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September 2, 2020  

Blue jeans linked to water pollution, Great Lakes to Arctic: study

Between 12% and 23% of microfibres in the sediments sampled could be identified as indigo denim.

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May 11, 2018  

Physical Asset Management Program

  The program is offered in partnership with the

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May 9, 2017  

Uber setting up driverless car lab in Toronto

Facility will be led by University of Toronto AI and machine perception researcher, Raquel Urtasun.

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August 22, 2016  

Canada ‘missed the boat’ on economic policies to mitigate climate change

U of T professor says climate change is the biggest health threat worldwide of the 21st century.

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February 24, 2015  

Spray-on solar power

Light-sensitive materials are printed onto a flexible film that coats weirdly shaped surfaces to collect the sun’s energy.

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December 3, 2014  

University of Toronto research wins AUTO21 TestDRIVE competition

Work reduces carbon emissions by up to 10% through eco-driving techniques.

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February 4, 2014  

Oil sands environmental health risks underestimated: study

University of Toronto researchers say the oil sands needs to improve its accounting of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) emissions.

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March 30, 2012  

Automotive bioplastic

A University of Toronto research project aims to produce a bioplastic using shellfish that will be used to make vehicle parts.

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August 16, 2011  

IMEC to explore Evidence-based Asset Management

Chair says conference a great way to meld academia and industry