Paper on Indoor Exposure Modelling Published

September 30, 2014

Xianming’s and Jon’s paper describing a model for screening-level assessment of near-field human exposure to neutral organic chemicals released indoors has been published in Environ. Sci. Technol.

First Adventure in Atmospheric Chemistry

Friday September 5, 2014

For the first time, the research group has ventured into the field of atmospheric chemistry and submitted a work that is not related to organic contaminants. We apply novel methods for gas-particle partitioning to the issue of secondary organic aerosol formation in one of our recent journal publications.

No more Environmental Chemistry for Michelle and Feng

Friday September 5, 2014

After three years of working with the group as summer research students, Feng Xu and Michelle Hoang have started their studies in medicine and dentistry at Western and U of T, respectively. We wish them all the best.

Wania Lab in the News

Monday February 3, 2014

Patchen Barss, writing for U of T News:

A new comprehensive modeling assessment of contamination in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region indicates that officially reported emissions of certain hazardous air pollutants have been greatly underestimated.

Abha Parajulee (left) and Professor Frank Wania (right). Photo by Ken Jones.

Additionally, Abha’s recent research on the oil sands emissions data has been highlighted in the CBC.

Matt's new paper published

Saturday February 1, 2014

Matt’s new paper Evaluating the Effectiveness of Fish Consumption Advisories: Modeling Prenatal, Postnatal, and Childhood Exposures to Persistent Organic Pollutants has been published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives.

Read the news article from EHP here.

 

Congratulations Xiaoshu!

Friday January 17, 2014

Congratulations to Xiaoshu for defending her MASc thesis, Advancing bioaccumulation modeling and water sampling for ionogenic organic compounds.