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The European CBRNE Center

The European CBRNE Center is located at Umeå University and initiates, coordinates and participates in research and development projects within the CBRNE field.

Film: What we do at the European CRBNE Center
What we do at the European CRBNE Center

Center Director Per-Erik Johansson explains the importance of disaster preparedness how the center operates. The video is in Swedish with English subtitles available. 

CBRNE is the international abbreviation for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive substances. CBRNE describes activities concerning dangerous and harmful substances of either biological, chemical, radioactive, nuclear or explosive character. CBRNE events can be caused by accidents, antagonistic events, or other factors. While these events are rare, they are often very serious, which is why constant preparedness is necessary.

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News

Three questions to the CBRNE Center Director Per-Erik Johansson
Published: 06 Nov, 2020

Three quick questions regarding project activity during, and after, the pandemic to Per-Erik at CBRNE.

The European CBRNE Center in DN
Published: 03 Jul, 2020

The European CBRNE Center is featured in DN's special edition

New members join the European CBRNE Center’s board
Published: 02 Jul, 2020

The Euoropean CBRNE Center welcomes new members to its board.