Smart Sponge Could Clean Up Oil Spills

by Northwestern University
With an ability to absorb more than 30 times its weight in oil, the sponge could be used to inexpensively and efficiently clean up oil spills without harming marine life

Greening Mines

by Missouri University of Science and Technology

Doctoral student earns national recognition for research to restore soil at historic mines

Five Ways Scientists Can Make Soil Less Dirty

by Sarah Schlieder-Argonne National Laboratory News Office

The Applied Geosciences and Environment Management Program at Argonne National Laboratory applies remediation methods that are both efficient and environmentally friendly