Management of PFAS pollution in the framework of the new Drinking Water Directive: A Phoenix Webinar

February 24, 2021

The LIFE project PHOENIX: Perfluorinated compounds HOlistic ENvironmental Interistitutional eXperience (LIFE16 ENV/IT/000488), co-funded by the EU commission and coordinated by Regione Veneto, aims to build a management framework to front the serious event of pollution from PMOC, especially from PFAS (for more information, see The LIFE PHOENIX project proposed some management and mitigation solutions for this problem which will be presented in a series of short webinars each of them focused on a specific topic or approach.

During this half-day webinar, we would like also to share experiences with experts in the field or with experts from other countries where similar situations are present.

February, 24th, 2021: Management of PFAS pollution in the framework of the new Drinking Water Directive (chairman: Stefano Polesello, IRSA-CNR)

Agenda: (Central European Time) 
10:00 Brief introduction on the LIFE PHOENIX Project
Vanessa Groppi
10:15 The LIFE PHOENIX information and statistic system
Gisella Pitter,
Nadia Raccanello
10:45 Presentation of the LIFE PHOENIX Management Guidelines
Stefano Polesello
11:00 Integration of data in health, environment and climate issues
Luca Lucentini
11:15 PFAS screening in France and source identification for human
exposure assessment
Xavier Dauchy
11:30 PFAS in the Netherlands: new challenges and developments for risk assessment
Eric Verbruggen
11:45 Final remarks and discussion

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Wed, Feb 24, 2021 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CET)

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