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HAVE WE DELIVERED?

POLICY AREA HAZARDS Over the last ten years, PA Hazards has worked with the prevention of pollution and reduction in use of hazardous substances in the Baltic Sea region. Our efforts have focused on key main challenges related to hazardous substances in the Baltic Sea: sources and inputs of hazardous substances, environmental risks from dumped ammunitions, pharmaceuticals, biological effects of anthropogenic chemical stress, contaminated sediments, antifouling agents and plastics. The EUSBSR and the Policy Area worked both with agenda setting for identifying main challenges related to hazardous substances in the Baltic Sea region, and as a mediator between applied projects (flagships) with policy relevant results and regulatory frameworks and conventions. One of our success stories is work on pharmaceuticals in the Baltic Sea environment. The process started with a seed money project funded by Swedish Institute in 2014 with the aim to “Make the Baltic Sea region a lead in sustainable management for pharmaceuticals”. Today the BSR-

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Better Together - 10 Years of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region  

Our publication on the 10th anniversary of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region i.a. with foreword from Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputow...

Better Together - 10 Years of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region  

Our publication on the 10th anniversary of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region i.a. with foreword from Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputow...