Typically, when we load our trash bins with garbage, we expect that the plastic we’re disposing of, which makes up 80 percent of the trash, to be recycled. Studies have shown that it’s usually not.
Living up to its name, a company called Recycling Technologies has developed breakthrough technology for plastic recycling. It can melt down all plastic — not just bottle plastic — in large volumes. Once melted, the plastic is turned into oil called Plaxx. This new oil can then be used as a heavy fuel substitute and a raw material in polymer production.
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