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Light-activated, single-ion catalyst breaks down carbon dioxide


November 26, 2018

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A team of scientists has discovered a single-site, visible-light-activated catalyst that converts carbon dioxide (CO2) into "building block" molecules that could be used for creating useful chemicals. The discovery opens the possibility of using sunlight to turn a greenhouse gas into hydrocarbon fuels. Full Story

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DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory

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