Econic Technologies has opened its Horizon 2020- and investor-backed customer demonstration plant in the North of England to show customers how its catalysts enable the production of polyols for greener plastics. more

1 Mar 2018 12:19 Materials

Polymer foams


Covestro is working with steel giant ArcelorMittal to recycle carbon dioxide exhaust into the plastic production process. more

30 Oct 2017 11:03 Materials

Repsol starts up manufacture of a new polyol in Puertollano, Spain, based on CO2 as a raw material. more

20 Feb 2017 16:49 Industry News

Covestro’s vision to make a polymer product using carbon dioxide has been realised with the first shipment of the material to a customer. more

22 Dec 2016 09:00 Materials

Covestro has officially opened a plant for the production of plastics using carbon dioxide on an industrial scale. more

20 Jun 2016 11:46 Materials

Bayer MaterialScience has taken a further step towards the use of CO2 in the manufacturing of plastics. more

1 Jun 2015 00:00 Materials

Bayer MaterialScience says its research into CO2 as a new raw material for making plastics is delivering further successes. more

26 Aug 2014 12:48 Materials

Bayer MaterialScience has announced that following a successful test phase, it is aiming to commercialise the use of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide as a new raw material for plastics. more

25 Jul 2013 11:31 Materials