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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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....

Global Health Conference on Climate Change

2May201510:00
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The McGill Global Health Committee of IFMSA-Quebec is organizing a conference that will not only explore the impacts of climate change on human health here and on a global scale but also transform...

McGill researchers lead development of tool to assess environmental risks of chemicals

Published: 8Dec2016

Assessing the risks that toxic chemicals pose to natural ecosystems is a huge challenge, given the thousands of chemicals that require testing. But the task is expected soon to become less daunting...

Vision 2020 Working Groups

16Oct201214:00
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25Oct201212:30

We want your input!/sustainabilityCategory: Sustainability

Harvesting water out of thin air

Published: 22May2014

Harnessing humidity to quench thirst in the world’s most arid regions Published on May 13, 2014 | McGill Reporter by: Neale McDevitt and Chris Chipello

Green Careers Week 2014: SEMINAR: Career Options in the Environment

11Mar201410:00
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Session 1: 10:00 - 11:00 This seminar will explain the various environmental career options within a variety of industries Session 2: 11:00-12:00/sustainabilityCategory: Graduate...

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