Material recycling of plastics via thermal conversion


The project is an innovation project that aims to investigate the possibilities of recycling plastic fractions, which today is not recycled, by means of gasification. The plastic business has for a long time strived for a thermal methof to recyle plastics. Gasification of plastics has potential to be more competetive than gasification of biomass, since the price of raw material might be lower.

Participants

Martin Seemann (contact)

Docent vid Chalmers University of Technology, Space, Earth and Environment, Energy Technology

Collaborations

Borealis AB

Stenungsund, Sweden

Stena Recycling AB

Göteborg, Sweden

Funding

Swedish Energy Agency

Funding Chalmers participation during 2017–2019 with 2,050,000.00 SEK

Related Areas of Advance and Infrastructure

Sustainable development

Driving Forces

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Latest update

2018-03-21