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Miércoles 19 de abril de 2017

9th May 2017 - Closing session

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Martes 13 de septiembre de 2016

Here we go European Parliament!!

  There is nothing left for the public conference that will be held on the European Parliament on 29th September 2016. “Management of agro-chemicals: Elimination of "black spots" ...

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Viernes 09 de septiembre de 2016

WE ARE FINISHERS!!

The documentary "Discovering Lindane" directed by Arturo Hortas has been finalist in the VII Jointly Responsible awards in the category of best corporate video or audiovisual. This documentary ...

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Martes 30 de agosto de 2016

PUBLIC CONFERENCE IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT – 29 September 2016

The meeting is organised in order to take stock of common challenges and common solutions that the European Union and our Eastern neighbours are facing in the implementation of the Stockholm Convention ...

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Miércoles 06 de julio de 2016

DISSEMINATIVE MATERIAL UPDATED

  We are updating the disseminative material section of our website. You can consult the information resources regarding the lindane pollution developed in collaboration with CDMAZ of the City Council ...

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Martes 21 de junio de 2016

LIFE SYMPOSIUM RESULTS

The 2016 Life Symposium was attended by 161 people who filled almost completely the capacity of the hall of the ETSI Montes UPM, the event was a success. The Discovered Life project was presented during ...

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Miércoles 08 de junio de 2016

LIFE SYMPOSIUM 2016 PROGRAM - 15 AND 16 JUNE (MADRID)

There's nothing left! The BIOXISOIL, LIFE I+DARTS, DISCOVERED LIFE and RIVERPHY projects funded by the LIFE program of the European Union, will be on Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 next week in the LIFE 2016 ...

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Viernes 13 de mayo de 2016

“EN RUTA CON LA CIENCIA” (ARAGÓN TV) TACKLE THE PROBLEM OF LINDANE

Juan Jose Badiola (former Zaragoza University chancellor) among other experts, visit the program "En ruta con la ciencia" in his Chapter 23 emitted on 05/11/2016 from Aragón Televisió...

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Viernes 13 de mayo de 2016

LIFE SYMPOSIUM 2016-15 AND 16 JUNE (MADRID)

BIOXISOIL, LIFE I+DARTS, DISCOVERED LIFE and RIVERPHY projects funded by the LIFE program of the European Union, invited you to LIFE Symposium 2016 which will be held on 15 and 16 June 2016 in the School ...

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Sábado 07 de mayo de 2016

"DISCOVERING LINDANE" PROJECTION & PESTICIDES ROUNDTABLE IN ECOZINE

The projection of the documentary in the official section of ECOZINE and the subsequent round table discussion "Lindane and other pesticides: Are there alternatives?" was a success. John Vijgen ...

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Viernes 06 de mayo de 2016

ECOZINE FILM FESTIVAL OPENNING

Yesterday we were at the opening of the International Film Festival of Zaragoza ECOZINE. Berta Caceres Zúñiga (25 years old), and daughter of the murdered environmental activist two months ...

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Miércoles 04 de mayo de 2016

IV NETWORKING SEMINAR IN ZARAGOZA, 27-28 APRIL 2016

Last week we had the pleasure to welcome our colleagues from other Spanish LIFE projects. Representatives from I+Darts, Bioxisoil, Riverphy and ourselves Discovered Life, presented their project progress. ...

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Jueves 21 de abril de 2016

IV NETWORKING SEMINAR IN ZARAGOZA, 27-28 APRIL 2016

In a week the people from other LIFE projects will come to visit us in Zaragoza. On the first day the projects I+Darts, Bioxisoil, Riverphy and of course the Discovered Life will present their progress ...

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Jueves 21 de abril de 2016

OUR DOCUMENTARY IN THE ZARAGOZA ARTHOUSE CINEMA - 23 APRIL 2016

As we informed you a few days ago, our "Discovering lindane" has been selected as finalist in the Simon Awards (Aragonese cinema awards) in the documentary category. All finalists are exhibiting ...

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Martes 05 de abril de 2016

DISCOVERED LIFE IN THE X CONTAMINATED SOILS FORUM. LOGROÑO 6-7 APRIL 2016

In the coming days 6 and 7 April will be held in Logroño the X Contaminated Soils Forum of the Autonomous Communities in Spain. For 10 years this meeting between the Autonomous Communities and the ...

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Martes 05 de abril de 2016

"LETHAL OBSOLETE PESTICIDES" AVAILABLE IN SPANISH VERSION!!

We are glad to inform you that the interesting publication of IHPA and CEPS is already available in Spanish version. The booklet "Lethal Obsolete Pesticides: A ticking time bomb and why we have to ...

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Viernes 01 de abril de 2016

PRESENTATION OF ECOZINE FILM FESTIVAL IN MADRID

Today 1st April the 9th edition of the EcoZine Film Festival is presented in Ecooo (Madrid). The event will count with the presence of Fernando Rivarés, Minister of Economy and Culture of the Zaragoza ...

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Jueves 31 de marzo de 2016

OUR DOCUMENTARY IN THE WORLD FORUM ON ACCESS TO LAND (WFAL 2016, VALENCIA)

Tomorrow, Friday 1st of April the documentary "Discovering Lindane: the legacy of HCH production" will be projected in the WORLD FORUM ON ACCESS TO LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES (WFAL 2016). We ...

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Lunes 28 de marzo de 2016

INFO LINDANE BROCHURE

A close collaboration has been established between the CDAMAZ (Water and Environment Documentation Centre) together with the Discovered Life Project. As a result an “Info Lindane Brochure” ...

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Martes 22 de marzo de 2016

BEST DOCUMENTARY NOMINATION IN THE ARAGON FILM ACADEMY

"Discovering lindane: the legacy of HCH production" has just been nominated for the V Edition of the Simon Awards of the Aragón Film Academy as BEST DOCUMENTARY. You can check the list ...

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Lunes 14 de marzo de 2016

DOCUMENTARY PROJECTION IN EKOZINEMALDIA - BARAKALDO

This Friday we will be participating in EKOZINEMALDIA, the independent film festival of the Basque Country. In its tenth edition, this environmental festival is consolidated and we have the chance to participate ...

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Jueves 10 de marzo de 2016

Lindane Unit in the Aragon Government

We are happy to inform you that it has been created the Management Unit for the Global Lindane Depollution, a specialized technical centre that will be structured in several technical areas which will ...

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Martes 01 de marzo de 2016

Documentary available at the UE website

Since last 16th of February, the documentary "Discovering Lindane" is available on the "LIFE Environment Programme” website of the European Union. It is good news because it adds a ...

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Lunes 22 de febrero de 2016

THE ISCO TECHNIQUE IN RADIO EBRO

Sabiñánigo is becoming the "cradle" of innovative projects. The ISCO technique applied to Bailin is proof of that. On summertime the first results will be almost already but there ...

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Lunes 01 de febrero de 2016

"DISCOVERING LINDANE" wins the “Félix de Azara” award

  The Huesca Provincial Council celebrates its 18th edition of the “Félix de Azara Awards”. 14 works done by different candidates regarding the protection and improvement of the ...

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Viernes 22 de enero de 2016

Dissemination within the Government of Aragon

About 30 technicians from the environmental quality area of the Aragón Government took part in a talk on the Bailin environmental problem. The event took place on 21th January at the headquarters ...

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Miércoles 20 de enero de 2016

DID YOU KNOW THAT WE ARE IN SOCIAL NETWORKS?

If you are visiting this page you certainly are a person concerned about the problem caused by obsolete pesticides. That is why we encourage you to also follow us on our social networks: Facebook ...

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Miércoles 20 de enero de 2016

"Lethal Obsolete Pesticides” Spanish version booklet coming soon

Just a few days for the publication "Lethal Obsolete Pesticides: A ticking time bomb and why we have to act now" in Spanish Version. It is an interesting publication of the IHPA and CEPS on the ...

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Domingo 17 de enero de 2016

CONTAMINATED FUTURE AGAINST THE MEGASITES IN SOLVAKIA AND ROMANIA

At the 13th Int. HCH & Pesticides Forum, new shocking cases of Mega-sites in Slovakia and Romania, at the Easter borders of the European Community showed the extent and the unacceptable threats to ...

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Jueves 14 de enero de 2016

MEGA POLLUTION ON MEGA SITES

Press release of IHPA www.ihpa.info/ about "obsolete pesticides and other highly toxic chemicals dumped in mega-sites which are threatening human health and environment in the European Comunity".

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Domingo 22 de noviembre de 2015

ASTANA WILL HOLD THE 14TH INTERNACIONAL HCH AND PESTICIDES FORUM

The 14th International HCH and Pesticides Forum will be hosted in Astana, Kazakhstan in the second half of 2017. The first International HCH and pesticides Forum took place in 1992 in Province Overijjsste ...

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Domingo 22 de noviembre de 2015

Discovered Life and Caresoil join efforts in a meeting on soils remediation

The DISCOVERED LIFE project has participated in the conference "Joining forces in the characterization and remediation of contaminated sites by non-aqueous liquid phases: Administration, Enterprise, ...

