Science Seminar Series

Blum flyer Arlene Blum, Ph. D.
Tackling Toxics: For Healthier Products, People and Planet

When: 7- 8 p.m., Monday,  May 1, 2017

Where: Berkeley City College, Room 431
This event is free and open to the public.


Arlene Blum,  biophysical  chemist,  author,  and  mountaineer  is a Visiting Scholar in Chemistry at the University  of  California,  Berkeley  and  Executive  Director of the  Green  Science  Policy  Institute. The Institute brings  government,  industry, scientists and citizens groups  together  worldwide  to  support  chemical  policies   to   protect  human health  and  the  global  environment.   Their   research   and  policy  work  has  contributed  to  stopping   the   use   harmful chemicals in children’s sleepwear, furniture, electronics  and other products globally.

This lecture series is put on by the BCC Science/Biotechnology department as a component of a grant we received from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine. Since spring 2012 more than twenty guests spoke about the latest discoveries and progress in biology, biotechnology, physics and medicine:

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