Topical Events

The explicit purpose of these unique events is to provide a forum for the presentation and exchange of information and training in technical and policy issues on a specific and timely environmental issue. SETAC employs various approaches in developing and conducting these events as befits the objectives of the particular event. 

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Past Events

sprout growing in soil

Symposium on ERA for Soil Organisms 
SETAC Latin America Symposium
7–8 December 2022, Online 

green silos in a field of yellow vegetation

The Role of LCA in Raw Material Sustainability, Circulatory and Criticality
SETAC Europe 25th LCA Symposium
12–14 October 2022, Online 

abstract rendering of nontarget analysis

NonTarget 2022: Nontarget Analysis for Environmental Risk Assessment
SETAC Focused Topic Meeting
22–26 May 2022, Durham, North Carolina + Online

cormorant posing in front of water

Symposium on Terrestrial Vertebrates Risk Assessment to Pesticides (T-REX and T-HERPS)
SETAC Latin America Symposium
12–14 April 2022, Online

plastic pollution washed ashore

What We Know and What We Need To Know: The Analysis, Monitoring and Effects of Microplastics in Humans and the Environment
SETAC Microplastics Seminar Series
16 March–6 April 2021, Online 

multiple sprouts coming through topsoil

SETAC Europe Special Science Symposium
Soil Biodiversity: What Do We Know and How to Protect It from Adverse Effects of Plant Protection Products and Other Chemicals?
19–20 November 2019, Brussels, Belgium

clean water running through hands

Understanding Environmental Risk from Exposure to Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
SETAC North America Focused Topic Meeting
12–15 August 2019, Durham, North Carolina, USA

Fundao dam landscape

Fundão Dam Science Meeting
SETAC Latin America Focused Topic Meeting
26–27 June 2019, Brasília, Brazil 

Cape Town aerial imagery

Chemical Risk Assessment Approach and Needs in Africa
SETAC Africa Focused Topic Meeting
May 2019, Cape Town, South Africa


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