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Sábado 07 de noviembre de 2015

CONCLUSIONS OF the FORUM in the GA electronic newsletter

The Aragon Government has reserved a section in its "Agrienvironmental electronic newsletter" to inform about the conclusions of the 13th HCH and Pesticides Forum. See more details on page 10 ...

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Sábado 07 de noviembre de 2015

Key messages of the 13th Forum

  The discussions and recommendations from the 13th Int. HCH & Pesticides Forum participants have been gathered in the "Zaragoza Declaration ". The document called upon national governments, ...

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Martes 03 de noviembre de 2015

ZARAGOZA AWARENESS DAY OF PESTICIDES

Save the Date! 5th November at 17:00 The Joaquin Roncal Centre (Zaragoza) will host the projection of three documentaries related to the irresponsible use of natural resources. Those are the films: &...

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Domingo 25 de octubre de 2015

COUNTDOWN FOR THE 13th HCH AND PESTICIDES FORUM

More than 200 experts on obsolete pesticides will visit Zaragoza to address this issue from different perspectives: environmental, social, health and science. Just a couple of weeks to open this important ...

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Domingo 18 de octubre de 2015

ELECTRONIC ARAGON GOVERNMENT NEWSLETTER - OCTOBER

  With only fifteen days left to hold the 13th HCH and Pesticides Forum, the "Electronic Agrienvironmental Newsletter" of the Aragon Government highlights his organization. You can take ...

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Martes 08 de septiembre de 2015

WHAT IS THE ROTTERDAM CONVENTION

If you just land into the world of pesticides is almost sure that you have stumble upon some text referred to the "Rotterdam Convention". This is a key document on this field that you can check ...

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Martes 21 de julio de 2015

RETEMA MAGAZINE

We had a pending issue! Here you can find the article published in the Technical Environment Review RETEMA. The article was published in March/April. We hope you like it! Download it in the “Disseminative ...

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Lunes 20 de julio de 2015

SURCOS magazine

You can see the brief news about the 13th International HCH and Pesticides Forum in the SURCOS magazine, June 15.

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Lunes 20 de julio de 2015

Preparatory actions almost finished

We have the design of the ISCO pilot test to implement in situ! After making some works to adequate the area where the test will take place, we are going to start very soon the well’s construction. ...

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Viernes 10 de julio de 2015

Prize to the best dissertation in Environmental Sciences Degree

We are receiving a lot of interesting papers to participate in the 13th International HCH and Pesticides Forum. If you want to know more about “A statictis windspeed prediction model for the dismantlement ...

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Viernes 10 de julio de 2015

Dissemination brochure

Download this brochure and know a little bit more about the project DISCOVERED LIFE!

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Viernes 10 de julio de 2015

The IHPA visit Sabiñánigo

This week we have been very busy, one of our partners John Vijgen, director of the IHPA has visited us. We have made the most of his visit recording a part of the documentary that we are carrying out ...

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Lunes 06 de julio de 2015

Deadline for submitting papers to the 13th Int. HCH and Pesticides Forum extended!

The deadline for submission of "papers" has been extended until July 31 2015. Remember that the conference paper must have a minimum of 3 pages, "abstract" included. You can get the ...

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Lunes 22 de junio de 2015

THE MEDITERRANEAN CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Few studies have been carried out related to the degradation of pesticides on air and the most of them have been done with atmospheric simulators EUPHORE (European Photoreactor) and conducted by a committed ...

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Viernes 29 de mayo de 2015

THE LINDANE IN THE GÁLLEGO RIVER BASIN

On May 26, 2015, the LIFE DISCOVERED project team participated in the "20th Anniversary Conference Series of the Groundwater Club", organized by the Spanish Geological Survey, the Groundwater ...

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Viernes 10 de abril de 2015

PARTICIPATING IN JIMA 2015!

From 13 to 17 April 2015, will took place in the University of Zaragoza the Environment Week, joining forces this year with the Engineering and Environment Conference (JIMA) to offer a wide range of conferences, ...

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Miércoles 08 de abril de 2015

DEBATE ABOUT THE FUTUTRE OF LINDANE

 On Wednesday 15 April 2015 our project with the Government of Aragon and the Zaragoza City Council, collaborate in the Round Table organized by the Aragon Nature Protection Council (CPN) in the dissemination ...

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Martes 10 de marzo de 2015

Conference on Lindane contaminated ecosystems

The team Discovered Life, moves to Huesca tomorrow to attend the conference "Sustainable Cleanup in ecosystems contaminated by lindane" given by Dra. Amparo Lucas Cortés from the ...

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