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Project to Help Farmers Recycle Water, Recover Nutrients for Fertilizer

University of Arkansas chemical engineering faculty are leading efforts to develop systems to help farmers recycle water and recover nutrients that can be used as fertilizer. The research is being funded with a new $4.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Agriculture accounts for more than three-fourths of all water consumption in the United States, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In order to help farmers save water, Lauren Greenlee, assistant professor of chemical engineering, will work with other researchers and local farmers to design water recycling technology, as well...

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