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By A.J. Roan
Metal Tech News 

DOE funds coal waste transformation

$7M to upgrade coal waste into 3D printing resins, graphite Metal Tech News – October 13, 2021


Last updated 7/12/2022 at 1:15pm

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Heaps like this mountain of coal waste in Trevorton, Pennsylvania, would see new purpose with the technologies being researched by DOE funding.

The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management Oct. 5 announced nearly $7 million in funding for seven projects to develop coal-based filaments or resins for additive manufacturing, and advance development of coal-derived graphite.

The projects selected, to be managed by the National Energy Technology Laboratory's Carbon Ore Processing Program, will use materials...

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