Compendium of Technologies for Converting Waste Plastics into a Resource

United Nations Environment Programme (2009)

This document is a compilation of technologies for the conversion of plastics into fuel which are in commercial use, under pilot implementation and under laboratory testing. This document is aimed to raise awareness on the available options vis-a-vis technologies as well as to assist the policy 'makers and managers in the identification of appropriate technologies with respect to local economic, environmental, social and technical characteristics. This document can also be of interest to other interested parties/organizations that aim at supporting decision-makers.