Dow donates $10M to start multidisciplinary sustainability fellowship

March 12, 2012 by  
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As the world faces huge multidisciplinary sustainability challenges — such as how to feed a population that the UN projects could grow from 7 billion to 9 billion by 2045 — many university sustainability programs remain part of a single discipline, such as engineering or environmental studies. Dow hopes its gift of $10 million for a University of Michigan fellowship could help change that.

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Direct air carbon capture: Oil’s answer to fracking?

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It may not be what scientists who developed the technology had in mind, but carbon capture technologies are now being applied to applications — like enhanced oil recovery — that could help make them commercially viable, but that don't reduce climate impacts.

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