Burning of demolition waste poses health risks

12 June 2014 A University of Canterbury environmental chemist has appealed to building contractors and homeowners to stop burning building materials rather than disposing of them safely. (read article)

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Chemistry Student Handbook

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Fairbanks Group

Fairbanks Group Publishes its 100th Paper

The Fairbanks group has just published its 100th peer-reviewed paper – a review on their and others work into the use of glycosidases for the synthesis of complex glycoconjugates.

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2013 team

New Zealand Chemistry Olympiad Trust

The 46th Chemistry Olympiad Competition will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam, in July 2014 and will involve a team of four students representing New Zealand.

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‘I’ll be able to help countless others by entering the pharmaceutical industry...’

Michael Weusten Studying towards a PhD in Biochemistry
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SEMINARS

Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 11.00 am in Chemistry Department, Level 5, Room 531, Rutherford Building, unless otherwise specified.

Daniil Ovoshchnikov
PhD Candidate, UC

Tuesday 21st October
at 11.00 AM Room 531

Nanostructured heterogeneous catalysts for green oxidation processes

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CHEMSOC

Chemsoc is a student-led, student-focused social group at Canterbury.

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