Natural Resources Research Institute

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    5013 Miller Trunk Highway

    Duluth, MN 55811

    United States

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Organization profile

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.


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  • QD Chemistry
  • SB Plant culture
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  • SD Forestry
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