Microplastics and health

Microplastics research group in the School of Pharmacy. We study the health effects and methods of transportation of micro- and nanoplastics using pharmaceutical research methods, in addition, we develop sample preparation and analytical methods for microplastics.

Microplastic research

Microplastic researc group develops methods for quantitative and qualitative analysis of microplastics from environmental samples and foodstuffs. The ongoing research projects focus on further development of analytical methods and analysis of microplastics from industrial process waters and waste...

Toxicology Research Group

Our group studies toxicity of various environmental exposures using multiple methods. We study e.g., toxicity of microplastics and biocolourants in cultured cells as well as endocrine disrupting chemicals in cellular and animal models. In birth cohort research, we study the effects of exposure du...

SIB Labs infrastructure unit

Infrastructure unit in the Faculty of Science and Forestry; we master special equipment that can be used for researchers' and other collaborators' needs (incl. educational and research institutes, companies). We provide consultation, analytical services and research and/or development projects.

Samuel Hartikainen

Research Trainee , Research group for Indoor Environment and Occupational Health

Kaisa Raninen

Project Researcher , SIB Labs Infrastructure Unit