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Water treatment plant near Kitchener, Ontario

Water Treatment

Learn about how water is treated at municipal water treatment plants.
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Water Treatment

Rachel Chow dans un énorme conduit

Rachel Chow

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Wastewater Process Engineer
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Rachel Chow

plastic food containers, trays and food packaging made from polystyrene

Polystyrene: The Pros, the Cons, the Chemistry

Learn the organic chemistry behind this very useful plastic. Why is recycling polystyrene hard? Why does polystyrene often end up as solid waste?
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Polystyrene: The Pros, the Cons, the Chemistry

Wasted food on the ground

The Environmental Impact of Wasted Food

One-third of all food produced is wasted. Learn about the environmental consequences of food waste, and what you can do about it.
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The Environmental Impact of Wasted Food