‘Upcycling’ plastic bottles could give them a more useful second life — ScienceDaily

Scientists have developed a recycling process that transforms single-use beverage bottles, clothing, and carpet made from the common polyester material polyethylene terephthalate (PET) into more valuable products with a longer lifespan. Their research could help protect oceans from plastic waste by jumpstarting the recycled plastics market.

Source: ‘Upcycling’ plastic bottles could give them a more useful second life — ScienceDaily