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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Illinois Sustainable Technology Center senior research scientist Wei Zheng and his colleagues found that estrogenic compounds in dairy waste biodegrade very slowly in the absence of oxygen.
Credit: L. Brian Stauffer
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