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CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS: Sustainable Living Coalition

The Sustainable Living Coalition will host a presentation by Lee Polite on groundbreaking biomass refinery technology at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the EcoBarn.

Polite was the original science group lead at Amoco Corporation between 1991 and 1998. now serves as the chief scientific officer of Sweetwater Energy Inc., where helps direct the building and startup of one of the world’s first cellulosic ethanol plants. Polite is a recognized authority in the field of chemistry, demonstrated by the fact that he has taught chromatography courses for more than 30 years to a variety of professionals in 17 countries. He will discuss the mechanics of Sweetwater Energy.