SETAC Globe - Environmental Quality Through Science
Executive Director’s Corner
Charles Menzie
Charlie MenzieWhen it comes to scientific workshops and governance, what makes SETAC so special? Anchoring our efforts on a foundation of a tripartite, multi-sectorial involvement that incorporates a range of perspectives is the key!

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17 December 2015
SETAC Science SlamUpdates from SETAC Europe
Gertie Arts, Annegaaike Leopold and Delphine Delire
The 2015 meeting in Barcelona was the highest attended meeting in the 25 years of meetings for SETAC Europe. We are proud of our first 25 years and excited about the future. Gertie Arts looks back at the meeting, Delphine Delire explores what makes a successful science slam and Annegaaike Leopole reminds you that now is the time to apply for the SETAC Europe Best Publications awards! Read on to explore the great opportunities in SETAC Europe!

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Utah, USASETAC North America Recaps
Mary Reiley, Austin Gray, Blair Paulik, David Dreier, Cameron Irvine and Markus Hecker
The diverse activities and accomplishments achieved by SETAC North America this past year were exemplified at the 36th Annual SETAC North America meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. Immediate Past President Mary Reiley looks at a society that can boast excellent science, entertainment and networking opportunities with an engaged volunteer base. The North America Student Advisory Council (NASAC) explains how their group is working to represent students at meetings and within the society at large.

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YES 2016YES 2016: Science in the Swamp
Erica Brockmeier and Austin Gray
The North America Student Advisory Council (NASAC) is excited to be hosting the 5th SETAC Young Environmental Scientists (YES) meeting this spring. This is the first time this “for-students, by-students” event will be held in North America, and the meeting will take place from 28 February–2 March 2016 at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

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SETAC Australasia5th International Conference on Emerging Contaminants and Micropollutants in the Environment
EmCon2016 and WiOW2016 Organizing Committee
Abstracts are now invited for the 5th International Conference on Emerging Contaminants (EmCon2016) and Micropollutants (WiOW2016) in Sydney, Australia from 20-23 September 2016.

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11 SESSS11th SETAC Europe Special Science Symposium
Michael S. Bank, Davide Vignati, Roel Evens, Bruce Vigon, Ricardo Barra, Christine Wellington-Moore
The 11th SETAC Europe Special Science Symposium addressed how science, biomonitoring and policy can be integrated for successful implementation support to the United Nations Environment Program Minamata Convention on Mercury.

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SETAC LCASETAC North America LCA Advisory Group Organizes Life Cycle Inventory Road mapping Workshop
Bruce Vigon
The SETAC North America LCA Advisory Group began its current road mapping activities in 2013 with emphasis on the interpretation step (“Supporting Decision Makers with LCA”) of the ISO framework. With the release of the first roadmap piece in 2015 along with milestones such as new templates for visualization, the LCA North America Advisory group planned and conducted a workshop at the recent SETAC North America annual meeting in Salt Lake City. The purpose of this workshop was to begin a process for creating a roadmap toward certain advancements in Life Cycle Inventory practice.

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SETAC Journals
What's New in IEAM
Development of an adaptive monitoring framework for long-term programs: An example using indicators of fish health
Tim J Arciszewski and Kelly R Munkittrick
Volume 11, Issue 4

What's New in ET&C
Photo-enhanced toxicity of fluoranthee to Gulf of Mexico marine organisms at different larval ages and ultraviolet light intensities
Bryson E Finch, William A Stubblefield
Volume 34, Issue 12
SETAC SLC Session Recordings
View free session recordings from SETAC Salt Lake City!

The entire SETAC Staff and Globe team would like to wish all of our members and friends of SETAC a safe and enjoyable holiday. We would like to thank each of you for your contributions and support throughout the year. All of your contributions both great and small, have made SETAC the successful organization that is respected and appreciated worldwide.

Be sure to view the special issue of the SETAC Globe that includes summaries of many of the sessions that were at the SETAC Europe 25th Annual Meeting in Barcelona, Spain.

Register for the SETAC North America Focused Topic Meeting on hydraulic fracturing by 19 January and save! The meeting will take place from 17–19 March 2016 in Denton, Texas.
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