USF Water - EPA

USF Water - EPA

USF recently received a high-profile guest, as Nancy Stoner from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency visited the Patel College of Global Sustainability and a number of labs at the Tampa and Lakeland campuses. University Beat on WUSF TV has more on her visit and what it might mean for future USF research and development efforts.

USF Water - EPA

Whether it’s turning wastewater into drinking water or finding a quicker way to scan H-2-O for contaminants, USF’s research efforts are getting attention.
Among those intrigued is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which recently sent representatives to USF. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 has more on the visit, which might one day mean more government and business partnerships for USF.

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USF Patel College Focuses on Urban Sustainability

Kala Vairavamoorthy, the Dean of the USF Patel College of Global Sustainability, talks about how the College is focusing on urban sustainability, including water management and other utilities and resources.

More Information: 

USF Patel College of Global Sustainability webpage
Dr. Daniel Yeh webpage
Dr. Daniel Lim, Advanced Biosensors Lab webpage
August 2011 University Beat report on Dr. Lim's PMAC System
EPA Blueprint for Integrating Technology Innovation into the National Water Program
Water Environment Federation webpage

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Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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