September 14, 2024 - September 19, 2024    
All Day


Minoa Palace Resort
Platanias, Chania, Crete, Greece, 73014

SPTS is a premier event for scientists and experts to discuss the latest research progress and developments in the areas of persistent and emerging contaminants including effects on health.

The 18th International Symposium on Persistent Toxic Substances and Health (ISPTS-2024) will be held in Chania, Crete, Greece and is organized by the Technical University of CreteThe Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences of CAS, and Nanjing University.

Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to this conversation!


  1. Sources, transport and fate of PTS
  2. Emerging contaminants of concern
  3. Toxicology and eco-toxicology of PTS
  4. Analytical and bioanalytical methods
  5. Risk assessment of PTS, and modeling their fate and toxicity
  6. Mitigation and remediation of PTS, emerging, and other contaminants
  7. Effects of PTS on human health
  8. Nature-based solutions for tackling PTS contamination
  9. Microplastics and nanoplastics



See the Conference Program Overview by clicking here


Register to the symposium by clicking here