Natural Resources Research Institute

  • Postal address

    5013 Miller Trunk Highway

    Duluth, MN 55811

    United States

Organization profile

The Natural Resources Research Institute was established by the Minnesota Legislature in 1983 as part of the University of Minnesota Duluth. This unique applied research organization provides non-partial, science-based data, information and tools to use Minnesota's natural resources for efficient and sustainable economic development. NRRI focuses on minimizing waste and environmental impact; maximizing value from resources; and maintaining/restoring ecosystem function. NRRI also supports entrepreneurial business ventures with technical expertise.

Keywords

  • QE Geology
  • QD Chemistry
  • SB Plant culture
  • hybrid poplar
  • SD Forestry
  • TE Highway engineering. Roads and pavements

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

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