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Life cycle investigation of CO2 recovery and sequestration.

Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences, 1 Pesek Road, Jurong Island, Singapore.
Environmental Science and Technology (Impact Factor: 5.48). 07/2006; 40(12):4016-24. DOI: 10.1021/es051882a
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ABSTRACT The Life Cycle Assessment of four CO2 recoverytechnologies, combined with nine CO2 sequestration systems, serves to expand the debate of CO2 mitigation methods beyond a single issue-prevention of global warming-to a wider range of environmental concerns: resource depletion, acidic and toxic gases, wastes, etc, so that the overall, and unexpected, environmental impacts may be revealed.

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