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Carus Chemists Lead Camp for Local Students

This week, Carus chemists Rachel Dawson-Hince and Akila Karunanayake hosted the “Science ‘Fun’damentals” camp as part of the Illinois Valley Community College summer camp series. The camp was open to local students ages 6, 7, and 8 years old
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Lead and Copper FAQs

Lead and copper rules have changed. Check out these FAQs to learn more! Does the lead action level change in the revised rule?No, the LCRR keeps the lead action level at 15 ppb which is the same as the
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Carus Summer Science Camp 20th Anniversary Plans Announced

PERU, IL – The Illinois Valley popular Summer Science Camp sponsored by Carus has big plans to celebrate its 20th anniversary. “About 600 students have graduated from the Camp since it started in 2001. We are excited to celebrate
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Carus Donates Furniture to Local Nonprofits

Carus LLC recently donated gently used furniture to St. Bede Academy, The Center for Youth and Family Services, Habitat for Humanity ReStore, and Illinois Valley PADS.  Carus is completing minor updates to the Peru Headquarters, which will include new
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LaSalle Plant Celebrates 3 Year Safety Milestone

Safety is critically important in manufacturing, and it remains a top priority at Carus. We are proud to share the CAIROX and Maintenance Teams have just achieved three years without a recordable injury. This is a significant safety milestone

Meet our 2022 Summer Interns!

We are excited to introduce the six individuals who all hail from the Illinois Valley area to our 2022 Intern group to Carus! Each summer, we are proud to invest in a group of interns and summer students to
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Local Student Wins T-Shirt Design Contest

2022 marks the 20th Anniversary of Carus Summer Science Camp. To celebrate this special milestone, Carus hosted a commemorative t-shirt design contest for camper-aged students in the area.  Congratulations to the winner of the 2022 t-shirt design contest –
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