The next meeting of the FIPR Institute’s Research and Activities Board will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 starting at 9:30am in the Education Building Conference Room, 1855 West Main Street, Bartow, FL 33830. The meeting agenda is available here.

What is the FIPR Institute?

The Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute (FIPR Institute) is a legislatively created research institute within Florida Polytechnic University. Since its inception (as the Florida Institute of Phosphate Research) in 1978, the FIPR Institute has grown and developed into a world-class research entity specializing in phosphate-related issues and industrial applied science and engineering. The FIPR Institute is focused on phosphate-related research, but since 2010 has also broadened its research program into non-phosphate topics such as energy and the mining and processing of minerals other than phosphate. The role and structure of the Institute are defined in Florida Statute 1004.346.