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Chemist Chamberlain and UNI collaborators receive Iowa Power Fund award of $78,000

Chemist Brad Chamberlain receives $100,000 research grant

February 27, 2009

Brad Chamberlain, associate professor of chemistry at Luther College, has received a $100,000 award from the Grow Iowa Values Fund. The two-year award will fund a project titled "A New Class of Plant-Based Plastics Derived from Soybean and Corn Oil" with research focused on the synthesis of plastics derived from soybean oil.

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Luther utility vehicle fleet goes electric

Luther utility vehicle fleet goes electric

February 20, 2009

Luther College has moved closer to its goal of 50 percent reduction of its carbon emission with the purchase of three new all-electric vehicles for its campus fleet of utility vehicles.

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