Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Author "Pickowitz, Joe"

  • Pickowitz, Joe (2010)
    ISTC researchers have joined with Partners for People and Place (PPP) to establish a biodiesel market in Haiti. The electrical grid in Haiti is spotty at best, so many houses use diesel generators for electricity. Running ...

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  • Lindsey, Tim; Pickowitz, Joe (2009-03-18)
    Tim Lindsey and Joe Pickowitz - Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Tim Lindsey and Joe Pickowitz of ISTC will discuss their recent trip to Haiti with Kathleen Robbins who works with the organization PARTNER FOR ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • Pickowitz, Joe; McDonald's; University of Illinois Dining Hall (2012)
    ISTC's research engineer and team collaborated with the McDonald's Corporation and the University of Illinois Dining Halls to convert used frying oil to biodiesel and soap.

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