The Crown Princess presents the Stockholm Junior Water Prize

The Crown Princess with the winners of the Stockholm Junior Water Prize, Alexandre Allard and Danny Luong. Photo: Roger Vikström/Scanpix

On Tuesday 7 September, The Crown Princess awarded the Stockholm Junior Water Prize at Älvsjö Conference Centre in Stockholm.
This year's winners, Canadians Alexandre Allard and Danny Luong, were awarded certificates and the prize by The Crown Princess.

Alexandre and Danny won the award for their research into the biodegradation of polystyrene.

The Crown Princess also presented Diplomas of Excellence to Yingxin Li, Zhaonan Yang and Wanling Chen from China for their project entitled Novel Soil Remediation Technology for South China.

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