Energy

Global population growth has caused a huge increase in the global energy consumption. This has led to a saturation of natural ecosystems and problems for human health, including economic and social costs. UANL has developed a program of efficient energy use to reduce electricity consumption at university facilities, besides raising awareness among its community of…

Globally Harmonized System and Chemicals

For higher education institutions, the proper handling of chemicals and hazardous materials is critical to preventing or reducing health and environmental risks, considering that not only can chemical pollutant dispersion have local effects, but also global consequences. Chemicals represent a wide array of potentially hazardous effects, including health risks like poisoning and cancer, physical risks…