Decades before climate change became an environmental crisis, Canada’s petroleum industry disposed of then-unmarketable natural gas, or methane, simply by burning it. In Alberta’s Turner Valley oilfield in the 1920s, large gas flares would light up the sky.
One of Canada’s most influential materials scientists, University of Toronto professor Eugenia Kumacheva, is the first female recipient of the Chemical Institute of Canada’s most prestigious award, the CIC Medal.
Registration for the 100th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CSC 2017) is open! Register by April 18, 2017 to receive the early registration rate!