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Baltic Sea Pharma Platform (BSPP)
Project | Published: 2021-06-21

    The Baltic Sea Pharma Platform (BSPP) is a flagship under the PA Hazards of EUSBSR. The BSPP brings together projects and stakeholders from the Baltic Sea Region ...

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Blue Carbon Habitats - a comprehensive mapping of Nordic salt marshes for estimating Blue Carbon storage potential - a pilot study
Project | Published: 2021-06-17

Coastal wetlands are important for sequestering carbon. They cover globally only 0.2 % of the ocean surface but contribute 50% of the total amount of carbon buried in marine sediments. Despite their ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Blue Carbon Habitats - a comprehensive mapping of Nordic salt marshes for estimating Blue Carbon storage potential - a pilot study
WasteLess Karelias
Project | Published: 2019-02-14

The project tackles littering and improves waste management in rural villages in North Karelia, Finland, and the Karelian Republic, Russia. We encourage and support local residents, authorities and c...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > WasteLess Karelias
Effects of ultrasonic control of cyanobacteria on plankton community (UltraPlan)
Project | Published: 2021-05-31

Dolichospermum (blue green algae). Photo: Reija Jokipii. Background Ultrasound can prevent cyanobacteria from forming surface blooms. The method has rarely been studied in natural wa...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Effects of ultrasonic control of cyanobacteria on plankton community (UltraPlan)
Financing
Content page | Published: 2019-10-17

The financing for the Finnish Environment Institute comes from the state budget and from external sources. In 2020, SYKE’s operating financing came to approximately 57,7 million e...

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KATOA
Project | Published: 2021-03-26

KATOA: Dust nuisances from streets and roads: Monitoring, Management and evaluation of the effectiveness of road dust emission reduction measures Objectives: Continue research on sour...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > KATOA
Copernicus Assisted Lake Water Quality Emergency Monitoring Service (WQeMS)
Project | Published: 2021-03-19

The objective of this Horizon 2020 project is to provide an operational Water Quality Emergency Monitoring Service to the water utilities industry in relation with the quality of the ‘water we drink’...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Copernicus Assisted Lake Water Quality Emergency Monitoring Service (WQeMS)
Biodegradable plastic polymers in ocean coastal waters – degrader communities and their enzymes (BIPOD)
Project | Published: 2021-03-18

Marine litter, particularly plastic pollution, is one of the key threats for world ocean ecosystems. Petrochemical plastics do not readily biodegrade in the marine environment, but also biodegradable...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Biodegradable plastic polymers in ocean coastal waters – degrader communities and their enzymes (BIPOD)
EO Applications for Integrated Maritime and Territorial Spatial Planning in the Baltic (BalticAIMS)
Project | Published: 2021-03-17

European directives such as the Water Framework Directive and Marine Strategy Directive require member states to reach good ecological status in their coastal and inland waters. In the Baltic Sea thi...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > EO Applications for Integrated Maritime and Territorial Spatial Planning in the Baltic (BalticAIMS)
EO FP CUP Water
Project | Published: 2021-03-17

EO for Water Framework Directive and Marine Strategy Framework Directive monitoring (Action 2018-2-28) EU Member States are responsible for implementing EU regulations such as the Water Framewor...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > EO FP CUP Water
The discharge and environmental impacts of SBR granules from artificial turfs (TEKONURMI)
Project | Published: 2021-03-17

The most common infill material used in the constructions of artificial football turfs is styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR) granulate. Evaluations from other Nordic countries suggest that artificial tur...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > The discharge and environmental impacts of SBR granules from artificial turfs (TEKONURMI)
SYKE's management system
Content page | Published: 2021-02-23

Finnish Environment Institute’s (SYKE) management system consists of the rules that guide SYKE’s activities as well as SYKE’s own policies, practices and guidelines. The purpose of the management sys...

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Indicators for sustainable urban development - KEKANUA
Project | Published: 2021-02-23

Background The New Urban Agenda (NUA) was adopted at the United Nations Conference Habitat III in Quito 2016 to guide sustainable urban development. It supports the implementation of the Ag...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Indicators for sustainable urban development - KEKANUA
Management system assessment
Content page | Published: 2021-02-23

SYKE’s management team is responsible for SYKE’s management system. The management team assesses the appropriateness and suitability of SYKE’s activities and management system on a regular basis. The...

SYKE Info > SYKE's management system > Management system assessment
Circular Design Network (CircDNet)
Project | Published: 2021-02-18

Project background and objectives With increasing environmental pressures and decreasing resources, we need a transition to a circular economy. When enabling and speeding up circular tran...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Circular Design Network (CircDNet)
CONSOLCA – an LCA consolidation project
Project | Published: 2021-02-18

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a widely accepted methodological approach for assessing the environmental impacts of products and services over their life cycle and it is incr...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > CONSOLCA – an LCA consolidation project
Snow Cover/Extent Demonstrator from optical Sensors (SEDOS)
Project | Published: 2021-01-25

The objective of SEDOS is to develop, implement and validate snow cover/extent product and the prototype system for their production covering Europe, as a preparative actin for the future EUMETSAT ME...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Snow Cover/Extent Demonstrator from optical Sensors (SEDOS)
Taxa Identification with Machine Learning Enhanced by DNA Metabarcoding (TIMED)
Project | Published: 2021-02-01

Project description Taxa Identification with Machine Learning Enhanced by DNA Metabarcoding (TIMED) proposes combining DNA metabarcoding and optical machine learning in a novel interleaved way t...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Taxa Identification with Machine Learning Enhanced by DNA Metabarcoding (TIMED)
Director General and management team
Content page | Published: 2013-05-06

Mr Leif Schulman , Director General (chairman) Mr Petri Ahlroth , Director of the Biodiversity Centre Mr Tero Eklin , Director of Laboratory Ms Eeva Furman , Director of the Envir...

SYKE Info > Organisation > Director General and management team
Evaluation of the environmental effects of piping materials used in buildings
Project | Published: 2021-01-07

At the moment, copper pipes are not allowed in domestic water networks in eco-labelled houses according to the Swan label. The criteria are the same in all Nordic countries. Dissenting views have bee...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Evaluation of the environmental effects of piping materials used in buildings

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