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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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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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Water in circular economy
Content page | Published: 2017-07-07

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...

Circular economy > Water in circular economy
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
Workpackages
Content page | Published: 2017-06-09

© 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......

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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

Ajo P., Krzymyk E., Preis S., Kornev J., Kronberg L., Louhi-Kultanen M., 2016. Pulsed Corona Discharge Oxidation of Aqueous Carbamazepine Micropollutant, Environmental Technology 37(16) 2072–81. ...

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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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 Project organization Investigations at the test site More inform...

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)
Capacity building on surface water quality monitoring in Tajikistan (TJK-Water)
Project | Published: 2015-06-15

The overall objective (intended long-term impact) of the Project is to increase the capacity of Tajik authorities to provide reliable environmental information of surface water quality both for the c...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Capacity building on surface water quality monitoring in Tajikistan (TJK-Water)
Models for river basin management planning
Content page | Published: 2016-09-27

Several tools and models to support and improve river basin management planning have been developed and tested in the Finnish Environment Institute. They can be used to aid in assessing the status of...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools > Models for river basin management planning
Oil recovery exercise Kemi Arctic 2015 to test heavy equipment
Press release | Published: 2015-03-24

The oil recovery exercise “Kemi Arctic 2015” that will be held on 25 March off the coast of Kemi will test mechanical oil recovery and remote sensing equipment in Arctic conditions. The exercise will ......

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Northern Research Basins Symposium and Workshop
Content page | Published: 2014-10-20

Kiutaköngäs rapids, Oulanka national park, Kuusamo. © Johanna Korhonen Goals of the 20th NRB symposium and workshop “You will know the value of hydrological information w...

Northern Research Basins Symposium and Workshop
Management of water balance and quality in mining areas (WaterSmart)
Project | Published: 2014-03-11

WaterSmart project aims to improve the awareness of actual quantities of water, and water balances in mine areas to give possibility to forecast water masses in future. The goal is to promote the ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Management of water balance and quality in mining areas (WaterSmart)
Nordic WFD conference 2014
Project | Published: 2015-10-09

How to improve resource effective implementation of WFD in Nordic countries   19 March 2014 The City of Oulu, Finland The Nordic WFD Conference was held ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Nordic WFD conference 2014

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