of the latest research and data on how climate change affects the Baltic Sea and what kinds of response and adaption resources are available. The speaker......

SYKE Info > Networks and co-operation > Baltic Sea and Climate Change – seminar and capacity-building day for journalists on 9 Oct 2018
Climate models predict changes to flows and biota of northern rivers
Press release | Published: 2018-03-20

The habitats of species in Finland's rivers will move northward as climate change causes temperatures to rise. In addition, seasonal fluctuation in the flow of rivers will become more irregular than i......

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Research & Development > Climate change > Climate models predict changes to flows and biota of northern rivers
Research & Development > Water > Climate models predict changes to flows and biota of northern rivers
Finnish stakeholders of the CWPharma project met in Helsinki
News | Published: 2018-02-23

On the 9th of February the Finnish stakeholders of the Clear Waters from Pharmaceuticals (CWPharma) project met in Helsinki to discuss their needs and viewpoints considering the emissions of pharmaceu......

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Research & Development > Sea > Finnish stakeholders of the CWPharma project met in Helsinki
BONUS BLUEWEBS
Content page | Published: 2017-06-13

  About the project: Good environmental status (GES) and Blue Growth (BG) are the two main goals in today’s policy frameworks and trade-offs between them need to be considered w...

BONUS BLUEWEBS
Water in circular economy
Content page | Published: 2018-01-02

As a system, circular economy aims at resolving global, regional and local sustainability issues of which availability of clean fresh water is of great essence. Click picture to open large......

Research & Development > Circular economy > Water in circular economy
Efficient nutrient recycling calls for a policy reform
Press release | Published: 2017-10-20

According to a recent Finnish study, efficient utilisation of nutrients requires a policy reform. Normative guidance should better support the processing of organic side streams, such as manure, into ......

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Research & Development > Built environment > Efficient nutrient recycling calls for a policy reform
Research & Development > Consumption and production > Efficient nutrient recycling calls for a policy reform
Research & Development > Water > Efficient nutrient recycling calls for a policy reform
New method of sea bottom remediation to be studied in Töölö Bay
Press release | Published: 2017-08-11

The sea bottom near cities is often damaged by harmful substances introduced through human activity. The same environments also often suffer from eutrophication. A research project is being carried o......

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Research & Development > Water > New method of sea bottom remediation to be studied in Töölö Bay
Work packages
Content page | Published: 2018-06-19

© Niklas Sjöblom / taivasalla.net BLUEWEBS is structured into 6 highly connected Work-Packages (WPs): WP1 will determine past and recent states in Baltic Sea ecosystems ap...

BONUS BLUEWEBS > Work packages
Models and tools
Content page | Published: 2015-04-24

Several different kinds of tools are used in SYKE to assess and forecast the state of the environment. In a large perspective they can be called mathematical models. Models are mostly needed to suppo...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools
Probabilistic Evaluation of Ecological and Economic Objectives of River Basin Management Reveals a Potential Flaw in the Goal Setting of the EU Water Framework Directive
Published: 2017-05-08

Environmental Management (2017)...

Publications > Articles > Probabilistic Evaluation of Ecological and Economic Objectives of River Basin Management Reveals a Potential Flaw in the Goal Setting of the EU Water Framework Directive
Main publications relevant to the EPIC project from the project organization
Content page | Published: 2017-03-24

EPIC project publications Ajo P., 2018. Hydroxyl radical behavior in water treatment with gas-phase pulsed corona discharge, Acta Universitatis Lappeenrantaensis 793, 1456-4491. http://ur...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Efficient Treatment of Pharmaceutical Residue at Source (EPIC) > Main publications relevant to the EPIC project from the project organization
Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
Press release | Published: 2017-03-21

The state of Finland’s inland and marine waters has generally improved significantly over recent decades, thanks to effective water protection measures. But our waters are still under threat due to fa......

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Research & Development > Production of environmental information > Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
Research & Development > Water > Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
Efficient Treatment of Pharmaceutical Residue at Source (EPIC)
Project | Published: 2016-10-07

Shortcut: http://www.syke.fi/projects/epic     Project description Objectives Work packages ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Efficient Treatment of Pharmaceutical Residue at Source (EPIC)
New operative system for managing the water balance of mines
Press release | Published: 2016-06-14

A new tool has been developed for predicting and managing the water balance of mines, which can be used to calculate the water balances of a mining area and produce forecasts to support mining operati......

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Administration and Support of the Strategic Cooperation Programme for Finland's Water Sector Support to the EECCA Countries (FinWaterWEI)
Project | Published: 2013-05-06

Project Description The Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs (MFA) assigned in April 2009 a team of experts to formulate a strategy to steer the Finnish support in water sector in the EECCA coun...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Administration and Support of the Strategic Cooperation Programme for Finland's Water Sector Support to the EECCA Countries (FinWaterWEI)
Capacity Building on the Water Monitoring and Management in Georgia
Project | Published: 2013-04-05

Project Description The overall objective of the cooperation was to improve the status of waters and water ecology and minimize the negative effects of climate change in Georgia. The immediate p...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Capacity Building on the Water Monitoring and Management in Georgia
Programme for Finland’s Water Sector Support to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (FinWaterWEI II)
Project | Published: 2015-06-16

The overall objective and purpose is expected to lead to four Key Results : 1 Result: Improved application of integrated management of water resources and strengthened basis for transbounda...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Programme for Finland’s Water Sector Support to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (FinWaterWEI II)

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