Hello and welcome back to a new year! You’re all invited to our first event featuring guest speaker Chelsea Rochman, marine ecologist and professor at the University of Toronto. Dr. Rochman has been researching the sources, sinks and ecological implications of plastic debris in marine and freshwater habitats for the past decade. Her work brings […]Read more "October 4th, 2017 event: Contamination and Effects of Plastic Debris in the Marine Environment"
Every wonder if it is safe to swim? Then look no further and download the Swim Guide! The creator, Mark Mattson, will be here on March 10, from 5 to 6 PM to discuss the app that he has created. Light refreshments will be made available.Read more "March 10, 2016 Event"
Come out to GB217 on March 1, 2016 from 12 to 1 PM to learn something new about drinking water treatment plants! William Hargrave is the president of Hargrave and Company which provides scientific and engineering services for a broad range of environmental issues in the field of drinking water supply.Read more "March 1, 2016 Event"
Reminder that on January 14, 2016, we will be hosting our monthly seminar with Ian Douglas from the City of Toronto about “What you don’t know about your drinking water”. Then later that day from 7 to 10 PM, we will be hosting a networking pub night at O’Grady’s. Hope to see you all there!Read more "January 14 Events"
Upcoming events for November 2015! Seminar: Pilot Testing Approach on the Comparison of Small System Technologies on Cyanobacteria and Cyanotoxin Removal Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 Time: 11 to 12 PM Location: GB 119 Seminar: Toronto ‘Green Streets’ Date: Thursday, November 26, 2015 Time: 12 to 1 PM Location: GB 117Read more "Upcoming Events"
WATERMARK, a 2013 TIFF and TFCA award winning movie directed by Jennifer Baichwal & Edward Burtynsky, is a film featuring mind-blowing images, which explore our relationship with water and the consequences associated with its use. Join us in watching and discussing WATERMARK, and the impact of water on every aspect of our life. *************** Date: […]Read more "World Water Week 2014 Film Screening and Discussion: WATERMARK"
Get to know about the Design Configurations of Treatment Unit Processes to Achieve Adequate Disinfection in Drinking Water from Willian Hargrave. William Hargrave is the President of Hargrave & Company, which provides planning, scientific and engineering services for a broad range of environmental issues in drinking water supply *************** Date: Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 Time and Location: 12 Noon […]Read more "Expert Talk: Design Configurations of Treatment of Unit Processes to Achieve Adequate Disinfection in Drinking Water"
Toronto Green Community’s Lost Rivers and Thirsty City Walks Find out about the lost creeks that once traversed downtown Toronto, learn about their fate, and the interconnected flows of energy and water that constitute a remarkable engineered life support system for millions of people. Helen Mills will lead a tour of the secret life of water […]Read more "Power Walk: The story of water and energy in Toronto"
Date: Thursday, March 28, 2013 Time: 5:30 pm – 8:45 pm Location: GB303 (3rd Floor, Galbraith Building) *************** In commemoration of World Water Day 2013, please join us for the screening of the documentary “Urbanized”. We will look at how the design, development, and expansion of cities can potentially impact our water resources and water […]Read more "World Water Day Film Screening & Panel Discussion"
Date: Friday, March 15, 2013 Time: 12 noon – 1 pm Location: GB221 (2nd Floor, Galbraith Building) Speaker: Ella Murphy – Regional Technology Leader(Water Reuse), Water Business Group- CH2M HILL *************** Join us for an informative session as we look at the need for water reuse, reuse technologies and applications; public, environmental and regulatory concerns […]Read more "Seminar: Water Reuse"