Dividing the waters: The case for hydrologic separation of the North American Great Lakes and Mississippi River Basins
Published on June 29, 2011
The one-time, capital cost to separate the two basins is widely acknowledged to be high, and the outstanding question is whether the costs are justiﬁed given the signiﬁcant risk of future ecological damages and long-term economic losses.
Published on July 6, 2020
When looking at ingredients, contaminants, residues, & more that we're exposed to regularly, researchers use a risk assessment to derive permissible exposure levels. In this post, we look at the risk assessment process & how it can inform product safety.
Published on October 13, 2020
Jade Mitchell, associate professor in the MSU Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, will lead a five-year, $2.5 million NIH grant on increasing knowledge and availability of quantitative microbial risk assessment models.
Published on February 27, 2020
Jade Mitchell, an associate professor in the Michigan State University Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, is part of a project to reduce health hazards of low-flow water systems.