Container Coverts Plastic Waste Into Chemicals, Fuel

ALYSSA EDMUNDS | September 12, 2018

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VTT is working to develop a mobile container unit called the PlastBug that will degrade plastic waste in the ocean and turn it into fuel or chemicals. The container would get most of the energy it needs from renewable energy sources, like solar or wind energy. Currently, researchers are looking for microbes that are able to degrade different types of plastic. The developers of this projects still have much work to do, but their goal is to use the PlastBug in the Baltic Sea by 2021. If all goes well, they can be commercially produced and used in various locations throughout the world in just a few years.

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