November 25, 2002
Green Chemistry Awards Presented to Northeastern, UVM and Pfizer
Two institutions of higher learning and a pharmaceutical company were recognized with awards for their contributions to "green chemistry" and pollution prevention in research and teaching laboratories. The Campus Consortium for Environmental Excellence (C2E2) presented the awards at a November 12th workshop hosted by Boston College.
November 6, 2002
A conference on the revised SPCC Regulations was held in New Haven, CT. The conference was sponsored by Yale University, EPA and the C2E2. Several meaningful changes were made by EPA which will require a revision of your SPCC Plan to be completed by February 2003. All presentations are at www.yale.edu/oehs/spcc.htm.
September 27, 2002
Friday, September 27th is the 40th anniversary of the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring. Chatham
College, Carson's alma mater, is celebrating this anniversary by launching a new initiative to work towards eliminating toxic chemicals from their campus.