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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.

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Classified as: community, energy, materials, land
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Published on: 21 Nov 2013

The importance of recycling used electronics.

Published on September 30 2013 | McGill Daily
Written by Chris Mills

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Published on: 7 Oct 2013

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.

Classified as: community, energy, materials, social justice, land
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Published on: 12 Aug 2013

Written by Emma Eley
Published 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.

Classified as: energy, water, materials
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Published on: 22 Jul 2013

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.

Classified as: materials, operations, academics
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Published on: 22 Jul 2013

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
The McGill Reporter
Posted 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.

Classified as: environment, waste, materials, Miranda Wang
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Published on: 21 May 2013
The McGill Reporter
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2013
By Cheryl Gladu

New public online tool helps in selection of sustainable building material

Classified as: building, MAT project, materials, operations
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Published on: 21 May 2013