Congratulations, Abha!

September 5, 2017

Abha successfully defended her PhD thesis entitled “The sources and transport of organic contaminants in urban watersheds: Unraveling the effects of land use, hydrology, and chemical properties”. External examiner was Prof. J. Hollender from EAWAG in Switzerland.

Matt’s paper on the cover

August 16, 2017

Our paper on the effect of preparation methods on contaminants and nutrients in beluga blubber traditional foods is featured on the cover of the August issue of ESPI.

Review paper on modelling exposure to POPs among indigenous Canadians

August 15, 2017

Environmental Reviews published the final version of our review paper on-line today.

David and Frank attend ICMGP 2017 in Providence

August 15, 2017

At the International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant, which was held in Providence, RI, this July, David and Frank presented several talks and posters on the characterization and application of our passive air sampler for gaseous mercury.

Water Research published paper on PAHs in Toronto’s rivers

August 1, 2017

Abha’s second paper on organic contaminants in the Mimico and Little Rouge Creek watershed during rain fall and snowmelt events has been accepted for publication in Water Research.

Matt’s paper published in Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts

July 19, 2017

Our study on the impact of food preparation techniques on the nutrient and contaminant load in beluga whale blubber has been published in ESPI earlier today.

Comment on recent ES&T paper published

June 27, 2017

A comment we wrote on a recent publication reporting on vapour pressures of substituted aromatic compounds has now been published.

Final version of paper on partitioning property prediction published in ACP

June 27, 2017

Our paper comparing the predictions of the partitioning properties of a large number of atmospheric oxidation products with COSMOtherm, SPARC and ppLFERs has now been published in Atmos. Chem. Phys.

Abha and Frank attended ICCE 2017 in Oslo

June 27, 2017

At the 16th International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment (ICCE 2017), which was held in Oslo, Norway from June 18-21, 2017, Abha and Frank gave four oral presentations.

Congratulations to David and Tife!

May 9, 2017

Tife has been awarded an Ontario Graduate Scholarship for the coming academic year and David is this year’s recipient of the Graduate Student Research Award at UTSC.