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National Research Council Canada-NRC

June 03, 2009 14:54 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Supports New Air Quality Testing Facility to Help Improve Respiratory Health for Canadians

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 3, 2009) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will be in Ottawa on Thursday to announce the opening of a new specialized indoor air research laboratory that will help construction and health experts better understand the impact of indoor air quality on human health, including children with asthma.



Date: June 4, 2009

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Place: NRC Institute for Research in Construction
1200 Montreal Rd., Building M-24D
Ottawa, Ont.


Photo opportunities for media will include a tour of the facility.

Contact Information

  • National Research Council Canada
    Media Relations
    613-991-1431
    media@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca
    or
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Director of Communications
    Gary Toft
    613-943-7599