2018 Archives

November 27, 2018

Crunching the numbers on Toronto’s King Street transit pilot

U of T Engineering researchers are collaborating with the City of Toronto and the Toronto Transit Commission to study the effect of the King Street transit pilot project on air and noise pollution, public health and commuter decision-making.

October 1, 2018

Scrapping Drive Clean

Professor Greg Evans joined CBCOntarioToday to discuss his leading research on vehicle pollution and the importance of emissions tests in the wake of announcements on the plan to scrap Ontario’s Drive Clean program

January 9, 2018

First study of traffic-related pollution in Trinidad and Tobago reveals high levels of black carbon

A new U of T Engineering study has measured significant concentrations of traffic-related air pollution near major roadways in Trinidad, reaching levels comparable to highways in Toronto and Detroit.