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Water bottles

Not all bioplastics are created equal

U of M research suggests forest residuals provide cleaner feedstock for bio-based plastic than fossil fuels or row crops
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/not-all-bioplastics-are-created-equal-0
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A man and child peer off of a dock and into a body of water.

Widening the focus on water

U of M Extension provides research and education on managing Minnesota’s water resources to partners across the state.  
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/widening-focus-water-0
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
tractor spraying fields

Finding fertilizer’s environmental sweet spot

New study led by U of M researchers improves understanding of nitrogen’s greenhouse gas impacts
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/finding-fertilizers-environmental-sweet-spot
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
zebra mussels

UMN launches research to help reduce zebra mussel spread

UMN will partner with Tonka Bay Marina, Brunswick Freshwater Boat Group and DNR to help reduce zebra mussel spread
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-launches-research-help-reduce-zebra-mussel-spread
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Helicopter and structures

Model for addressing climate change

Humphrey School analysis calls $2.1 billion dollar CapX2020 energy line expansion project a “win-win”
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/model-addressing-climate-change
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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