Ala. universities share grant for innovative recycling study

2021-10-19

The National Science Foundation awarded a $1.9 million grant to Auburn University, Southern Union State Community College and Tuskegee University to develop innovative plastic recycling methods. Researchers will focus on multilayer plastics made from polypropylene or polyethylene in conjunction with other kinds of plastics, which are typically used in food packaging and are difficult to recycle.

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