December 4, 2014
Rice University scientists have discovered an environmentally friendly carbon-capture method that could draw carbon dioxide emissions from industrial flue gases and natural gas wells, using a combination of amine-rich compounds and carbon-60 molecules.
The research is the subject of an open-access paper published Wednesday (Nov. 4) in Nature’s online journal Scientific Reports.
“We had two goals,” Rice chemist Andrew Barro said. “One was to make the compound 100… read more