COVID-19 Response: UW–Madison to resume some in-person activities, maintain strict health measures.
Learn more about UW’s COVID-19 response and plans for spring semester.
Hundreds of UW Health workers call on the people of Wisconsin to take precautions against COVID-19 to avoid overwhelming hospitals.
Multilayer plastic materials are ubiquitous in food and medical supply packaging, but are impossible to recycle using conventional methods. Researchers are making progress in changing that.
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