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Your Environment. Your Health.

Research Briefs: Tesla Laboratories, Inc.

Superfund Research Program

Advanced Toxic Metal Contaminant Remediation System

Project Leader: Patrick I. James (Blue Planet Strategies, LLC)
Grant Number: R44ES013622
Funding Period: Phase II: June 2008 - May 2011

Research Briefs

  • 186 - DEMET - Converting Waste into a Resource -- James
    Release Date: 06/03/2010

    In a prime example of turning lemons into lemonade, scientists have developed a method for reducing the ecological and health threats from abandoned mines by extracting and selling-at a profit-the residual metals that would otherwise seep from the mine sites into rivers and streams.

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