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Nº6 - June 2021

IDAEA organises a round table about air pollution in Barcelona within the EU Green Week 2021

The activity gathered a pannel of scientits, neighbours, ecologists and stakeholders to discuss the measures to improve the air quality in the city. c/Aragó, one of the busiests streets in Barcelona, was blocked to the traffic to hold this event. 



Global warming is already responsible of 1 in 3 heat-related deaths


Chemical compounds from the road traffic of Barcelona are found in Montseny Natural Park


Damià Barceló awarded as Doctor Honoris Causa from the University of Lleida


First report on the impact of Zones de Baixes Emissions (ZBE) on the air quality of Barcelona



July Agenda


RECOPPs Summer Workshop: Industrial Research and Innovation in Circularity and Resource Recovery"

When? 14-15 July, 9-12:45h
Language? English
Online, registration on this link

Sergio Carrero will participate in the "IDAEA weekly seminar series"

When? 14 July, 12h
Language? English
Online (link to be sent by email)


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Other events outside IDAEA

Seminar "Regional ocean warming and sea level rise: an AI perspective"

Who? Verónica Nieves, Barcelona Supercomputing Center
When? 5 July, 16h
Language? English
Online (click here to register)

Curso "Teledetección como herramienta global"

Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo 
¿Cuándo? 19-23 Julio
¿Idioma? Castellano
Presencial y en streaming (click aquí para registrarte)



Getting to know...

NeuroTICs project - New drugs protecting against neurotoxic industrial chemicals

The main objective of this project is to determine the therapeutic value of several drugs in mitigating the neurotoxic effects caused by some industrial chemical compounds.



RECOPPs - Recovery of added value raw materials from copper production

RECOPPs aims to transition the environmentally and economically sustainable recovery of added-value raw materials Bismuth and Antimony and removal and inertisation of Arsenic from the residues and by-products generated during the production of copper.



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IDAEA in the media


L'investigador Aurelio Tobías és entrevistat en TV3 sobre el seu estudi de la mortalitat relacionada amb l'escalfament global.



La investigadora Ana M. Yáñez explica a TV3 como algunos compuestos orgánicos volátiles provenientes del tráfico de Barcelona han sido detectados en el Parque Natural del Montseny. 



La investigadora Sílvia Diaz-Cruz ha hablado con Miriam Llantada de Secrets&Colors sobre las cremas solares, sus compuestos, toxicidad y estrategias para minimizar el impacto negativo en los ecosistemas. 



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