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Title: Plastic Bags to Batteries: A Green Chemistry Solution

Abstract

Plastic bags are the scourge of roadsides, parking lots and landfills. But chemistry comes to the rescue! At Argonne National Laboratory, Vilas Pol has found a way to not only recycle plastic bags--but make them into valuable batteries for cell phones and laptops.

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Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1045793
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
25 ENERGY STORAGE; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; PLASTIC BAGS; PLASTIC; RECYCLING; LANDFILLS; RECYCLE; POLYETHYLENE; SCIENCE; TECHNOLOGY; NANOTUBES; ARGONNE; ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY; VILAS POL

Citation Formats

Pol, Vilas. Plastic Bags to Batteries: A Green Chemistry Solution. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Pol, Vilas. Plastic Bags to Batteries: A Green Chemistry Solution. United States.
Pol, Vilas. Fri . "Plastic Bags to Batteries: A Green Chemistry Solution". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1045793.
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abstractNote = {Plastic bags are the scourge of roadsides, parking lots and landfills. But chemistry comes to the rescue! At Argonne National Laboratory, Vilas Pol has found a way to not only recycle plastic bags--but make them into valuable batteries for cell phones and laptops.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {2010},
month = {1}
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