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Talk – PFAS: A New Fish Tissue Issue

Norman Smith Hall, Room 107, and Online University of Maine, Orono, ME

Speaker: Tom Danielson, Aquatic Toxicology Unit, Maine Department of Environmental Protection Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), also known as “forever chemicals”, is a group of man-made chemicals that can be toxic and remain in the for a very long time.  Some kinds of PFAS bioaccumulate in freshwater fish, often reaching hundreds to thousands times more […]

Free

Talk – Growing Maine’s Clean Energy Economy Through Workforce Development and Innovation

Norman Smith Hall, Room 107, and Online University of Maine, Orono, ME

Speaker: Tagwongo Obomsawin, Clean Energy Partnership Program Manager, State of Maine Governor's Energy Office Supported by the Maine Jobs and Recovery Plan, the Governor’s Energy Office established the Clean Energy Partnership to convene leading experts, promote collaboration, and provide funding to address the emerging needs of the clean energy economy. In December 2022, GEO awarded […]

Free

Sustainability Lightning Talks

Norman Smith Hall, Room 107, and Online University of Maine, Orono, ME

Lightning Talks will focus on student sustainability research in Maine. Students will have 5-7 minutes for their talk. PowerPoint presentations are limited to 10 slides. A request for abstracts will […]

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