Institute of Chemistry hosts webinar on April 8 | Daily News

Institute of Chemistry hosts webinar on April 8

On Environmental and Health Impacts of Micro plastics

The Institute of Chemistry Ceylon, Kotte Road, Welikada, Rajagiriya is organizing the seminar,webinar on Environmental and Health Impacts of Microplastics on April 8 focusing on generation, chemistry, environmental and health effects and detection of micro-plastics.

This webinar will be coordinated by Dr. Sisira Weliwegamage, Senior Lecturer, Institute of Chemistry Ceylon. Prof. Namal Priyantha (Senior Lecturer of University of Peradeniya and visiting professor at Institute of Chemistry Ceylon), Dr. Ranmal Gunathilake (Senior Lecturer, Institute of Chemistry Ceylon) and resource persons from Central Environmental Authority NARA, University of Ruhuna, and Waste Management Authority Western Province will also contribute with their experience throughout the event.

Participants at this seminar will receive the complete knowledge about novel threats from Environmental and Health Impacts of Micro plastics, which can be the next great disaster for the human, other living organisms and environment. We hope to offer several solutions and discuss ways forward in these areas,” said Senior Lecturer, Institute of Chemistry Ceylon Dr.Sisira Weliwegamage.

More information could be obtained from contact the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon Office on either [email protected] or [email protected] or their web, www.ichemc.edu.lk