Environmental Policy

Cwiertny's Student Pivots to Help Provide PPE

One of David Cwiertny's students has shifted her focus from creating water filtration devices to creating air filters for personal protective equipment (PPE) masks. Madeline Jensen, a UI graduate student in sustainable water development is unable to work on her research other than reading and writing on it, is putting her extra time toward making the air filters. Read the story at Radio Iowa here.

Cwiertny is the director of the PPC's Environmental Policy Research Program, and a professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering.