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

  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2021-01)
    With a payback of only 2.5 years, a rooftop solar PV installation proposed for a nut roasting facility in central Illinois puts them on the path to achieving net zero electricity. On-site solar yields cost savings, ...

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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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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2020-11)
    As is common with fast-growing markets, little thought has been given until recently to end-of-life disposal considerations for solar modules. Currently, solar disposal makes up only a small percentage of the number being ...

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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2019-12)
    Food and beverage manufacturers routinely use sanitizers to clean product contact surfaces. Their use is critical to ensure that foods are free of microorganisms that can cause foodborne illnesses. Many food and beverage ...

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  • Morrow, Debra; Piwoni, Marvin D. (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1993-03)
    The US Army Corps of Engineers has experienced numerous problems with bacterial die-off at wastewater treatment plants experiencing loads from aircraft cleaning operations. The logical conclusion reached in investigations ...

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  • Lindsey, Timothy C.; Montemurro, Tony (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994-05)
    Triad Engineering under the direction of the Illinois Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center (HWRIC) conducted a study comparing ultrafiltration and vapor recompression recovery technologies on the water soluble ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1997-03)
    Antifreeze plays an essential role in maintaining proper car operation. This fact sheet provides information on proper use and disposal, pollution prevention techniques, and health effects of antifreeze.

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2019-04)
    For almost one hundred years, Griffith Foods has been a key contributor and active member within the global food industry. Founded in 1919 originally as Griffith Laboratories, the fourth generation family-owned organization ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2019-04)
    In March of 2018, an assessment was completed at an Illinois food canning facility. The focus of the assessment was Economy, Energy, and Environment. The E3 assessment looked at the value stream from raw ingredient receiving ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2019-04)
    The Hilton Chicago, built in 1927 as the Stevens Hotel, was originally the largest hotel in the world. Now with over 1,544 guest rooms and over 1,000 Team Members, it remains one of the largest hotels in Illinois. The hotel ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2018-10)
    Loyola University Chicago is committed to a sustainable future through academics and research as well as co-curricular activities and campus infrastructure. A key aspect of Loyola’s social justice mission is addressing ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2018)
    Aisin Manufacturing Illinois (AMI) is one of three Aisin plants located in the AMI Industrial Park in Marion, Illinois. Aisin is an automotive manufacturer of a wide range of products such as sunroofs, grill door shutters, ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017)
    Describes an Energy, Economy, and Environment (E3) project with Community State Bank in Galva, IL to implement solar PV at their facility..

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014)
    GKN Land Systems (GKN), located in Woodridge, IL, manufactures agricultural drive shafts and clutches for agricultural applications and military and marine vehicles. GKN used ISTC's technical assistance staff to facilitate ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014)
    Dulin Metals Co., located in Des Plaines, IL, reclaims nonferrous scrap metal. They de-oil and de-tin the scrap to create a high-quality product for resale. The company contacted ISTC to identify opportunities that would ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015-06)
    Loyola University Chicago is a private university founded in 1870. Loyola maintains four campuses internationally, serving 15,902 undergraduate and graduate students and employing more than 4,000 faculty and staff members. ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1997)
    This booklet highlights the winning entries from the 10 year history of this recognition program. As you read through this compendium of pollution prevention accomplishments, perhaps you'll recognize a certain technique ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995)
    This fact sheet provides an overview of projects funded through the Center's Hazardous Waste Research Fund in FY 1996.

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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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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2021-05)
    What began in 2015 as a waste audit that revealed high-generation of compostable material has led to a multi-year, multi-project implementation plan of compostable material collection in buildings across Argonne National ...

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