Addressing global Hg challenges in a changing world
Analytical methods for Hg speciation to assess impacts of Climate Change
Atmospheric Hg cycling: Source & Emissions
Case studies on implementing the Minamata Convention
Communities, Hg and Climate Change
Energy/ Fossil Fuels
How are we doing in implementing the Minamata Convention?
Human Exposure and Risk Assessment of Hg
Mercury Emissions: Monitoring and Analysis
Mercury in Artisanal Gold Mining
Mercury in Contaminated Sites
Mercury in Marine Ecosystems
Mercury in Polar Ecosystems
Mercury in the Terrestrial Ecosystems
Mercury Regulatory and Policy Matters
Mercury Treatment/ Abatement
Predicting the Impacts of Climate Change on Hg Cycling
Progress in understanding Hg and human health impacts
Risk Assessment of Hg exposure to wildlife, birds and fish
The impacts of climate change on global Hg cycling
Status and trends of mercury pollution of the atmosphere and terrestrial ecosystems in Poland
The goal of this paper is to assess the current status and trends of total mercury (THg) contamination of the atmosphere and terrestrial ecosystems in Poland. The study shows that the reduced domestic and worldwide atmospheric emission of Hg resulted in decreased ...
Bringing the green revolution to electronics
Researchers are investigating how to make electronic components from eco-friendly, biodegradable materials to help address a growing public health and environmental problem: around 50 million tonnes of electronic waste are produced every year. Less than 20% of the e-waste we produce is formally recycled ...
Professor Lucyna Falkowska - In Memory
Lucyna Falkowska, a Professor at the Faculty of Oceanography and Geography of the University of Gdansk in Poland, passed away on April 7, 2021. She lost to COVID-19 after a short battle.Prof. Falkowska has been a leader in studying fate, behavior and effects of mercury in the environment in Poland. Her wide research interests ...
Lifetime Achievement Award
The Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) of the 15th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant (ICMGP 2022) to be held in July 2022 in Cape Town, South Africa is now accepting nominations for the Kathryn R. Mahaffey Lifetime Achievement Award in Mercury Research. This award was established in 2011 to celebrate and recognize selected individuals who have made ...
Emerging Researcher Award in Mercury as a Global Pollutant
The Executive Committee of the 15th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant (ICMGP 2022) to be held in July 2022 in Cape Town, South Africa is now accepting nominations for its Emerging Researcher Award in Mercury as a Global Pollutant. Recognizing and celebrating important contributions of a person in the ...
Mercury Workshops: Call for workshop mini proposals and presenters
The ICMGP organisers host the ICGMP 2022 Mercury Workshops to allow an interactive experience for learning everything about mercury – including tackling challenging mercury issues, identifying best practices and methods, as well as gaining insights on the ...