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Tyler Avis

Website:http://carleton.ca/chemistry/people/avis-tyler-j/

Tyler Avis is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry, with a concentration on Food Science and Nutrition. His research concerns the use of synthetic chemical pesticides, including the cumulative negative effects of these compounds in food and the noxious effects of their accumulation in the environment. His lab is focusing on the discovery, mode of action and use of alternative methods to synthetic chemicals with reduced risks to health and the environment.