Tag Archives: School of Science and Technology

TROY’s Govind Menon addresses plastics recycling before U.S. House

May 15, 2019
By Matt Clower

It can be found along roadsides, in rivers, and accumulating in massive patches in the world’s oceans—the deluge of plastic waste cluttering the environment is a growing threat to ecosystems. 

Recycling may be a way to stem the tide, but current limits in technology and resources means plastics recycling lags far behind the amount of…

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Troy University receives $3.2 million grant for Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences

September 24, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University has received a $3.2 million grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the largest ever received by the University within the science disciplines, to establish the Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences, focusing on research in the areas of polymers and polymer recycling.

The three-year grant will enable the University to…

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