LIBRARY Readers ALERT no. 96

LIBRARY Readers ALERT: A Semi-monthly Service for Students
no. 96 (20 February 2008)


1. Gugliotta, Guy. “A new source of green energy: burning tires?”
Discover (February 12, 2008)

In the United States alone, 300 million tires are discarded a year.
Engineers have made progress in using old tires as raw ingredients
for new construction mater­ials for roads and recreation facilities.
But ironically, the best solution may be as simple as this: to burn
them and convert them to fuel.

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RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic management tool you can use to
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