Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center Publications by Title

  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2015-12)
    Founded in 1902, McLaughlin Body Company (MBC) once thought of strictly as a leader in the manufacturing of Rollover Protection Structures, today, in addition to best-in-class enclosure technology for vehicles in military, ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014-04)
    Founded in 1988, American Standard Circuits, Inc. (ASC) is rapidly emerging as a leading manufacturer of advanced printed circuit board (PCB) solutions worldwide. ASC makes flex, rigid-flex, RF/microwave, and metal-backed ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014)
    Dulin Metals Co., located in Des Plaines, IL, reclaims nonferrous scrap metal. They de-oil and de-tin the scrap to create a high-quality product for resale. The company contacted ISTC to identify opportunities that would ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014)
    GKN Land Systems (GKN), located in Woodridge, IL, manufactures agricultural drive shafts and clutches for agricultural applications and military and marine vehicles. GKN used ISTC's technical assistance staff to facilitate ...

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  • Vogt, Linda; Garrison, Wendy; Heavysides, Tom; Miller, Gary D. (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1987-05)
    On May 15-16, 1986, a workshop, "Ecotoxicology for Illinois: Establishing the Research Agenda," was sponsored by the Illinois Department of Energy and Natural Resources (DENR). Within DENR, the Division of Energy and ...

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  • Kelly, John; Rosi-Marshall, Emma; Scott, John (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015-02)
    In urban areas wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) effluent can represent a significant component of freshwater ecosystems, and WWTP effluent can be a point source for a variety of pollutants, including pharmaceuticals and ...

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  • Chicago Metal Finishers Institute (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2002)
    New barrels for electroplating have been developed and manufacturers of some of these newer designs have claimed significant improvements in drag-out losses by their new barrels. Since water consumption and waste generation ...

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  • Bierma, Thomas J. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013-03)
    Efficiency performance contracts (EPCs) for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are a marketbased approach that rewards suppliers for improving efficiency and reducing waste in SME operations through pollution prevention ...

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  • Brown, Jerry (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013-05)
    Electrocoagulation is a process of applying a direct or alternating current and voltage of varying strength to electrodes in contact with water. In theory, this contact causes the suspended and/or dissolved solids in that ...

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  • Boyle, Malcolm (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 2006, 2013)
    Dynamic Manufacturing, Inc. is family-owned and operated Illinois retail transmission remanufacturing business in Melrose Park, IL. Dynamic worked with technical assistance specialists from the Illinois Sustainable Technology ...

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  • Springman, Mike; Marsch, Dan (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013-12)
    This fact sheet identifies the energy savings realized at a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in Pana, Illinois. The Pana WWTP went on line in 1986 to process sanitary wastewater from its 5,500 residents. Its design capacity ...

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

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  • Helsel, Richard; Alperin, Ed; Groen, Arie (Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1989)

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  • Kelly, Walton R.; Machesky, Michael L. (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1997)

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  • Schock, Susan C.; Kilgore, Tamara J.; Stover, Mary E.; Rosenbaum, Paul B.; Benefield, Mickey; Mills, Evan P. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1986-08)
    In this project, the HWRIC database of information pertaining to sites which are potential sources of pollution by hazardous wastes was improved by the review of the data and through the collection of the dates of known ...

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  • Schock, Susan C.; Peyton, Maxine M.; Mills, Evan P. (Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, Illinois State Water Survey, 1988)

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  • (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1999-01)
    Dissecting a consumer product into all the various processes that contribute to its production and disposal can help us better understand how our consumer habits affect the environment. Consumption of products drives ...

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  • (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 1999)
    ISO 14000 is a series of standards and guideline documents (not regulations) formulated by the International Organization for Standardization (Geneva, Switzerland) to harmonize environmental management for all organizations ...

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  • Anderson, Paul R. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2010-07)
    This report provides an estimate of the hydrologic footprint for the Caterpillar Corporation facility in Montgomery, IL. The hydrologic footprint includes conventional water use at the facility, evaporated water associated ...

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