UA SRP Attends Apache Leap Mining Festival in Superior, AZ

UA SRP attended the 27th Annual Apache Leap Mining Festival in Superior, AZ on March 14, 2015.


UA SRP Hosts Ben Gerhardstein, ATSDR Public Health Advisor

UA SRP hosted Ben Gerhardstein, ATSDR Region 9 Public Health Advisor, March 12, 2015.


UA SRP Hosts Bolivian Mining Group

A group from Summit Mining and the San Cristóbal Mine in Potosí, Bolivia visited the UA SRP in March 2015 to establish a collaboration on best mining practices.


Research Update: Brusseau Lab

Investigating in-situ Biosequestration for Remediation of Uranium in Groundwater at an Arizona Site


Welcome to the University of Arizona Superfund Research Program

Hazardous Waste Risk and Remediation in the Southwest

The Superfund Research Program at the University of Arizona uses an interdisciplinary approach to study hazardous waste issues in the U.S. Southwest (and Mexico border). We focus on arsenic, chlorinated solvents, and mine tailings. Our biomedical and environmental scientists collaborate to investigate risks, develop remediation strategies, and translate research findings to government stakeholders and the affected community. Our mission is to advance science and to use the research conducted by our program for the improvement of human health and the environment.