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iSEE Congress Webinar: "Turning Agricultural Waste into Usable Products"

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE)
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Nov 9, 2021   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Registration
Register here for this Zoom webinar
Contact
Tony Mancuso
E-Mail
tmancuso@illinois.edu
Views
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Originating Calendar
iSEE Sustainability Calendar

The negative economic and environmental effects of agricultural waste can be mitigated through some cutting-edge processes and technologies. Join iSEE for this discussion, moderated by Ximing Cai, Lovell Endowed Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and iSEE Associate Director for Campus Sustainability.

The presentations and panelists are:

-- "Innovative Products Using Biochar Derived from Agricultural Waste Resources," by Thomas Trabold, Research Professor, Golisano Institute for Sustainability, Rochester Institute of Technology.

-- “From Biowaste to Transportation Fuel — and Environment-Enhancing Paradigm," by Yuanhui Zhang, Founder Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

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