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Title: NREL Develops Method to Upcycle Plastic Bottles and Protect Environment

Abstract

NREL researchers have discovered a method of plastics upcycling—transforming discarded products into new, high-value materials of better quality and environmental value—that could economically incentivize the recycling of waste plastics and help solve one of the world’s most looming pollution problems.

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1708866
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; UPCYCLING; RECYCLING; PLASTIC; POLYETHYLENE TEREPHTHALATE; PET; FIBER-REINFORCED PLASTIC; FRP

Citation Formats

. NREL Develops Method to Upcycle Plastic Bottles and Protect Environment. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
. NREL Develops Method to Upcycle Plastic Bottles and Protect Environment. United States.
. Wed . "NREL Develops Method to Upcycle Plastic Bottles and Protect Environment". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1708866.
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abstractNote = {NREL researchers have discovered a method of plastics upcycling—transforming discarded products into new, high-value materials of better quality and environmental value—that could economically incentivize the recycling of waste plastics and help solve one of the world’s most looming pollution problems.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {2}
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