The third International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks

Organised by Andra, the French National Radioactive Waste Management Agency.
Hosted by the University of Lorraine and OTELo the Universe Sciences Observatory of Lorraine.
30 June - 1 July 2015.

France will host the 2015 International Conference for ESBs after previous meetings in Shanghai (2013), Berlin (2010), Matsuyama (2009) and Charleston (2005).

Presentations from renown experts will include the advancement of environmental specimen banking, regulatory use of temporal trend data and new contaminant data.


The scope of the Conference is to present and discuss about prospects and projects related to environmental specimen banks : monitoring, research, role, new matrices, new technologies, etc..


Conference venue

Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Géologie
Bâtiment F
Rue du Doyen Roubault - BP 40
54501 Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy


To get the Conference poster, click here

For a PDF map of world's ESBs click here