The American Carbon Society
The American Carbon Society
 
 

American Carbon Society - Carbon Blog

University of Kentucky CAER Researchers Produce Carbon Fibers From Waste Coal

The American Carbon Society – Carbon Blog

The Blog For Anyone Interested In Carbon-Carbon Composites, Graphite, Graphene, Fullerenes, Diamonds… – Carbon In Any Form!

 

American Carbon Society Members At UK CAER Produce Carbon Fibers From Waste Coal
University of Kentucky CAER Researchers Produce Carbon Fibers From Waste Coal

More than 4,000,000,000 tons of impounded waste coal are estimated to exist across coalfields in the state of Kentucky, and Researchers at the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) have developed a method to turn that waste coal into valuable carbon fibers.

(more…)