Bark from the birch tree, the oldest of all species of trees, will be used by U of M startup The Actives Factory to produce a variety of natural chemicals for nutritional supplements, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.
Tag Archives: NRRI
November 5, 2012
The Natural Resources Research Institute is making an impact across the state and beyond. Here’s a roundup of recent NRRI projects and outcomes.
October 3, 2012
A new repair compound from the University of Minnesota, Duluth could address the state’s pothole epidemic as early as this winter.
July 23, 2012
Worldwide demand for copper and other minerals is at an all-time high, and the University of Minnesota is preparing for this demand with world-class research and training.