Tag: Bio-Based Materials

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Compost to Computer: Bio-Based Materials Used to Salvage Rare Earth Elements

August 24, 2022

Via: Waste360

Researchers at Penn State recently discovered a new use for composted material. By taking this material and turning it into micro- or nanoscale particles, researchers found they can be used to help extract rare metals used in electronics for reuse. […]