Pyrolysis of Waste Plastic to Fuel Conversion for Utilization in Internal Combustion Engine

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Department of Chemical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry, Birla Institute of Technology, Department of Chemistry, Sai Nath University
Department of Chemical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology,Department of Chemical Engineering, Pravara Rural Engineering College
Department of Chemical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology
Department of Chemical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology

In the present study different plastic waste materials with various types of plastics such as low-density polyethylene and polypropylene with zinc oxide catalyst have been pyrolyzed in batch tubular reactor. Waste plastics were characterized by using TGA and DTG analysis and FTIR spectroscopy. The pyrolyzed products are analyzed by standard methods to determine various parameters.

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