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News from the SETAC Europe Student Advisory Council - September 2012

Jochen P Zubrod1*, Dragan M Jevtić2, Aupaki Michael Melato3, Annika Agatz4, Dominic Englert1, Tilman Floehr5, Varja Knežević6, Mirco Weil7 and Markus Brinkmann5

Author Affiliations

1 Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau, Fortstraße 7, Landau, D-76829, Germany

2 Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Gronostajowa 7, Krakow, 30-387, Poland

3 Faculty of Applied Science, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, P.O. Box 652, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa

4 Environment Department, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, United Kingdom

5 Department of Ecosystem Analysis, Institute for Environmental Research, RWTH Aachen University, Worringerweg 1, Aachen, D-52074, Germany

6 Laboratory for Ecotoxicology, University of Novi Sad, Trg Dositeja Obradovića 3, 21 000, Novi Sad, Serbia

7 ECT Oekotoxikologie GmbH, Boettgerstraße 2-14, Flörsheim a. M., D-65439, Germany

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Environmental Sciences Europe 2012, 24:27  doi:10.1186/2190-4715-24-27

Published: 9 October 2012

Abstract

The Student Advisory Council is the speaking tube of SETAC Europe’s students aiming to support young researchers in becoming fully-fledged members of the Society. In this article we report our latest activities during the 6th SETAC World Congress/SETAC Europe 22nd Annual Meeting in Berlin, Germany, and the upcoming 3rd Young Environmental Scientists (YES) Meeting in Krakow, Poland.