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Switchgrass has been shown to remove PCBs from contaminated soil. Photo by Robert H. Mohlenbrock, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth.

Switchgrass Removes PCBs from Soil

Posted on February 24th, 2015

IIHR researchers have found a type of grass that was once a staple of the American prairie can remove soil laden with PCBs.

The first fire, a wood chip test burn, at the Oakdale biomass boiler.

Biomass Fuels Program Pays Off for Flood Mitigation

Posted on July 5th, 2013

IIHR’s Nate Young has been a part of the UI Biomass Partnership Project, which contributes to flood mitigation as well as sustainability.

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