PWI News and Events


2013-PWI News and Events

November 10, 2013 – Editorial: Dredging is vital clean water act for NWI – NWI.com

November 5, 2013- Dredging and removing Indiana Harbor sediment to take decades – NWI.com

October 30, 2013-Seminar encourages dialogue about water infrastructure – NWI.com

September 25, 2013 – Grand Cal remediation projects moving forward – NWI.com

September 25, 2013 – Grand Calumet cleanup slogs on – Posttib.com

June 13, 2013 – Scientists find solutions to BP’s mercury problems – Lakeshore Public Media

April 6, 2013 – Purdue Calumet Students get top grade for pump - Posttrib.com

March 22, 2013 – Expert: Water Access will Drive Indiana’s Economy - NWI.com

March 21, 2013 – Water Institute at Purdue Calumet Hosts World Water Day Summit - NWI.com

2012 PWI News and Events

December 18, 2012 – Water research facility officially opens at PUC - Posttrib.com


December 18, 2012 – PUC Water and Energy Center - NWI.com

December 18, 2012 – New PUC labs to benefit NWI, economic development - NWI.com

December 17, 2012 – Purdue Calumet Water Institute, Energy Center introduce cutting edge labs: http://webs.purduecal.edu/news/2012/12/17/cutting-edge-labs/

December 4, 2012- To mix business with pleasure, just add water - NWI.com

August 21, 2012 – Purdue center highlights new technologies - NWI.com

March 22, 2012- Local experts gather for World Water Day event - NWI.com

March 22, 2012 -PUC Water Institute hosts first-ever World Water Day Summit: http://webs.purduecal.edu/news/2012/03/21/world-water-day-summit/

March 22, 2012-Indiana’s beach monitoring funding in jeopardy - NWI.com

March 23, 2012-Editorial: Scientists develop plan to control mercury - NWI.com

March 20, 2012-Study finds effective methods for keeping mercury out of Lake Michigan - NWI.com

March 20, 2012-Report: Mercury limits within reach - posttrib.com

March 20, 2012-Mercury can be reduced from waster water discharge to satisify GLI criteria, scientists report: http://webs.purduecal.edu/news/2012/03/20/mercury-can-be-reduced/

January 20, 2012-A lot at stake for BP in Whiting expansion - WBEZ91.5

2011 PWI News and Events

October 25, 2011- Ridding Drinking Water of Chemicals - NWI.com

October 6, 2011- Pharmaceutical Contaminant Removal is Focus of Oct. 25 PUC Water Institute: http://webs.purduecal.edu/news/2011/10/06/pharmaceutical-contaminant/

September 20, 2011- Professor Who Debunked BP’s Oil Spill Figures Discusses Technology - NWI.com

May 15, 2011 – Academics tackling environmental challenge - NWI.com

May 10, 2011 – PUC, Argonne research foundation for future technology - posttrib.com