Browse Brochures and General Information -- Illinois Sustainable Technology Center by Title

  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017)
    Provides an overview of the environmental issues associated with pharmaceutical and personal care products in the environment.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Lindsey, Tim (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 2000, 2013)
    The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) has developed a technical assistance program to improve adoption of pollution prevention technologies in the metal forming and machining sectors. The Accelerated Diffusion ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (81kB)
  • Lindsey, Tim (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 1999)
    The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) has developed a technical assistance program to improve adoption of pollution prevention technologies in the metal finishing industry. The Accelerated Diffusion of Pollution ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (65kB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013)
    Provides an overview of membrane technology and it's uses in wastewater treatment with and emphasis on research at the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (728kB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2018-01)
    The United States uses approximately 200 billion gallons of fuel annually. The infrastructure to support this fuel use costs $12 trillion. Alternative fuels and biofuels can help alleviate U.S. dependence on limited fossil ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1997)

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (214kB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2018-01)
    Provides an overview of the problem of plastic pollution in the aquatic environment, as well as a description of a cooperative project between Grand Valley State University and the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Biochar 
    (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013)
    Biochar is a charcoal material byproduct produced from the thermochemical conversion of biomass in a limited oxygen environment. This process, called pyrolysis, also creates syngas and bio-oils, which are used to generate ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (927kB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013)
    Summarized the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's energy research projects.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (617kB)
  • Marsch, Dan; Springman, Mike (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013-11)
    The Illinois Conservation of Resources and Energy (ICORE) project strives to achieve measurable energy and water conservation improvements among Illinois’ small, rural communities and businesses, focusing primarily on ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (293kB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016-05)
    ISTC's general information brochure.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (3MB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016)
    General information brochure for the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (3MB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017)
    Provides an overview of how pharmaceuticals and personal care products impact the environment with a focus on research at the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017-10)
    Provides an overview of the services available from ISTC's Institutional Water Treatment Program.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015-11)
    The overview poster illustrates ISTC's approach to sustainability, which includes applied research & development, technical assistance, and outreach & training. The program specific posters describe current projects in each area.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (98kB)
  • Gonzalez, Ed; Harmon, Jan; Meza, Gina; Harder, Vicki; Bondurant, Lee (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2004)
    This colorful educational comic book, appropriate for middle school and high school students, explains the health risks associated with mercury exposure and the environmental risks associated with mercury pollution. The ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (25MB)
  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995)
    Promotional brochure for opening of HWRIC's Chicago office.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (182kB)
  • Illinois. Department of Natural Resources. Waste Management and Research Center. (ILENR DENR ENR HWRIC) (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (80kB)
  • Illinois. Department of Resources. Waste Management and Research Center. Load Reduction Program. (ILENR ENR DENR HWRIC); Publicly Owned Treatment Works Load Reduction Program (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (117kB)
  • Pickowitz, Joe (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013)
    This poster summarizes recent ISTC projects related to biodiesel, including: McDonald's Waste Oil to Biodiesel; U of I Dining Halls' Waste Oil to Biodiesel; Jatropha Seeds to Biodiesel and Soap; and Soap from Glycerin, a ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)