New Technologies are Needed to Improve the Recycling and Upcycling of Waste Plastics

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)Editorial Preface

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Author(s)

  • Arthur J. Ragauskas
  • George W. Huber
  • Jia Wang
  • Adam Guss
  • Hugh M. O'Neill
  • Yanqin Wang
  • Frederik R. Wurm
  • Xianzhi Meng

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Detail(s)

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3982-3984
Journal / PublicationChemSusChem
Volume14
Issue number19
Online published5 Oct 2021
Publication statusPublished - 5 Oct 2021

Abstract

In their Editorial to the Special Issue on The Chemistry of Waste Plastics Upcycling, the Guest Editors Adam Guss, George Huber, Carol Lin, Xianzhi Meng, Hugh O'Neill, Arthur Ragauskas, Jia Wang, Yanqin Wang, and Frederik Wurm highlight some of the increasingly urgent efforts being made by chemists to address challenges related to the fate of plastics at the end of, their useful lives and the valorization of plastic waste.

Research Area(s)

  • circular economy, heterogeneous catalysis, plastics, recycling, waste valorization

Citation Format(s)

New Technologies are Needed to Improve the Recycling and Upcycling of Waste Plastics. / Ragauskas, Arthur J.; Huber, George W.; Wang, Jia; Guss, Adam; O'Neill, Hugh M.; Lin, Carol Sze Ki; Wang, Yanqin; Wurm, Frederik R.; Meng, Xianzhi.

In: ChemSusChem, Vol. 14, No. 19, 05.10.2021, p. 3982-3984.

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)Editorial Preface