Featured Story in the October 2019 issue of WEAL Magazine on REBECCA SAARI, who came to Waterloo as a civil and environmental engineering professor in 2015, uses sophisticated computer modelling to study the benefits of government air-pollution and climate policies in terms of human health. Her work on fi ne particulate matter, an airborne villain that is one of the leading environmental risk factors for premature death in the world, quantifies the economic impact of lower healthcare costs, higher productivity and other factors to help make the case for change. Ultimately, Saari aims to contribute critical evidence to bolster the fight against climate change. To read the full Article click here.
ONES TO WATCH WEAL Oct 2019
Tuesday, October 29, 2019