Forum Leadership et Innovation 2016 – Place à la relève et à l’exemplarité


Durabilys est le tout nouveau rendez-vous annuel de l’industrie québécoise du bâtiment et de l’aménagement durables./tisedCategory: Sustainability

MBA students in Canada tackle sustainability to get a competitive edge

Published: 9Mar2016

McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management ranked second in the latest list, which was released in October 2015, while the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business was fifth....

Green Light Microscopy: A Sustainable Alternative in Modern Microscopy

Published: 1Mar2016

In times of environmental decline, scientific innovation must be implemented to replace old and inefficient technology. This can lead to positive academic, economic and environmental impacts....

Sustainable Energy: a breakfast event


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Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry: Engaging Graduate Students Outside of Disciplinary Silos

Published: 10Feb2016

Green chemistry is a rapidly growing area of interest for industry as companies face increased regulatory requirements, supply constraints, and consumer demands for sustainable products. Business...

Quirks & Quarks features Bergthorson research

Published: 19Jan2016

Don't miss the January 15, 2016, edition of CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks to learn how Prof Jeff Bergthorson and colleagues are finding ways for energy to be stored and transported via iron and...

2016 Catalyst Awards Gala


The Office of Sustainability is proud to acknowledge those who have positively contributed to sustainability at McGill in an enduring and meaningful way.

Droughts hit cereal crops harder since 1980s

Published: 6Jan2016

Drought and extreme heat events slashed cereal harvests in recent decades by 9% to 10% on average in affected countries – and the impact of these weather disasters was greatest in the developed...

Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery: sustainability in forest use


Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery-Register today! Overview /tisedCategory: Sustainability