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John Todd's Living Machines to Be Featured in VPT Program

By the view Staff Article published April 16, 2007

The work of John Todd, research professor in the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, will be featured in Vermont Public Television’s new show, “ReGeneration,” Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m. Part one begins with a look at one of the "living machines" designed by Todd, who has developed biological treatment systems to cleanse wastewater in Vermont and at sites as distant as China. The broadcast will repeat Sunday, April 22, at 6 p.m.

Pioneer business leaders, farmers and eco-designers from Vermont who make a living by sustaining the earth are showcased in the two-part program. Part two premieres Wednesday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. and will repeat Sunday, April 29, at 5 p.m.