Heavy metals in the environment

Heavy metals in the environment

The objective of the session is to provide a multidisciplinary platform for discussion and to host presentations on the latest research on heavy metals in the environment.

Topics included in this session are:

  • Heavy metals in soil and aquatic environment
  • Biogeochemical cycle of heavy metals
  • Atmospheric pollution by heavy metal
  • Advances in heavy metals detection in the environment
  • Bioremediation of soil
  • Interactions of heavy metals with living organisms

Convener: Dr Nikos Lydakis-Simantiris, Technological Educational Institute of Crete - School of Applied Sciences, lydakis@chania.teicrete.gr