Project Title & Description
Source Reduction Assistance - Silicon Valley Toxics
The goal of this grant is to develop an in-depth understanding of the three most common solar photovoltaic (PV) manufacturing processes and identify opportunities for reducing or eliminating chemicals of concern in the industry. The grant will support research into the manufacturing of PV panels and an assessment of chemicals of concern and their alternatives. Findings will be published and distributed to both the industry and the public.
This assistance agreement provides full federal funding in the amount of $21,000. Pre-award costs have been approved back to 10/01/2010.