Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Title

  • Haley, Kären (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2009-06)
    Overview of sustainability initiatives by the City of Indianapolis.

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  • Rodriguez, Luis (2013-04-11)
    Luis Rodriguez - Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering and Research Asst. Professor, Information Trust Institute, both at University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign Biomass-based biofuels ...

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  • Spokas, Kurt (2013-04-05)
    Kurt Spokas - USDA-ARS Soil Scientist. Biochar (a form of black carbon) has been recently heralded as an amendment to revitalize worn-out/weathered soils, increase soil C sequestration, enhance agronomic productivity, ...

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  • Breunig, Hanna (2021-09-16)
    Presented by Hanna Breunig - Research Scientist and Deputy Leader, Sustainable Energy and Environmental Systems Department, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Abstract: Carbon dioxide capture and utilization, and ...

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  • Ng, Carla (2019-10-31)
    Carla Ng - Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Pittsburgh and secondary appointment in Environmental and Occupational Health, Graduate School of Public Health. Per- and ...

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  • Shapiro, Karen; Zinkl, Diana; Dierks, Angela (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1997)
    The goals of the Illinois Pollution Prevention Act of 1992 are to reduce disposal and release oftoxic or hazardous materials into the environment and encourage pollution prevention (P2) in Illinois. Toxic Release Inventory ...

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  • Wood, Gillen (2011-04-20)
    Gillen Wood - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign English Dept. and Director of the Sustainability Studies Initiative in the Humanities. What happens when the world's climate reaches a sudden tipping point? The ...

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  • Costello, Kenneth W.; Rainson, Felicia (Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1985)

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015-01)
    Changing perceptions about our place in, and relationship to, the rest of the natural world, is a crucial aspect of fostering sustainable behavior. Worldviews shape decisions. Lack of awareness, confusion, or apathy toward ...

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  • Metcalf, Cam (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2009-06)
    Overview of the Kentucky Pollution Prevention Program's energy efficiency technical assistance approach.

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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2020)
    Newsletter for ISTC's technical assistance program. Began as bi-monthly in November 2020. Combined with Food & Beverage Manufacturing News and converted to ...

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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2021-02)
    The University of Illinois, Feeding Illinois, the Illinois Specialty Growers Association, and the Illinois Farm Bureau are collaborating to collect and collate information on the locations, types, and quantities of surplus ...

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  • Jacobson, Debra; Lindsey, Tim; Scrogum, Joy; Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2019-08)
    The information in this publication was originally developed as narrative for the Technology Diffusion Topic Hub in 2004. Topic Hubs were web-based guides to peer-reviewed pollution prevention information and expertise on ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1996-09)
    Program booklet for the tenth annual Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards, held at the Renaissance Springfield Hotel, Springfield, IL on September 10, 1996.

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    • Chrysler ...

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  • Rajagopalan, Kishore; Sharma, B.K.; Zheng, Wei (2010)
    The scientists investigated a way to turn the biochar into a value-added product.

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  • Jiang, Junhua; Holm, Nancy; Zheng, Lei; Chen, Fangling (2014)
    Both the mini-chunk and thin-film electrodes proved to have good capacitive performance (~30 F g-1) in two symmetrical electrode supercapacitors and no degradation after 2,600 CV cycles.

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  • Eberle, Tamara (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2002-08)
    Brief overview of thINK Food, which recycles printer cartridges.

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  • Fork, Megan (2021-04-28)
    Presented by: Megan Fork – Postdoc at Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, forkm@caryinstitute.org Co-authors: Alexander J. Reisinger, Jerker Fick, Emma J. Rosi Abstract: Pharmaceuticals are among the many anthropogenic ...

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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2021-09)
    With assistance provided through the Public Water Infrastructure Plant Efficiency Program, the City of Henry Publicly Owned Treatment Works (POTW) replaced their existing lagoon aeration system with Micro Bubble Diffusion ...

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  • Boubekri, Nourredine; Fallahi, Behrooz (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017-08)
    The current trend in the metal-cutting industry is to find ways to completely eliminate or drastically reduce cutting fluid use in most machining operations. Recent advances in tool and machine technology have made it ...

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