An estimated 129 billion face masks and 65 billion gloves are used each month during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The prototype was found to be highly efficient at producing formic acid—a promising fuel carrier that could revolutionize hydrogen cars.
The technique could potentially address two major issues that hit many less-affluent countries—poor sanitation and growing energy needs.
Globs of fat, food scraps, napkins, condoms, human waste and grease are just some of the ingredients often found in fatbergs.
Republicans called the proposal "backwards" and "cannibalistic, zero-sum scenario," while farm lobbying groups warned of serious consequences if President Donald Trump broke a promise to farmers.