Swedish Ambassador greets Thai Tap Water Prize winners

Ambassador Klas Molin on Jan 19 attended the ‘Thai Tap Junior Water Prize 2013’ at the Royal Exhibition Centre BITEC Bangna.

The Swedish Ambassador at the Thai Tap Junior Water Prize 2013.

Together with management from the Institute for Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology and management from Thai Tap Water, the Ambassador walked around and watched the results of all the 17 finalist teams.

Managing director of Thai Tap Water, Mr Sompoch Sriphoom, announced the winning award.

The price this year went to three students from Mahidol Wittayanusorn School. Their work was called: ‘A Novel Bioadsorption Instrument for Removal Heavy Metals in Wastewater’.

The winners will represent Thailand in the final of the international competition ‘Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2013’ to be held in Stockholm in September.

Source: Embassy of Sweden, Bangkok

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