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Media Advisory - Minister McKenna will join students in a schoolyard cleanup to fight plastic pollution

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Media Advisory - Minister McKenna will join students in a schoolyard cleanup to fight plastic pollution

Canada NewsWire

GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will meet with the students of Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School and participate in a cleanup activity to engage Canadian youth in the fight against plastic pollution.

The Minister will be accompanied by Environment and Climate Change Canada scientist Magali Houde, who will talk to students about the effects of plastic pollution on wildlife and on the environment.

 

Event:

Discussion with students and cleanup activity

Date:

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Time:

8:30 a.m. (EDT)

Location:

Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School 


2 Millar Street 


Gatineau, Quebec

 

Media representatives who wish to attend must register with Media Relations at Environment and Climate Change Canada by 5 p.m. on August 28.

 

SOURCE Environment and Climate Change Canada

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