Municipal Dust Health Effects & Suppression Workshop

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Mason Lodge Hall

229 Centre Street

Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0

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Vulcan County, with the Calgary Region Airshed Zone would like to invite you to join us for a Dust Health Effects and Suppression Workshop.

Doors open at 9 am for breakfast.

Topics & Speakers:

“An Introduction to CRAZ and its Roles within Alberta’s System for Air Quality Monitoring and Reporting” by Dave Day, Senior Advisor on CRAZ Policy and Research Committee

“What is Particulate Matter and Ground Level Ozone, and a review of CRAZ’s Particulate Matter and Ozone Management Plan” by Erin Horb, M.Sc., Chair on CRAZ Air Quality Management Committee

“What are the Effects of Dust Exposure on Human Health?” Jason Cabaj, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Medical Officer of Health, Alberta Health Services, Calgary Zone Assistant Clinical Professor, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary Program Director, Public Health & Preventive Medicine, University of Calgary

"Dirty roads and dusty skies: chemistry at the surface of road sediment and winter traction materials" Sarah Styler, Assistant Professor (Environmental Chemistry), Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta

"Southern Alberta Rural Ag-Air Observations (2017)" Cody Metheral, P. Eng, Confined Feeding Operations Extension Specialist, Alberta Agriculture & Forestry

“DustOut – The first EPA’s safer choice program approved sustainable organic and biodegradable dust control product”, Mr. J. Kuanfung Co-founder, Researcher and Executive VP; Dust Out TM

Lunch with be soup and sandwiches.

After lunch we will hosting a round table discussion.

For more information please email Tanya Carlson, CRAZ Engagement Program Manager at tanya.carlson@craz.ca or call 403-968-5522.

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Mason Lodge Hall

229 Centre Street

Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0

Canada

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