July 2012

Environment and energy

 

CO2 Solutions Receives Notice of Allowance for New Broad U.S. Patent

CO2 Solutions Receives Notice of Allowance for New Broad U.S. Patent

CO2 Solutions announced that it has received the Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for the issuance of US20100203619, “CO2  ABSORPTION SOLUTION”. The patent will cover the use of carbonic anhydrase (CA) in any form for carbon capture from a gas stream and with any secondary or tertiary amine solvents.

 

H2O Innovation : Professional Water Technologies products  obtain REACH compliance, opening European market

H2O Innovation : Professional Water Technologies products obtain REACH compliance, opening European market

H2O Innovation announces that its Professional Water Technologies’ team successfully held last week in San Diego, California its first annual international distributor conference. Held over the course of three days, Professional Water Technologies’ invitation-only event brought together distributors from all around the world for exclusive conferences and training sessions on membrane filtration specialty chemicals. The event was highly prized by all participating distributors, who appreciated networking and deepening their knowledge of Professional Water Technologies’ products.

 

Research issues and priorities for a sustainable North

Research issues and priorities for a sustainable North

Université Laval rector Denis Brière briefed Clément Gignac, Minister of Natural Resources and Wildlife and Minister responsible for the Plan Nord, on the research issues and priorities associated with the development of northern Québec. His presentation was based on a strategic reflection launched last fall. A collaborative effort on the part of some 50 dedicated experts, this exceptional initiative gave Université Laval an opportunity to undertake a unique consultation on multidisciplinary research.