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LIFE Stop CyanoBloom project has officially ended

The LIFEStop CyanoBloom project has come to its end. Some final project documents like LayamanReport, After-LIFE Communication Plan and Final Technical report of the project can be downloaded from the project`s web page (Home/Documents). All information from the Project Closure Conference can also be downloaded from the Closure Conference site.  


Presentation of the LIFE Stop CyanoBloom project results at the conference Power of microbes in industry and environment 2016, Krk Croatia

We have presented with a lecture and a poster entitled: Reduction of extracellular microcystin concentration by an advanced oxidation technique: a potential of boron-doped diamond electrodes to control cyanobacterial blooms. The poster can be downloaded from the following link: poster Power of Microbes ARHEL The lecture can be downloaded from the following link: Reduction of …


Our young researchers presented the results of the LIFE project Stop CyanoBloom at the conference of the Society of Biology students BIOSFERA

The complete conference program can be viewed at the following link. We presented a poster with the title Robotic floating platform: Robotic floating platform POSTER Arhel BIOSFERA and a poster with the results of testing the effects of electrochemical oxidation in Microcystis aeruginosa: The effect of electrochemical oxidation on Microcystis aeruginosa Konf BIOSFERA Arhel


September 16th, 2016: Presentation of three of our LIFE projects at a press conference of the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning

We have presented our projects at the Slovenian LIFE projects market organised by the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning in the framework of a press conference aimed at presenting the LIFE project “Capacity building – Strengthened for European funds for our environment”. Projects` goals and results were presented to visitors and the Slovenian Minister …


Testing the operation of electrolytic cells and review of the state of some Slovenian fish-ponds during summer 2016 within the framework of the activities of the LIFE Stop CyanoBloom

Our team has visited several fish-ponds in Slovenia and examined the state of phytoplankton and cyanobacteria. We have performed extensive testing on the effects of the electrochemical oxidation, carried out using electrolytic cells equipped with boron-doped diamond electrodes, on the growth of cyanobacteria.


6th Croatian Congress of Microbiology

We have been present on the 6th Croatian Congress of Microbiology with International Participation, hold in Sveti Martin na Muri, Croatia. We presented a poster with a title: Environmentally non-aggressive reduction of cyanobacterial populations in lakes by electro-oxidation with boron-doped diamond electrode. The poster can be downloaded on the following link: Environmentally non aggressive reduction …