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Renewable resources for plastics

Renewable resources for plastics

Growth and change in adhesives ; Chemical requirements of the tobacco industry : symposia

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Published by Division of Chemical Marketing and Economics in [Brooklyn, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plastics -- Congresses.,
  • Adhesives -- Congresses.,
  • Tobacco industry -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGrowth and change in adhesives., Chemical requirements of the tobacco industry.
    Statementsponsored by the American Chemical Society ; symposia chairman, R. D. Deanin, I. Skeist, P. G. Hereld.
    ContributionsAmerican Chemical Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP1105 .R45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5183084M
    LC Control Number75000882

    Not all non-renewable resources are usable only once, though. Recycling is a great way to renew non-renewable resources because this is the process of making used materials usable again. Cardboard.   Turning our plastic into fuel. Plastic to fuel projects are beginning to gain traction in the energy industry, with rising awareness of the prolific environmental damage caused by single-use plastics and people’s insufficient recycling habits leading researchers to turn to alternative disposal methods for our mounting plastic output.

      The most effective combination the researchers found was to use a plant-based feedstock (sugarcane in this case), with percent renewable energy for production, recycling of all plastics . BIODEGRADABLE PLASTICS FROM RENEWABLE SOURCES — review 31 biodegrades in microbial active environments within 5–6 weeks. Huang et al. () has found that the fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium degraded 73 % of PVA in a water environment within 5 d. When compared with other BDP, the market of PVA is huge.

      What if plastic came from renewable resources? Mango Materials has developed a new way of producing plastics that make it biodegradable and petroleum-free. The project is being supported with help from the national laboratories through the Energy Department's Small Business Voucher pilot. Definitions of renewable energy should be broadened to include energy from non-recycled plastics. Many government bodies and laws—EPA, 24 states, the Energy Policy Act of —already recognize energy recovery as a source of renewable energy.


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