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Engineered microbes put waste to good use — and help the climate

LanzaTech Freedom Pines Facility, an industrial site with lots of pipes and containers.

At this pilot reactor, engineered bacteria convert industrial waste gases to industrially useful products. Credit: LanzaTech

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Nature 603, 10 (2022)



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