University of Iowa researcher receives award
May 12, 2010
University of Iowa professor Jerald Schnoor
has been awarded the Athalie Richardson Irvine Clarke Prize
in water research by the National Water Research Institute
, particularly recognizing his work on the use of plants to remove toxic chemicals from the water. That process is known as phytoremediation, and Schnoor literally wrote the book
on the subject.
last revised May 2010