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Plastic from greenhouse gases

Greenhouse gases

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Pollar bear and melting ice

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Drying Earth

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08/31/2017

August 2017: New approaches in the recycling of old tyres

Every year, more than 1.5 billion old car tyres are taken out of service around the world. If they were stacked on top of each other, the pile of tyres would reach from the earth to the moon – about 380,000 kilometres. Up to now, one third of old tyres in Germany have been incinerated to recover energy. Scientists from Chemnitz Technical ...
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