A way to reduce Carbon Dioxide in the atmosphere?

Remember your Chemistry showed that carbonates could decompose, with heat, to give off carbon dioxide? Laboratory studies have shown that this process can be reversed by injecting COinto basalt rock, which after 2 years converts the CO2 into stable carbonate minerals.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s