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RBI Students Win Mars Wrigley Sustainability Packathon Contest
Nasreen Khan and Manali Banerjee
Two Renewable Bioproducts Institute (RBI) doctoral students won the 2020 Mars Wrigley Sustainability Packathon contest


New RBI Leadership Team Members
Pamela Peralta-Yahya and Kyriaki Kalaitzidou
Two faculty added to RBI's strategic leadership team


NASA Funds Exploration into Making Rocket Fuel on Mars
Mars separation picture
The project is sponsored by a recently received Phase 1 NIAC funding award.


Georgia Tech Researchers Receive $2 Million NSF Grant to Reduce Plastic Waste
Carsten Sievers, Associate Professor
Team will develop new approaches to convert plastics into valuable chemicals and related consumer strategies.


New Process Boosts Lignin Bio-oil as a Next-Generation Fuel
Trees are a source of bio-oil
A new process for upgrading lignin bio-oil could expand the use of lignin, which is now largely a waste product.


Redesigning Hand Sanitizer and Donating 7,000 Gallons to Fight Covid-19
Dr. Abdallah congratulates hand sanitizer initiative
Redesigning Hand Sanitizer and Donating 7,000 Gallons to Fight Covid-19


Do-It-Yourself Medical Devices and Protective Gear Fuel Battle Against COVID-19
Renewable Bioproducts Institute
Do-It-Yourself Medical Devices and Protective Gear Fuel Battle Against COVID-19


New Online Graduate Certificate for Data Science in the Chemical Industry
Renewable Bioproducts Institute
RBI announces new graduate certificate for data science in the chemical industry


Strategic Plan Draft Available for Review, Application Period Open for Phase Two Working Groups
Building Blocks of the Strategic Plan
Georgia Tech has released the draft of its strategic plan document for community feedback and is accepting applications for working groups.


New Process For Preserving Lumber Could Offer Advantages Over Pressure Treating
Lumber submerged in water
Researchers have developed a new method that could one day replace pressure treating for preserving wood.


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