Young Scientist Workshop: Green Chemistry


Redpath Museum 859 rue Sherbrooke ouest, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
$12 (+ taxes)/ child

Find out how scientists are using and working with chemicals that are friendlier to the earth. Participants will learn about the chemistry behind  green materials and greener energy sources, and they will work in pairs to construct a simple solar cell. 

With Alexandra Gellé (Ph.D. candidate, Dept. Chemistry, McGill). You can learn about Alexandra's work here. 

Read about McGill's research work on solar cells here.


For children ages 8 - 12 years old. No parents required.

FEE: $12/ child. Reservations in advance here

Land Acknowledgement

McGill University is located on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. McGill honours, recognizes and respects these nations as the traditional stewards of the lands and waters on which we meet today.

The Redpath Museum's director EDI statement.

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