environment

Global project to reduce health inequalities in cities around the world

Published: 6Feb2018

A major new research partnership has been launched to explore ways of reducing health inequalities in cities around the world.  

A greener way to make ketones

Published: 26Jan2018

Researchers at McGill University have discovered a new, more environmentally friendly way to make ketones, an important chemical ingredient in pharmaceuticals.  While ketones are found in a wide...

La pollution est une tueuse en série

Published: 23Oct2017

Un décès sur six lui est attribuable chaque année […] « C’est la première fois que l’on conclut que la pollution environnementale est une cause si importante de décès », souligne le professeur...

Living Soils Symposium Montreal

13Oct2017
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15Oct2017

The Living Soils Symposium Montreal team is looking for volunteers to help out during their event on October 13-14-15 at Concordia University./macdonaldCategory: Faculty of Agricultural and...

Waste Management Squad promotes good composting habits in Pointe-Claire

Published: 27Jul2017

Judith Largy-Nadeau (BRE) and Dainava Blayney (NRS) and students from the Université de Sherbrooke are going door-to-door in Pointe-Claire to promote good waste habits this summer....

Evidence to Policy - Jill Baumgartner February 3

3Feb201614:30
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16:00

Join us for this special seminar featuring IHSP Faculty member Jill Baumgartner on Wednesday February 3.

Woodstoves are good for the soul, bad for the heart

Published: 27Feb2017

The risk of acute myocardial infarction for the elderly living in and around small cities is increased by air pollution caused by biomass burning from woodstoves.  ...

The anxieties of achievement and the ambiguities of accomplishment

15Feb201315:30

ALL ARE WELCOME.   ADMISSION IS FREE FOR THE LECTURE AND FOR A POST-LECTURE WINE-AND-CHEESE RECEPTION.

Green Careers Week 2015

17Mar2015
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19Mar2015

Three days of events to help you learn about environmental career options. If you're looking for ideas, inspiration, motivation and advice, then Green Careers Week is for you!/capsCategory: Career...

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