The new technology has the potential to break down the persistent PFAS chemicals, which are found in many consumer products and are thought to cause adverse human health effects.
It could be a win-win. The Yukon territory could turn a profit on their surplus, cruise ships could green up their local image, and Skagway might enjoy better air quality near the port.
The rooms are furnished with beds, a lamp, and shelves. The kitchen is stocked with the essentials like bags of flour, sugar, coffee, and tea.
The municipal health department worked with the Anchorage School District to host dozens of free public immunization clinics at schools throughout the city.
If all goes well, organizers hope to open the North Pole Vet Village within the next five years.