Manuela Ábalos Navarro
Research group: Geochemistry and Pollution
Manuela Ábalos is a PhD in Chemistry and the Laboratory Manager of the Laboratory of Dioxins of the Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research (IDÆA) of the Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC). She is involved in the analysis of dioxins, dioxin-like compounds and other persistent organic pollutants (POPs) since 2002. In this sense, she has participated in several studies related to the presence of these compounds in feed and food samples, as well as in projects dealing with the occurrence of POPs in environmental matrices.