Public Utilities, Waste Management

Researchers develop improved recycling process for carbon fibres

March 12, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

Many materials can only be recycled so many times before they begin to wear out. This is the case with carbon fibre reinforced polymer (CFRP) composites, non-biodegradable materials which, until now, have lacked a viable recycling method. CRFP composites are […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

New Eco-Friendly, Flame-Retardant Carbon Plastic Created

July 1, 2020

Via: Waste360

A research team from the Korea Institute of Science and Technology’s (KIST) Institute of Advanced Composite Materials has created a flame-retardant carbon-fiber-reinforced composite material (CFRP). CFRP is a composite material that contains carbon fiber and is widely used in the […]