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Title: Pyrolytic conversion of plastic and rubber waste to hydrocarbons with basic salt catalysts

Abstract

The invention relates to a process for improving the pyrolytic conversion of waste selected from rubber and plastic to low molecular weight olefinic materials by employing basis salt catalysts in the waste mixture. The salts comprise alkali or alkaline earth compounds, particularly sodium carbonate, in an amount of greater than about 1 weight percent based on the waste feed.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [2]
  1. (Southfield, MI)
  2. (West Bloomfield, MI)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
FORD MOTOR CO
OSTI Identifier:
865444
Patent Number(s):
4515659
Assignee:
Ford Motor Company (Dearborn, MI) OSTI
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-78ER10049
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
pyrolytic; conversion; plastic; rubber; waste; hydrocarbons; basic; salt; catalysts; relates; process; improving; selected; molecular; weight; olefinic; materials; employing; basis; mixture; salts; comprise; alkali; alkaline; earth; compounds; particularly; sodium; carbonate; amount; percent; based; feed; percent based; waste mixture; waste feed; sodium carbonate; weight percent; alkaline earth; molecular weight; pyrolytic conversion; weight olefinic; earth compound; salts comprise; rubber waste; earth compounds; /201/585/

Citation Formats

Wingfield, Jr., Robert C., Braslaw, Jacob, and Gealer, Roy L. Pyrolytic conversion of plastic and rubber waste to hydrocarbons with basic salt catalysts. United States: N. p., 1985. Web.
Wingfield, Jr., Robert C., Braslaw, Jacob, & Gealer, Roy L. Pyrolytic conversion of plastic and rubber waste to hydrocarbons with basic salt catalysts. United States.
Wingfield, Jr., Robert C., Braslaw, Jacob, and Gealer, Roy L. Tue . "Pyrolytic conversion of plastic and rubber waste to hydrocarbons with basic salt catalysts". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/865444.
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abstractNote = {The invention relates to a process for improving the pyrolytic conversion of waste selected from rubber and plastic to low molecular weight olefinic materials by employing basis salt catalysts in the waste mixture. The salts comprise alkali or alkaline earth compounds, particularly sodium carbonate, in an amount of greater than about 1 weight percent based on the waste feed.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1985},
month = {1}
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