Loretta Li


Department of Civil Engineering

Research Specialization: Migration, fate and transport of microplastics (MPs) in soil, biosolids, and sediments; MPs in surface runoff/stormwater management; Leachability of MPs chemical components.

Research questions in regard to Microplastics:

  • Chemical leachability and stability
  • To understand degradation mechanisms
  • Degradation products
  • Chemical mobility
  • Environmental criteria



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