To be specific, I want to know the chemical equation of pyrolysis of waste plastic which is polystyrene, forming syngas, char and pyrolysis oil.

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  • $\begingroup$ Neither char, nor oil have specific formula. $\endgroup$ – Mithoron Jan 9 at 18:21
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    $\begingroup$ Pyrolysis is not technically a single reaction. It's a complicated mess involving many different radical pathways and products. $\endgroup$ – Zhe Jan 9 at 18:37

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