Anu Kapanen will defend the doctoral dissertation entitled "Ecotoxicity assessment of biodegradable plastics and sewage sludge in compost and in soil" in the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Helsinki, on 16 November 2012 at 12:00. The public examination will take place at the following address: Viikin kampus, auditorio L3, Latokartanonkaari 9.
Dr. Anne Kahru, National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics, Estonia, will serve as the opponent, and Professor Kaarina Sivonen as the custos.
The dissertation will be published in the series VTT Science.
The dissertation is also available in electronic form through the E-thesis service.