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Sustainable living at McGill

Listen to the full broadcast below Published November 21 2013 | CBC Daybreak Montreal  ECOLE (Education Community Living Environment) is an ongoing project from McGill University that aims to create a sustainable living house in the Milton-Parc community. Listen to the full broadcast.

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Published on : 21 Nov 2013

An electronic wasteland

The importance of recycling used electronics. Published on September 30 2013 | McGill DailyWritten by Chris Mills

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Published on : 07 Oct 2013

We need to think innovatively about neighbourhoods

Published on August 3, 2013 | ArchSupply "Past approaches no longer sustain new demands and require innovative thinking. The need for a new outlook is propelled by fundamental changes that touch upon environmental, economic and social aspects.

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Published on : 12 Aug 2013

Sustainable iron catalyst for clean hydrogenation

Written by Emma EleyPublished on June 27, 2013 | Royal Society of Chemistry, Chemistry World "An international team of chemists (from McGill and the RIKEN Institute, Japan) has reported a clean and green way to perform one of the most important industrial reactions for pharmaceutical and petrochemical synthesis. Platinum group metals are currently the catalysts of choice for hydrogenations due to their high activity.

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Published on : 22 Jul 2013

Éduquer pour changer d’air

Published on June 29, 2013 | le Journal de Montreal "Après avoir passé 20 ans au cœur de la forêt tropicale, une biologiste de l’Université McGill mondialement connue pour ses travaux sur la déforestation et la qualité de l’air revient au Québec pour sortir la science des laboratoires.

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Published on : 22 Jul 2013

Ste-Anne to collect organic waste from John Abbott, McGill campuses

Published on June 11, 2013 | the West Island Gazette "Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue has agreed to pick up organic waste — and the subsequent tab — at John Abbott College and McGill University’s Macdonald campus.

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Published on : 12 Jun 2013

Miranda Wang: Improving the world one project at a time

The McGill ReporterPosted on Friday, May 3, 2013 By Neale McDevitt Talented McGill student wins international acclaim and attention for trail-blazing research. Talented McGill student rolls up sleeves to help save the environment. Talented McGill student uses downtime to help people in need.

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Published on : 21 May 2013

McGill launches tool to make green building easier

The McGill ReporterPosted on Tuesday, May 14, 2013By Cheryl Gladu New public online tool helps in selection of sustainable building material

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Published on : 21 May 2013