Austrian Airlines flight attendants have been separating the plastic cups used by passengers from the rest of the waste, before a disposal company then cleans and shreds them before delivering them to the ReOil pilot plant at the Schwechat Refinery Read more


The annual outlook from BP predicts oil demand will drop after the 2030's, as renewable energy, competes with crude. John Carlon argues the years of cheap oil are only just beginning... Read more

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Budget airline Ryanair has published an environmental plan to maintain its planes' plastic in the circular economy. Read more

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A new facility at Victrex plant in Lancashire will focus on research for high performance PEEK and PAEK in 3D Printing. Read more

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Thormac will be displaying how its gains from Wittmann Battenfeld moulding machinery is lightweighting products for automotive and aviation industries. Read more

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Western Tool and Mould, a Hong Kong producer of plane interior parts, has sped up deliveries to airlines with a Stratasys Fortus 900mc printer. Read more


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Russia has developed a lightweight single-aisle passenger plane, using carbon fibre in its wings and body. Read more


The patented PtFS system was delivered to Iowa-based Quatro Composites Read more

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