The UNH Research Digest collects research news stories from across the University and provides brief summaries that showcase the breadth and depth of our research, scholarly activity, and artistic endeavors.
Preview a few of September’s stories below. Find the rest of the September Digest articles at the UNH Research Office web site: http://www.unh.edu/research/unh-research-digest.
The Fairchild Dairy Teaching and Research Center, a facility of the NH Agricultural Experiment Station (NHAES) at the UNH College of Life Sciences and Agriculture (COLSA), will mark its 25th anniversary Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, with a celebration that will include presentations of the University’s current dairy research.
The Fairchild Dairy Center develops new knowledge and management...
Washington – The Department of Health and Human Services has added four substances to its list of cancer hazards, according to the agency's 13th Report on Carcinogens.
One of those substances – ortho-toluidine, which is used to make rubber chemicals, pesticides and dyes – has been listed as a known human carcinogen. Three others have been added as "reasonably anticipated to be human carcinogens...
Washington – OSHA would like to hear from stakeholders about how to prevent work-related illnesses caused by exposure to hazardous substances.
In a YouTube video posted Oct. 9, OSHA administrator David Michaels announced the launch of a national dialogue.
The first step in OSHA’s efforts will be to publish a Request for Information in the Federal Register seeking input on chemical management...
UNH's Prevention Innovations, Research and Practice for Ending Violence on Campus program will create an interactive simulation video game for use on the Web and mobile devices to extend the reach of its acclaimed bystander intervention strategies that take a community approach to prevention in which everyone has a role to play in ending sexual and relationship violence and stalking.