Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology will develop a system to capture carbon dioxide and use it for blended cement, ultimately contributing to the decarbonization of the cement industry. The National Science Foundation awarded a $1.7 million grant for the project.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Energy will hold a public hearing Monday, Sept. 19, to provide opportunity for comment on the department’s plan for Weatherization Assistance Program funding under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. Grantee plan documents, including the annual file, master file and health and safety plan template, are available online at dnr.mo.gov/energy/weatherization/state-plan.
The Missouri Conservation Commission and Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) are seeking nominations of Missourians who make or have made outstanding contributions to conservation in Missouri for their Master Conservationist award and Missouri Conservation Hall of Fame award. The deadline for nominations is Dec. 31.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol joins the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the National Safety Council, Safe Kids Worldwide, and other safety advocates to commemorate National Child Passenger Safety Week (September 18-24, 2022).
St. James residents took part in the Missouri State Fair. The following results have been announced.
Cuba FFA officers Vice President Sara Tuschhoff (from left) and President Isabella Kamler met with Governor Mike Parson during the 2022 Missouri State Fair. Tuschhoff and Kamler serve as Area XIV Historian and Parliamentarian respectively. Officers spoke to fair-goers about Missouri agriculture and helped out wherever needed.