Energy Recovery

Chemistry draws on alternative energy sources like energy recovery to enhance our national energy security.

Energy Recovery

America needs a comprehensive domestic energy strategy that draws on our nation’s diverse energy supplies, including energy recovery – a term that covers both established and emerging technologies that can convert waste to energy.

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Energy Recovery: What You Need to Know

Check out the latest news, videos and events on energy recovery and learn how chemistry makes it possible.

The Power of WasteTo better understand the energy potential of solid waste in the United States, ACC sponsored an initial study conducted by the Earth Engineering Center (EEC) of Columbia University in 2011.


Sep 23, 2014
Steve Russell, vice president of the Plastics Division at the American Chemistry Council, spoke to about the push to make waste-to-energy technologies go mainstream.