Technical Reports

For a complete report archive, including unpublished project reports, visit ISTC 's community on IDEALS, the University of Illinois Library's Institutional Repository. 

TR-067 Assessment of Rick to Mink Exposed to PCBs in the Lower Illinois River Watershed / Halbrook, Richard S.; Sheehan, Robert J. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017.

TR-066 Dredged Sediment: Application as an Agricultureal Amendment on Sandy Soils / Darmody, Robert G.; Diaz, Dorivar Ruiz -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017.

TR-065 Characterizing the Effects of Thermochemical Bioenergy Production Processes on Emerging Contaminants and Wastewater Reuse Potential / Schideman, Lance; Zhang, Yuanhui; Sharma, B.K.; Pham, Mai. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017.

TR-064 Tool and Process Design for Semi-dry Drilling of Steel: An Innovation for Green Manufacturing / Boubekri, Nourredine; Fallahi, Behrooz. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2017.

TR-063 Improving Household Hazardous WasteCollection Options for East Central Illinois / Monte, Susan; Bartles, Bart; Sreedhar, Deepika; Gopal, Jayanthi. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016.

TR-062 Urbana Irrigation Controls Study / Tess, Scott. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016.

TR-061 Reducing E-Waste Through Purchasing Decisions / Delta Institute. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016.

TR-060 Softener Feed Water Reduction / Moshage, Thomas; Moshage, Ralph. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-059 Illinois Electronics Products Recycling Survey / Monte, Susan; Carroll, Bethany; Walker, Kirsten Hope; Perez, Taylor. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-058 Source Apportionment of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Illinois River Sediment/ Granberg, Kelly J.; Rockne, Karl J. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-057 Evaluate Feasibility of Sustainable and Economical Utilization of Biomass Gasification Byproducts / Patel, Vinod; Sharma, B.K.; Zhang, Wei; Liu, Peter Ping; Toosi, Mori. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-056 Baseline Survey of Invertebrates at Indian Ridge Marsh, Indian Creek, and Hegewisch Marsh / Tzovolos, Nick; Voegtlin, David. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-055 Demystifying Technology for ALL Learners / Wolske, Martin; Haniya, Samaa. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-054 Exploratory Study on Gasification of Pelletized Grassy Biomass / Liu, Peter Ping; Cloward, Jerry. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-053 Development of a Method to Identify Antioxidant Chemical Fractions Isolated From Waste Products of Commercial Corn-Based Ethanol / Plewa, Michael; Wagner, Elizabeth. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-052 Fate of Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products in Irrigated Wastewater Effluent / Loftus, Lucy; Jin, Guang; Armstrong, Shalamar; Bierma, Thomas; Walker, Paul; Zheng, Wei; Kelly, Walt. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2015.

TR-051 On the Feasibility of Establishing a Saline Aquaculture Industry in Illinois / Small, Brian; Rajagopalan, Nandakishore; Quagrainie, Kwamena. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2014.

TR-050 Efficiency Performance Contracting for Smaller Manufacturers: Progress in the Metalworking Industry / Bierma, Thomas J.-- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013.

TR-049 Use of Treated Effluent Water in Cellulosic Ethanol Production / Ramchandran, Divya; Singh, Vijay; Rajagopalan, Kishore; Strathmann, Timothy -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2013.

TR-048 Monitoring and Documenting the Performance of Stormwater Best Management Practices /  Center for Neighborhood Technology with Hey and Associates -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2012.

TR-047 Assessing Opportunities for Municipal Wastewater Reuse in the Metropolitan Chicago Area / Anderson, Paul R.; Meng, Yi -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2011.

TR-046 Optimized Antioxidants for Biodiesel / Larson, Richard A.; Marley, Karen A. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2011.

TR-045 Estimating the Hydrologic Footprint of the Caterpillar Facility in Montgomery, IL / Anderson, Paul R. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2010.

TR-044  Development of Refraction Index Sensors for in situ Monitoring of Machine Cutting Fluids / Newell, Benjamin E.; Newell, Ty A. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2010.

TR-043 Overcoming Barriers to P2 and Recycling for Construction Waste / Boser, Richard; Bierma, Thomas; El-Gafy, Mohamed -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2010.

TR-042 A Preliminary Assessment of Isoflavones in an Agricultural Environment / Levengood, Jeffrey M.; Tam, Teresa M.; Szafoni, Diane -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2010.

TR-041 Low-Temperature Diesel Additives from Extracted Oil / Strege, Joshua R. -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2010.

TR-040 Life Cycle Analysis: A Step by Step Approach / Williams, Aida Sefic -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2009.

TR-039 PPCPs in the Illinois Environment: Current Information and Research Recommendations / Miller, Gary; Holm Nancy -- Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2009.

TR-038 Illinois River Dredged Sediment and Biosolids Used as Greenhouse Soil Mixtures / Diaz, Dorivar Ruiz; Darmody, Robert; -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2004.

TR-037 Barge Transport of Illinois River Sediment From Peoria to Chicago / Marlin, John; -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2003.

TR-036 Sediment Handling Demonstration at Lacon, Illinois, Using Concrete Pump and Conveyor Trucks / Marlin, John; -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2003.

TR-035 Pilot Project: Chemical Waste Minimization in the Educational Laboratory -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center; 2000.

