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The Center for the Environment at Catawba College will hold its next EnviroMingle® on Thursday, September 12th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at Cooper's Restaurant located at 122 E. Fisher St. in Salisbury.
Read more … EnviroMingle® at Coopers
By Rebecca Ryder
This Earth Day, why not do something fun with the family?
On Monday, April 22, the Center for the Environment at Catawba College and Town Creek Commons Chick-Fil-A will host a “Growing Green Kids” family night so that parents and children can learn ways to take care of the environment together. The event, which runs from 5-8 p.m., will focus on educating families about carbon dioxide levels and what they can do to help improve air quality.
Read more … ‘Growing Green Kids’ with Chick-Fil-A and the Center for the Environment
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Dr. David Peden
Dr. Peden is principal investigator for an ongoing study, “Human Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants.” This study is a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, “to better understand the effect of a number of air pollutants on human health. This includes studies with volunteers exposed to a number of low-level pollutants to see how these impact health. We also test the effect of certain medications on response to pollutants and examine if people with asthma or certain genetic factors have increased risk for pollutant-induced disease.”
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