environment

The Environmental Protection Group is looking for help from the kids of Fermilab employees with the design of this year’s Earth Day Fair poster.  We are looking for your kids that are 12 and under to put their artistic talents to use by creating a poster design that demonstrates what Earth Day means to them.  Designs should be made on a regular 8 ½ x 11 sheet of paper, any color.  The kids are welcome to create their designs using… More »

Join the Fermilab community for our Third-Thursday rescheduled lunchtime clean-up June 22 at 11:45-1:30. Transportation to clean-up site from WH, East Ground Floor and all cleaning gear will be provided. Please call Jeannette at ext.3303 to RSVP for hot dog luncheon or any questions.

Please come out and help us plant 48 trees and bushes around the SBN Far and Near Detector Buildings on Wednesday, May 17, from 11:30 to 1pm. A free lunch is provided for volunteers. Please wear appropriate shoes for walking/playing in dirt. We have some gloves and shovels or bring your own.

Employees stopped by the Earth Week fair to learn about high-speed rail, energy-efficient lighting, bicycle commuting and other measures we can take to be greener in our everyday lives.

From Nation News, April 9, 2017: Arden Warner is attracting attention to himself and his work as a physicist at Fermilab and to his private exploit developing a nontoxic way to clean up oil spills.

Ozone Action Days

The following link http://www.cleantheair.org/ provides a daily subscription to the Illinois EnviroFlash that alerts one to an Ozone Action Day.