Awards for outstanding communications will be granted during the meeting. 

Young research awards – The journal of Environmental Chemistry will grant 2 awards for young researchers, one for best oral presentation and one for best poster.

In memoriam of our late colleague Birgit Daus (1968-2018), the organizing organizing committee will present an award in her name to the best “out of the box” communication to the conference. The award is open to all participants irrespective of gender, age or form of communication.