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University of Michigan partners on multi-institution planning effort for state’s water future
  1. University of Michigan partners on multi-institution planning effort for state’s water future

    Work for the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy will develop a policy roadmap to safe, low cost water services.

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  2. Bipartisan infrastructure bill signed into law: Engineers weigh in

    Two experts say the new law could correct historical infrastructure disparities.

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  3. Wastewater to drinking water: EPA grants $1.2M to U-M for virus removal study

    In preparation for climate adaptation in water-stressed areas, researchers will assess how well existing treatment systems prepare water for reuse.

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  4. The ocean is full of tiny plastic particles – we found a way to track them with satellites

    In The Conversation, Chris Ruf explains how CYGNSS can find the source ocean microplastics and aid in future clean up.

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  5. Tracking ocean microplastics from space

    Satellites give new insights on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, plus sources and flows of ocean microplastic.

  6. Wastewater treatment at one-third the size and cost

    Systems featuring a ‘membrane-aerated biofilm reactor’ can also remove more nitrogen from treatment plant discharges.

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  7. Sensor technology aims to help US cities extend the life of aging pipelines

    Transformative pilot project in Detroit could help cities across U.S. deal with overdue pipeline upgrades.

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  8. Removing and reusing phosphorus from agricultural runoff

    Glen Daigger and his research team are developing a biological system that can capture the phosphorus in the water without use of chemicals.

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  9. ‘Aged’ urine won’t transfer antibiotic resistance when converted to fertilizer

    Findings raise prospects for recycled urine as a more environmentally-friendly fertilizer.

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  10. In water system engineering, local is the new global

    Engineering students must learn how ‘decentralized’ systems offer flexible, cost-effective solutions that empower communities.

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