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Garbage + Nanotech + Gasification = Ethanol

Article: Garbage + Nanotech + Gasification = Ethanol

AMES, Iowa, August 20, 2008 (ENS) – A method of making potentially cheap ethanol fuel out of garbage and other waste materials by deploying a combination of modern and old technologies is under development by government and university researchers. The process involves the use of nanotechnology and gasification to convert carbon-based materials into a product…