Tom Wright, Veterinary Biologics Veterinarian, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Charlottetown
Tom Wright has been with the federal government for close to two decades. As veterinarians, biologists and research scientists, he and his CFIA colleagues protect the food safety of Canadians by ensuring that proper testing and monitoring procedures are in place, by providing information to decision makers, and by working with industry to prevent or eradicate disease in the Canadian food supply.
Chalk River Nuclear Scientists Hold Information Picket outside AECL
Publish Date: 25-SEP-2014 03:11 PM
On September 9, 2014, Chalk River scientists held an info picket outside Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) facilities to draw attention to the Government-owned Contractor-operated management model - semi-privatization of the laboratories.
Recent reports of drugs in our drinking water might have some people heading for the bottled water aisle of their nearest grocery store, but in most parts of Canada, choosing bottled water over tap is a matter of taste or convenience, not health.