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Your Environment. Your Health.

Hazardous Waste Sites: University of Arizona

Superfund Research Program

Nano-scale Mechanisms of Metal(loid) Rhizostabilization in Desert Mine Tailings

Project Leader: Jon Chorover
Grant Number: R01ES017079
Funding Period: 2009-2011

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Hazardous Waste Sites with On-Going Research

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Hazardous Waste Sites with Completed Research

Iron King Mine and Humboldt Smelter - Dewey-Humboldt, Arizona

  • Project: University of Arizona: Nano-scale Mechanisms of Metal(loid) Rhizostabilization in Desert Mine Tailings
    Project Investigator: Jon Chorover
    Research Types: Application of a new remediation technology as part of the remediation strategy, Bench scale application of a new remediation technology, Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Fate and transport study
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Klondyke Tailings, WQARF site - Willcox, Arizona

  • Project: University of Arizona: Nano-scale Mechanisms of Metal(loid) Rhizostabilization in Desert Mine Tailings
    Project Investigator: Jon Chorover
    Research Types: Application of a new remediation technology as part of the remediation strategy, Bench scale application of a new remediation technology, Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Fate and transport study
    Research/Outreach: Completed
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