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Northwest Public Radio interviewed PNNL’s Janelle Downs for a story about heavy spring rains increasing cheatgrass growth, which can in turn lead to heavy wild fires when the cheatgrass dries out later in the year. 03.13.17  

Tribology & Lubrication Technology quoted PNNL’s George Bonheyo in a story on PNNL’s modified sawdust material for Arctic oil spill cleanup. 03.01.17

PNNL Director Steven Ashby’s monthly Tri-City Herald column focused on how PNNL uses its five decades of experience to help with Hanford cleanup. 02.19.17

Tri-City radio station 98.3 reported on PNNL’s research into ancient Swedish hilfort glass that may provide information about glass as a waste form for storing radioactive waste. 02.11.17

PNNL Director Steve Ashby’s monthly Tri-City Herald column focused on how PNNL is developing science-based methods to detect secret nuclear explosions and testing with increased sensitivity. 01.25.17

The Tri-City Herald reported that a Swedish researcher visited PNNL this week as part of a collaborative study of ancient ‘hillfort’ glass which has been exposed to the elements for thousands of years. 01.23.17

The Sequim Gazette reported that PNNL’s George Bonheyo will discuss synthetic biology at an upcoming Science Café gathering in Sequim, Washington. 01.04.17

Fast Company and the American Council on Science and Health reported on PNNL’s modified sawdust for oil spill cleanup in the Arctic. 12.16.16

KTTU-TV, the NBC affiliate in Anchorage, reported on PNNL’s modified sawdust for cleaning up oil spills. 12.15.16

AP quoted PNNL’s George Bonheyo in a feature story on PNNL’s chemically modified sawdust for cleaning up oil spills. The story was republished by numerous other news outlets, including the San Francisco Chronicle, The Seattle Times, ABC News, The Oregonian, and Greenwire. 12.14.16

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