To capture CO2, just add calcium silicate

James S Murray
clock

Dr Paula Carey of UK start up Carbon 8 Systems explains how an innovative new carbon capture technology built around a simple chemical process has the potential to cut carbon emissions from waste incinerators and save businesses money

BusinessGreen: Carbon 8 Systems claims to have found a way to permanently capture and store carbon emissions whilst treating hazardous waste ash. How does this work? Dr Paula Carey: It's actually a very...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Technology

The role of tech in the future of sustainability

The role of tech in the future of sustainability

The tech sector can help deliver on COP26 promises such as curbing methane, ending fossil fuel finance and reversing deforestation, explains techUK's Craig Melson

Craig Melson, TechUK
clock 30 November 2021 • 4 min read
Cornish lithium exploration at Gwennap | Credit: Neil Williams

Cornish Lithium snaps up £18m of investment in bid to boost UK lithium supplies

Miner says funds will go towards feasibility studies for its flagship Trevalour hard rock lithium mining project and further prospecting in Cornwall

Cecilia Keating
clock 29 November 2021 • 2 min read
A tech cell at an Arrival microfactory | Credit: Arrival

Impact unicorns: Green firms dominate list of UK's most valuable tech start-ups

Government reveals six of the 12 most valuable technology start-ups in the UK are focused on the green economy

BusinessGreen staff
clock 29 November 2021 • 3 min read