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Rx for Action

A blog devoted to helping people find local medicine take-back programs and highlighting current research findings and pending legislation.

Sherri A Mason

UpClose with Sam Mason

It’s been close to a year since IISG set sail on Lake Michigan to sample for plastic pollution. Since then, Sam Mason, a chemist from State University of New York Fredonia, and her research team have been hard at work analyzing these water samples. The initial results are revealed in the newest edit...

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Posted by Laura Kammin at 5:37PM on 5/22/2014
Categories: For Teachers In the News Latest Research Resources


IISG receives funding to support Indiana collection programs

The Unwanted Meds program has received funding from the Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force (IHHWTF) to support new pharmaceutical collection programs in the state. It's the second time in as many years that IISG has been recognized for its efforts to reduce pharmaceutical pollution in Indiana. "IISG has been instrumental in providing fi...

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Posted by Anjanette Riley at 9:56AM on 5/16/2014
Categories: Collection Programs