How Plasma Waste Converters Work - Stuff You Should Know
"There is a way to not only sustainably get rid of our household waste, but also produce enough energy from it to power the process and even create electricity for the grid. The future is here!"
-from Stuff You Should Know
In this podcast with Chuck Bryant and Josh Clark they explain how a plasma waste converter works. How are they built? What are their byproducts? What is syngas? What temperature do you need to burn the waste at? They break it all down, how it is designed, the energy that goes into it, what syngas is, and the overall process of burning garbage.