UA SRP Attends, Co-Chairs, & Presents at CEECHE Conference in Prague

SRP Director, Dr. Raina Maier and trainee, Juliana Gil-Loaiza represent UA SRP at 2016 CEECHE Conference in Prague.


SRP Presents at the 2016 Southern Arizona Dust Conference, hosted in Coolidge, AZ by the Phoenix Weather Forecast Office of the National Weather Service

SRP Environmental Measurements Coordinator and former trainee, Kyle Rine, discusses how dust research at local field sites can contribute to comprehensive dust storm predictions and mitigation strategies.


Dr. Clark Lantz Provides Expert Testimony at Congressional Hearing on Gold King Mine Spill

Dr. Clark Lantz Participates in Panel Providing Expert Testimony at April 22nd Congressional Hearing on the Gold King Mine Spill 


UA SRP is Invited to Provide Expert Briefing on Mining Reclamation Strategies in 2016 Capital Hill Policy Briefing Series

Future Strategies for 2015's Hardrock Mining Reform and Reclamation Act are Highlighted in UA SRP Panel Presentation on Capitol Hill


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 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.