Plastic Waste-Powered Airplane to Fly 10,500 Miles from Sydney to London

February 25, 2013 by  
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Australian pilot Jeremy Rowsell is set to break new boundaries for alternative energy by flying from Australia to Britain in an airplane powered entirely by plastic waste. Rowsell’s “ Wings of Waste ” Cessna plane will fly from Sydney to London via Asia, the Middle East, and Europe using fuel refined from “end-of-life” materials such as plastic bags and other refuse that would otherwise wind up in landfills. Read the rest of Plastic Waste-Powered Airplane to Fly 10,500 Miles from Sydney to London Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aviation fuel , Cessna , hydrocarbons , jeremy rowsell , landfill , pacific garbage patch , plastic bags , plastic recycling , pyrolysis , solar impulse

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Plastic Waste-Powered Airplane to Fly 10,500 Miles from Sydney to London

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