Sweden’s Minister for the Environment visited Swetox Södertalje

From left at the table: Karin Dahlman-Wright, Acting Vice-chancellor at Karolinska Institutet, the Minister for the Environment Karolina Skog, State Secretary Per Ängquist and Political adviser Anders Wankler.

The Swedish Minister for the  Environment, Karolina Skog, and her delegation visited Swetox in Södertälje. She met with Swetox’ board, and was presented with an account of Swetox creation, current activities and future plans. Furthermore, the 3R activities and the newly established National platform for nano safety were presented.

After the general presentations a tour of the in vitro- and bioanalysis laboratories followed, with project presentations by Pauliina Damdimopoulou and Johan Lindberg.

The visit concluded with discussions with Swetox management.

Pauliina Damdimopoulou brings laughter with her presentation of the research on female fertility.
Swetox’ Chairman Lisa Sennerby Forsse and the Minister receive a presentation on current drug analyzes in wastewater by Johan Lindberg, head of the Bioanalysis unit.