Currently, the best way for scientists to isolate a specific microbe with a particular metabolic function from an environment is to take a sample of cells, culture them, and then screen them for the desired cell functions. This method has several limitations.
Webinar: Researchers describe 'presumptive contamination' model for known sources of PFAS.
November 15, 2022
Research and regulatory attention to PFAS has grown dramatically in recent years, yet data about PFAS-contaminated sites are incomplete. Researchers recently proposed a “presumptive contamination” model to fill the gap.
EPA gathered along the banks of the Cuyahoga River to celebrate the 50 years anniversary of the passage of the Clean Water Act.
October 20, 2022
Administrator Regan and others discussed the progress made under the Clean Water Act and its amendments, transforming waters that were once polluted into boatable, fishable, and even swimmable treasures.