TR-034 Recommendations for a National P2 Information Network -- Boston, MA : Northeast Waste Management Officials Association, 1998.

TR-033 Pollution Prevention in the Primary Metals Industry: A Manual for Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance Providers -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1998.

TR-032 Pollution Prevention in Metal Painting and Coating Operations: A Manual for Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance Providers -- Boston, MA : Northeast Waste Management Officials Association, 1998.

TR-031 Innovative Chemical Supply Contracts: A Source of Competitive Advantage / Bierma, Thomas J.; Waterstraat, Frank L. -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1997.

TR-030 Strengthening Corporate Commitment to Pollution Prevention in Illinois: Concepts & Case Studies of Total Cost Assessment -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1997.

TR-029 Pollution Prevention Survey Results for Illinois Association of Wastewater Agency Members -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 1997.

TR-028 Pollution Prevention for the Metal Finishing Industry: A Manual for Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance Providers / Regenstein, Lisa -- Boston, MA : Northeast Waste Management Officials Association, 1997.

TR-027 Pollution Prevention for the Printing Industry: A Manual for Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance Providers -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center , 1997.

TR-026 Taking Stock: Measuring Pollution Prevention in Illinois / Shapiro, Karen; Zinkl, Diana; Dierks, Angela -- Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center , 1997.

TR-025 Pollution Prevention and Business Management: Curricula for Schools of Business and Public Health; Volume III: Supplemental Readings / Bierma, Thomas J.; Waterstraat, Francis L. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995.

TR-024:1 Pollution Prevention and Business Management: Curricula for Schools of Business and Public Health; Volume I: Modules 1-3; Volume II: Instructor's Manual / Bierma, Thomas J.; Waterstraat, Francis -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995.

TR-024:2 PollutionPrevention and Business Management: Curricular for Schools of Businessand Public Health; Volume II: Instructor's Manual / Bierma, Thomas J.; Waterstraat, Francis L. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995.

TR-023 LUST Remediation Technologies: Part I -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1995.

TR-022 PollutionPrevention for Chemical Processes: A Handbook with Solved Problems fromthe Refining and Chemical Processing Industries / Allen, David T.; Rosselot, Kirsten Sinclair -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-021 Alkaline Noncyanide Zinc Plating with Reuse of Recovered Chemicals / Peden, Jacqueline M. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-020 Treatment of Spent Chemical Oxygen Demand Solutions for Safe Disposal / Holm, Thomas R. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1996.

TR-019 Use of Landfarming to Remediate Soil Contaminated by Pesticides -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-018 Use of Char for Management of Paint Processing Waste / Kruse, Carl W.; Demir, Ilham; Carlson, Stephen L.; Rostam-Abadi, Massoud; Kim, Byung R.; Kalis, Edward M.; Salmeen, Irving T. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-017 Improved Quantitation of Organic and Inorganic Carbon in Soils and Aquifer Materials / Caughey, Michael E.; Barcelona, Michael J. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-016 Waste Management Study of Foundries Major Waste Streams: Phase II / McKinley, Marvin D.; Jefcoat, Irvin A.; Herz, William J.; Frederick, Christopher L. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-014 Evaluation of Ultrafiltration to Recover Aqueous Iron Phosphating/ Degreasing Bath / Lindsey, Timothy C. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-013 Recycling Nickel Electroplating Rinse Waters by Low Temperature Evaporation and Reverse Osmosis / Lindsey, Timothy C.; Peden, Jacqueline M. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-012 Ink and Cleaner Waste Reduction Evaluation for Flexographic Printers / Miller, Gary D. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1994.

TR-011 Waste Management Study of Foundries Major Waste Streams: Phase I / Twarog, Daniel L. -- Champaign, IL : Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992.

TR-010 Inventory of Landbased Disposal Sites: Document on the Use of the Software for Access to the Inventory, Version 1.0 / Murray, Steve L.; Garver, John; Damon, Lisa -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information center, 1992.

TR-009 Pollution Prevention: A Guide to Project and Program Implementation -- Champaign, IL: Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1999.

TR-008 Paint Reduction and Disposal Options: Volume II: Site Visits -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992.

TR-007 Paint Waste Reduction and Disposal Options: Executive Summary-- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992.

TR-006 Applications of Supercritical Fluid Processing to Environmental Control / Eckert, Charles A.; Leman, Gregory W.; Thomasko, David L. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1991.

TR-005 Removal and Recovery of Carbon Disulfide Emitted by the Viscose Process / McIntosh, Michael J. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992.

TR-004 The Feasibility of Reclaiming Shell Material from Investment Casting / Peters, Timothy M.; Twarog, Daniel L. -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1992.

TR-003 X*TRAX (TM) Laboratory Treatability Study of Jet Fuel Contaminated Soil from Chanute Air Force Base Near Rantoul, Illinois / Romzick, Peter G.; Swanstsrom, Carl -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1991.

TR-002 Documentation of the Illinois Spills Database for the Preliminary Evaluation of the Risk of Accidental Spills of Hazardous Materials in the Illinois Waterways / Demissie, Misganaw; Keefer, Laura -- Champaign, IL: Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1991.

TR-001. Survey Summary Report: 1988 Champaign County Household and Farm Hazardous Waste Collection Day / Oldakowski, Raymond K. -- Champaign, IL: HWRIC, 1990.