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PLASTOX project presented at European Parliament conference

The project on ecotoxicological impacts of microplastics on marine organisms outlined its activities at a conference which was held in the framework of the Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas.

Documents, JPI Oceans, 21/10/2016


JPI Oceans microplastics projects discussed at ICES-ASC 2016

The goal of the session was to raise awareness of this research topic within the ICES community and discuss if there is a need to establish an ICES Working Group on the topic of microplastics. (…)

Documents, JPI Oceans, 21/10/2016


Understanding Ancillary Proceedings in Louisville Probate

One of the first questions that people have when a loved one dies is where do the probate proceedings need to be initiated? Depending on The post Understanding Ancillary Proceedings in Louisville Probate appeared first on Gersh Law Offices, P.S.C. 8 more words

MantaRay: A Novel Autonomous Sampling Instrument for In Situ Measurements of Environmental Microplastic Particle Concentrations

Presented here is the initial hardware and software design of a prototype autonomous microplastic sampling instrument. Microplastics are defined as particles of plastic < 5 mm greatest dimension. 191 more words


Doc given 2 weeks to pay $500k in legal fees

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

A surgeon who owes the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) about $500,000 in legal costs for two disciplinary hearings has been given until Sept 28 to pay the sum or disclose his assets. 247 more words

Current Affairs

A Court by Any Other Name: State 'Courts' and Sharīʿa Councils

South Asia editor Jeff Redding compares the British sharīʿa courts debate to similar debates going on in India. He examines the semantic approach of the current debate, and questions whether this approach fully encompasses the issue. 500 more words