Is Waste an Untapped Resource?

Don’t trash talk the potential of trash until you hear the findings in this latest study.

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Waste is intrinsically, well, wasteful. But it doesn’t need to be. Assessment of Advanced Biofuels from Wastes & Residues, a new study by indie nonprofit the International Council of Clean Transportation, reports that waste is an untapped resource with various benefits. Most notably, it highlights that waste and other residues from industries, farms, and households can be converted into advanced biofuels, which can power our cars.

Keep Reading Show less
Trending Stories