eMERGE Guelph

Salty Softeners, Salty Rivers

Online eMERGE , ON

  We all know that road salt is bad for our beloved Speed River. But what about that seemingly invisible source in our basements? Water softeners can compete with volumes of road salt that we pour into our rivers. The added salt is bad enough, but these softeners also mean we use more water to […]

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Climate, Covid and Kids’ Health in Marginalized Communities

Online eMERGE , ON

  Public health experts raise alarm at climate risks to children’s health in marginalized communities Many children in Canada live with inequities that make them more vulnerable to climate change. Our most marginalized populations are especially susceptible to climate-related physical and mental health impacts such as asthma, heat illness, anxiety and depression. And children from […]

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