Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Title

  • Lin, Victor S.-Y. (2009-10-26)
    Victor S.-Y. Lin - Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University. We have developed a series of surface-functionalized mesoporous nanoparticle materials with various porous structures and functional groups. By tuning ...

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  • Heath, Abigail (2021-04-28)
    Presented by: Abigail Heath – Graduate Student at Illinois State University, aheath1@ilstu.edu Co-authors: Eric Peterson, Catherine O’Reilly, Wondwosen Seyoum Abstract: As agricultural growth increases across the ...

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  • Khanna, Madhu; Ando, Amy W.; Vig, Suzanne; Wildermuth, Amy (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)

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  • Halbrook, Richard S.; Orr, Thomas (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2009-06)
    A sediment quality triad consisting of (1) quantification of sediment polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), total petroleum hydrocarbons (TPHs), and chloride concentrations; (2) a sediment bioassay using the amphipod ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2000)
    Neenah Printing Division of Menasha Corporation employs 350 people at four Neenah, Wisconsin facilities. Their printing processes include lithographic web and sheetfed printing and wide web flexographic printing. They ...

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  • Lian, Keryn (2013-04-18)
    Keryn Lian - Associate Professor at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Toronto. Rate and power capabilities are key characteristics of electrochemical capacitors (EC). The ultra-high rate ...

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  • Lu, Yi (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2009-02)
    We have developed new fluorescent and colorimetric sensor technologies for on-site, real-time detection and quantification of toxic metal ions such as lead, mercury and uranium in industrial and drinking waters. We used ...

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  • Breckenridge, Richard (2010-02-11)
    Richard Breckenridge - Agricultural & Rural Affairs Advisor, Illinois EPA. New environmental policies and regulations for climate change are here. With these evolving climate change issues come change for agriculture. ...

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  • Lory, Cameron (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2005-08-26)
    Describes an EPA-funded research project by INFORM to focus on persistent bioaccumulative toxins (PBTs)in building materials.

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  • Scrogum, Joy; Luber, Elizabeth (2012)
    Is a laptop computer useless without a hard drive? A group of University of Illinois students decided to find out. With funding provided by Dell and a grant from the Sustainable Electronics Initiative (SEI) at the Illinois ...

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  • Noursalehi, Ehsan; Schiller, Kristina; Maturo, Rick (2012-05-08)
    Ehsan Noursalehi - UI Engineering and industrial Design and Kristina Schiller and Rick Maturo - UI Marketing. This project utilized cross-disciplinary teams of students and research faculty from business, industrial ...

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

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  • Jones, Gary (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2003)
    In 2000, the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) revised its hazardous materials transportation registration program Title 49 CFR Part 107, Subpart G (107.601 - 107.620) by expanding it to include many more ...

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  • Rossi, Mary (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2003-03)
    Update on pollution prevention activities in New York State.

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  • Goldberg, Terry (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2002-08)
    Describes NEWMOA's P2 and Compliance Assistance Metrics project and a demonstration of their software.

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  • Behzadi, Harry (2019-05-21)
    PFAS are a class of synthetic fluorinated chemicals used in many industrial and consumer products, including defense-related applications. They are persistent, found at low levels in the environment, and bio-accumulate. ...

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  • Illinois. Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995)
    Award winners

    • 3M Cordova
    • Amoco Chemical Co. - Joliet
    • Amoco Chemical Co. - Willow Springs
    • Caterpillar Inc. - East Peoria
    • Caterpillar Inc. - ...

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  • Chintala, Rajesh (2013-06-14)
    Rajesh Chintala - Research Associate, Department of Plant Science at South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. Agricultural activities have been implicated as a major source of nutrient ions such as nitrate to surface ...

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  • (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 1999, 2013)
    This case study describes a diffusion dialysis acid recovery technology pilot project at Gerlin Inc, a company that manufactures stainless steel pipe fittings and flanges, to recover acid from their spent pickling baths.

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  • Pai, Shantanu (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014-12)
    The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center conducted a waste audit of their main building in February 2013. Through the process of the waste audit it was found that single use non-hazardous gloves were 13% of the waste ...

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