Novel calcium based sorbent (Ca-C) for the dehalogenation (Br, Cl) process during halogenated mixed plastic (PP/PE/PS/PVC and HIPS-Br) pyrolysis

Thallada Bhaskar, Toshiki Matsui, Jun Kaneko, Md Azhar Uddin, Akinori Muto, Yusaku Sakata

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Abstract

A calcium carbonate carbon composite sorbent (Ca-C) was prepared by using 90 wt% of calcium carbonate and 10 wt% phenol resin. The Ca-C sorbent was successfully utilised for the dechlorination and debromination process during halogenated (Cl, Br) mixed waste plastic (PP/PE/PS/PVC/HIPS-Br: 3:3:2:1:1) pyrolysis at 430°C and produced halogen free liquid products.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)372-375
Number of pages4
JournalGreen Chemistry
Volume4
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2002

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Pollution

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