Friday, December 13, 2019
Sale | December 8 – 13, 2019 every day | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | South Side of Mulford Hall
It's time for UC Berkeley Forestry Club's annual Christmas Tree sale! Every year, students travel to the Sierra Nevada to harvest trees donated by Sierra Pacific Industries, which would not normally survive to maturity. Students hand-fall your very own holiday tree! The species that are to be harvested are white fir and incense-cedar. Other species can be requested, but may not be available... More >
PFAS Contamination: An Emerging Problem in California: A UC Berkeley Superfund Research Program Meeting
Conference/Symposium | December 13 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | David Brower Center, Goldman Theater
2150 Allston Way, Suite 100, Berkeley, CA 94704
Martyn Smith, Professor, University of California Berkeley; Rachel Morello-Frosch, Professor, University of California Berkeley; Andres Cardenas, Assistant Professor, University of California Berkeley; Lauren Zeise, Director, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California's Environmental Protection Agency; June-Soo Park, Research Scientist, Department of Toxic Substances Control, California's Environmental Protection Agency
David Sedlak, Professor, University of California Berkeley
UC Berkeley Superfund Research Program
Expert panelists will discuss future research needs related to PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) contamination in California including: the scope of the problem, analytical measurement, epidemiology, toxicokinetics, toxicology, and remediation. The UC Berkeley Superfund Research Program is directed by Professor Martyn Smith.
$40 Regular admission, includes lunch and evening reception, $20 Reduced admission for students, includes lunch and evening reception
Registration opens September 6. Register online by November 6.