Browse Staff Presentations and Publications - Illinois Sustainable Technology Center by Title

  • Esarey, Duane; Holm, Nancy; Keefer, Laura; Meschewski, Elizabeth; Phillips, Andrew; Stein, Jeffrey; Winkel, Richard; Abrams, Daniel; Bauer, Erin; Beardsley, John; Benson, T.J.; Beveroth, Tara; Bhowmik, Nani; Casper, Andrew; Cao, Yong; Cummings, Kevin; Davisson, Diana; Dreslik, Michael; Getahun, Elias; Hinz, Leon; Knapp, Vern; McConkey, Sally; Markus, Momcilo; Marlin, John; Metzke, Brian; Phillips, Chris; Tiemann, Jeremy; Ward, Michael; Wilm, Brian; Yetter, Aaron (Prairie Research Institute, 2017-12-19)
    The Office of the Lieutenant Governor asked the University of Illinois’ Prairie Research Institute (PRI) to review and report on the progress that has been made toward the objectives of the Integrated Management Plan for ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Urbana, IL : Illinois Water Resources Center, 2001)
    During the past two centuries the Illinois River and its hydrology have been altered numerous times. Early navigation works, levees, diversion, agricultural and urban drainage practices, locks and dams and other changes ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    A barge load of sediment excavated by clamshell from Lower Peoria Lake was shipped to Chicago, Ill. It was loaded onto trucks with a large excavator and placed at a conservation area and the Paxton I landfill reclamation ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2006-03)
    With gas prices soaring, people are looking for cheaper, renewable sources of fuel for their vehicles. Biodiesel fuel is used in diesel engines and is made from domestically available, renewable organic resources, such as ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005-04)
    The first Earth Day was held on April 22, 1970, the same year that President Richard Nixon signed the legislation that created the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Its founder, Senator Gaylord Nelson, envisioned it ...

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  • O'Brien, Kevin C. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016-02)
    Presented at the 6th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit, Newark, NJ : February 24-25, 2016.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    This reference guide includes links to consumer information and more technical research articles which discuss the potential health and environmental impacts of CCA and arsenic, risk assessment information, and environmental ...

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  • O'Brien, Kevin C.; Lu, Yongqi; Patel, Vinod; Greenberg, Sallie; Locke, Randall; Larson, Michael; Krishnamurthy, Krish R.; Byron, Makini; Naumovitz, Joseph; Guth, David S.; Bennett, Stephen J. (Elsevier, 2017-07)
    The successful implementation of CCUS requires the confluence of technology, regulatory, and financial factors. One of the factors that impact this confluence is the ability to utilize and monetize captured CO2. The ...

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  • Slowikowski, James A.; Cahill, Richard A. (2006-09)
    The Illinois Waterway (IWW) is a significant resource to the state of Illinois and the nation as a whole. Commercial navigation on the Illinois Waterway provides a vital means for transporting commodities to and from blue ...

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  • Marlin, John Carl (1980)
    The concentration and ecological magnification of selected organochlorine pesticides in aquatic organisms of the Lake Decatur watershed in central Illinois were determined in this study. A review of the use of persistent ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2010-05-06)
    Presentation given to sixth grade students at Franklin Middle School in Champaign, IL about the environmental impact of the electronic gadgets they love. Includes winning videos from the International E-Waste Design Competition.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    This reference guide includes links to classroom activities, background and policy information, standards, and reference sources that teachers can use to develop their own environmental education lesson plans.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017-07)
    Because of the growth in the global solar industry, end of life management of PV cells is an emerging issue. The search results in this document include overview information about the problem, research articles about ...

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  • Bordson, Lauren; Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2007-03)
    Environmental issues provide the backdrop for an array of novels, from suspense to romance to comedy. This bibliography includes books for young adults and adults.

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  • Marlin, John C. (Bonsall, CA : Western Dredging Assocation, 2002-06)
    The overall habitat quality of the Illinois River is significantly degraded by over 100 years of sediment accumulation. Once-deep backwaters and side channels have lost well over 70 percent of their water storage capacity ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2017-04)
    Sometimes the information landscape feels like pure chaos. Every day, we’re flooded with information from a variety of sources. When you’re trying to find something specific and you have a deadline, it’s even easier to ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2010-03)
    Slides for presentation on sustainability and green ideas for libraries. Presented at On the Front Lines 2010 in Springfield, IL.

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  • Wentz, John (2008)
    The modeled membrane fouling mechanisms were validated through the reformulation of a semi-synthetic MWF designed to have greater microemulsion stability. It was experimentally verified that the new fluid did not see ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2011-09-26)
    Presented to Prairie Research Institute staff on September 26, 2011. Provides information about IDEALS and why it's advantageous to researchers to deposit their publications.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2011-06-14)
    Presentation given at the 13th annual Illinois Leadership Conference, iHotel (Champaign, IL), June 15, 2011. Provides basic information about why social media is important and steps for developing a social media strategy ...

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