Sustainable iron catalyst for clean hydrogenation

Published: 22Jul2013

Written by Emma EleyPublished on June 27, 2013 | Royal Society of Chemistry, Chemistry World...

Glacial retreat impacts on water resources in tropical Andes


This seminar given by Michel Baraër (hydrology professor at the École de technologie Superieure, Montreal), is open to the public. 

Cleaning wounds: saline water trumps soap and water

Published: 15Dec2015

Now, an international team of researchers led by McMaster University in collaboration with the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre has found that soap and water is actually...

Hult Prize accelerator preps competitors for $1M

Published: 15Aug2013

Written by Christina ReinwaldPublished by August 15, 2013 | Boston Globe...

The ecotoxicological problem of "Dose": from explosives to little bits


Everyone is welcome to attend this CIVE 615 Environmental Engineering Seminar (part of the Environmental & Water resource engineering seminar series) given by Dr.

Troubled waters: World’s groundwater increasingly at risk

Published: 29Jan2014

The groundwater footprint. If you haven’t heard that term yet, read on, because it soon could become as familiar as “carbon footprint.”...

Water is Life exhibit @ Burnside Hall


Water is Life! exhibit is located in basement of the Burnside Hall, near the elevators. Until April 30, 2014.

What training is needed for the next generation of water operators?

Published: 8Dec2016

In generations past, most water operators gained employment straight out of high school; however, these days, operators are required to have a strong foundation in science, engineering, and...

One in four of world’s big cities water-stressed

Published: 3Jun2014

As more people move to urban areas, cities around the world are experiencing increased water stress and looking for additional water supplies to support their continued grow.