Browse TN Series and other Factsheets - Illinois Sustainable Technology Center by Title

  • Boyle, Malcolm (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013-05)
    QMA, Inc. is located in Elk Grove Village, IL. The company makes printed wiring boards (PWBs) and employs about 40 people. QMA wanted to reduce the cost of disposing of its wastewater which was being hauled off site. The ...

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  • (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 1999, 2013)
    Pollution prevention can save money on the costs involved in an industrial production process, as well as provide new sources of revenue. Many pollution prevention opportunities cost very little to carry out and can be ...

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  • (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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  • 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 : 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)

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  • Boyle, Malcolm (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2007, 2013)
    Toolamation Inc. collaborated with technical assistance specialists from the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) to evaluate the metal working fluid (MWF) oil removal system and soluble-oil vs. semi-synthetic MWFs.

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  • Lindsey, Timothy C. (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1997)

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  • Springman, Mike; Marsch, Dan (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2011, 2013)
    This fact sheet documents the challenges, potential pitfalls, energy savings, and incentives associated with lighting projects and will help companies successfully change over to more energy efficient fixtures.

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2007, 2013)
    The Waste Management and Research Center (WMRC) worked with All-Brite Anodizing, a small job shop anodizer located in Northlake, IL to achieve two goals. The first was to test the effectiveness of acid bath extender. The ...

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  • Illinois Waste Management and Research Center (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2003)

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  • Marsch, Dan (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2012, 2013)
    Forward osmosis is the natural diffusion of water through a semi-permeable membrane from a solution of a lower solute concentration to a solution with a higher solute concentration. Taking advantage of this natural process, ...

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  • Barnes, Ken (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 2006, 2013)
    The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) has developed a Green Development and Construction Program. The program offers environmental assistance and education to Illinois developers and builders of residential, ...

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  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)

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  • 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 ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015-12)
    The City of Galena, located along the Mississippi River in northwestern Illinois, is known for its grand, historic downtown district, its rolling hills, and its beautiful fall colors. What most people don’t know is that ...

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  • (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)

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