By Gayle S. Putrich
- Published on June 10, 2015 by PlasticsNews
A report released June 8 hopes to draw attention — and funding — to the growing plastics-to-fuel sector. And its authors hope an accompanying free tool for aspiring pyrolysis developers will help the nascent industry grow.
The 2015 Plastics-to-Fuel Developers Guide and Cost Estimating Tool for Prospective Project Developers, from the American Chemistry Council and Ocean Recovery Alliance (ORA), were designed to help potential investors, developers and community leaders determine if plastics-to-fuel is a good fit for meeting local waste management needs and demand for the relevant commodities.