Grantee Research Project Results
STAR Nano Researcher Wins Clarke Prize
Dr. Pedro Alvarez, the recipient of several EPA STAR research grants, has won the 2012 National Water Research Institute’s (NWRI) Clarke Prize for excellence in water research.
Manufactured Nanoparticles May Impact Crop Yield and Food Quality
STAR researchers at the University of California Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology, have published an article in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences showing that manufactured nanoparticles in agricultural soil can accumulate in plants and can affect plant growth and food quality. (CFDA: 66.509)