Past Event Detail:
Event Title: Evaluating Toxicity of Aircraft De-Icing Products -- Presentation to the WSLH Board (11/18/08)
Event Type: Environmental
Event Date: 11/18/2008
Time: 1 p.m. (CDT)
The WSLH is participating in a two-year research study funded by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies to evaluate the toxicity and biological oxygen demand (BOD)associated with aircraft de-icer products. WSLH Organic Chemistry Supervisor Steve Geis provides the WSLH Board with an overview of the project, including research to identify promising alternative de-icing formulations.
Webcast (Windows Media, 225 kbps)