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Women in Chemistry: Past, Present, and Future
Frances Sutherland | added on Feb 08, 2011 | Canada
A public lecture by Dr. Geoff Rayner-Canham, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, Memorial University, Corner Brook, Newfoundland
ACPA Two-Day Short Course in Scaling Chemistry
Stan Backs | added on Feb 07, 2011 | Canada
Scaling is the precipitation of solids in water due to changes in temperature or pressure, the mixing of formation waters with other waters, or a combination of these effects. This course will present the chemistry of scaling; the calculation of scaling indices; and the analysis, removal, and inhibition of scales.
Anachemia Science Celebrate the International Year of Chemistry
Anna Tse | added on Feb 07, 2011 | Canada
Anachemia Canada would like to demonstrate our support for the International Year of the Chemistry by using the IYC 2011 logo during our "Celebrate Chemistry program this year. At Anachemia, we have supported our local schools for almost 10 years, by being the proud supplier of the chemicals for the annual National Crystal Gro
Focus on Tap Water
Cynthia Van ginkel | added on Jan 20, 2011 | Canada
Find out fast facts about water purification and treatment in Metro Vancouver as well as bottled water vs. tap water. Take part in a Global Experiment "pH of the planet" using portable pH testing equipment. Get your home tap water tested for lead.
Are Cows More Trustworthy Than Chemists?
Frances Sutherland | added on Jan 19, 2011 | Canada
A public lecture presented by Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Director of McGill University’s Office for Science and Society, January 27 at the Telus World of Science, Edmonton, AB, Canada.