Monthly Archives: April 2014

HBCDD seminar at Columbia University, New York

On April 17th, 2014, I visited the prestigious Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University in New York City and had talks and lunch with Regina Santella, Robin Whyatt, Pam Factor-Litvak, Beizhan Yan and others. The School hosts among others "the NIEHS Center for Environmental Health in Northern Manhattan" and "the Columbia Center for Children's…
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Earth Day, April 22, 2014

The first Earth Day was launched April 22, 1970, before sustainability became really fashionable. The Earth Day this year celebrated two days ago concentrated on Green Cities. On this 44th birthday John Elkington and Jochen Zeitz posted a blog about what the Earth Day should focus on in the future. My good friend John Elkington…
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PCB in Schools – Webnar

The US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences located in North Carolina organises on April 21 a webnar about PCB in Schools with 5 presentations by experts. A report from the event attracting more than 300 people was published in the June 2014 issue of "Environmental Factor". Session I - PCBs in Schools: Overview and Exposure…
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