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Recycling Wind Turbine Blades

Source: Berkeley Lab Electric Markets & Policy

An added approach to the blade recycling issue is to focus on the upfront piece — what the blades are made of. Additional research and development is looking into using thermoplastic resin instead of fiberglass or carbon fiber for wind turbine blades. The material may be easier and cheaper to recycle.

Source: Recycling Wind Turbine Blades