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How Bad is Smog in Ontario?
Dr. David Yap,
Senior Scientific Advisor, Air Quality & Meteorology
Ontario Ministry of the Environment
|Day and Time
Thursday, February 9, 2006 7:45 p.m.
(light refreshments will be provided at 6:45 p.m.)
(PEO Toronto-Dufferin brief chapter business meeting 7:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. )
Islington Golf Club
45 Riverbank Drive
(West off Islington Ave, one block north of Dundas Street West)
PEO - Toronto Dufferin Chapter
& Sponsored by the IEEE Toronto
Engineering & Human Environment Chapter
Seating is limited, reservations required
Joe Bonadie, P.Eng.
Email: or 905 513 4175
Bruno Di Stefano, P.Eng.
This presentation focuses on what smog is, where it comes from, the role
of weather, how smog is measured and reported, how smog advisories are
issued in Ontario, smog trends, and future challenges.
Dr. David Yap is Senior Scientific Advisor on Air Quality and
Meteorology with the Ontario Ministry of the Environment. He is the
ministry's scientific spokesperson on smog.