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

  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992-10)

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016-12)
    Lighting is a crucial component of the manufacturing process. It impacts worker productivity, product quality, and facility appearance. Lighting also comprises a significant portion of a facility's energy costs and is ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2007-10-23)
    Bibliography to supplement Pollution Prevention in the Health Care Industry: An Introduction.

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  • Marsch, Dan; Springman, Mike (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 2007, 2013)
    The University of Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) worked with Highland Machine, a metal fabricator, to assess potential savings through analysis of lighting and water use.

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1993-11)
    Describes the services of HWRIC's now defunct solvent substitution testing program.

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

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  • Cleveland Advanced Manufacturing Program NIST Great Lakes Manufacturing Technology Center (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994-06)
    Participant manual for a teleconference on industrial spray painting co-sponsored by the Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, and Department of Commerce and Community Affairs.

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015-01)
    ISTC has partnered with American Water and Echologics to validate the efficacy of an advanced leak detection technology based on acoustic monitoring within the Metropolitan Chicago area. This study is important on a number ...

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  • Marsch, Dan; Springman, Mike (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2011, 2013)
    This fact sheet documents the waste reduction measures of a company located in central Illinois that manufactures metal components used in electrical and mechanical support systems. These include conduit, process piping, ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1991)
    Spent batteries are a problem for all types of automotive shops. Because they can leak, they are dangerous to handle and can make disposal difficult. In addition, new hazardous waste regulations have created some confusion ...

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  • Marsch, Dan; Springman, Mike (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2011, 2013)
    This case study documents how two vendors worked together with the City of Effingham to improve the design, operation and energy efficiency of its water and wastewater treatment facilities.

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  • Marsch, Dan (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 2007, 2013)
    This fact sheet provides a worksheet that facilities can use to determine how much they're spending on compressed air in their operations.

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  • Shipchandler, Riyaz (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2008-02-06)
    The Waste Management & Research Center estimated emissions from leaf blowers under three different policy scenarios for the Chicago metropolitan region: (1) a baseline that assumes no local ordinances have been enacted, ...

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  • Brookfield, Frank M.; Wickliff, Alisa B. (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1990)
    The Waste Reduction Advisory System (WRAS) was created to provide a means for generators of regulated and non-regulated waste to find ways to reduce their wastes. The WRAS is an interactive waste management tool designed ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1989)
    This brochure from 1989 provides basic information about source reduction/pollution prevention and where to go for further assistance. It was one of the Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center's first marketing pieces.

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992-01)
    Short case study of a metal shelving manufacturer that used ultrafiltration to extend their cleaning bath life and reduce the amount of hazardous waste generated.

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994-01)

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  • Lindsey, Tim (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (formerly Illinois Waste Management and Research Center), 2006, 2013)
    Misunderstanding the true cost of utilizing raw materials such as water can frequently result in poor management choices regarding how the raw materials are used. Metal finishing operations are notorious for using large ...

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  • (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)
    Aqueous waste streams are generated from some manufacturing processes and from waste treatment processes such as absorption, adsorption, and membrane filtration. These waste streams are often too dilute for incineration ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992-06)
    This fact sheet provides information on locating data related to waste management in Illinois.

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