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BÜFA company is consolidating its leading position as a specialty manufacturer and distributor for the composites market in Europe Read more

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Sabrina Heinrich

The component is produced in a particle-foam composite injection moulding process, and is part of a transnational research project involving Germany and Poland Read more

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The investment strengthens Covestro’s business with special films for ID documents and get access to Optical Variable Material technology for polycarbonates and polyurethanes Read more

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For the full year 2019, the company recorded a net profit of €872 million, compared to €906 million in 2018 Read more

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The company has secured a long term partnership with Biffa, which allows the dairy company to meet increased demand for packaging made from recycled materials. Read more

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UK adults were also the most convinced of those surveyed that non-plastic packaging solutions are better for the environment, even if that means they use more packaging material Read more

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The Bill is aiming to transform environmental governance and put environmental principles into law, establish a new independent Office for Environmental Protection to hold the government to account, and introduce legally binding targets Read more

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The first new flame-retardant compound, Lavergne VYPET OBP-FR has 30 per cent glass fibre reinforcement and UL 4 V-0 flame rating at 0.8 mm thickness, making it suitable for many E&E plastic applications, such as aesthetic and structural parts Read more

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By converting multilayer food packaging like crisp bags and other non-PET waste plastics into chemicals including paraxylene, Anellotech is able to help brand owners meet their recycled PET content targets Read more

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Cynthia Vanzella

First Mile sorts items from the RecycleBox based on the grade of their plastics content, and then granulates them for use in new plastic products Read more

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The new Manchester facility brings together three well-respected British brands, Harland, Graham, and Sleevit, with their associated self-adhesive and shrink sleeve labelling technologies, into one centre of excellence, Read more

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One of the goals of the project is to obtain 12 tonnes of recycled plastic from every thousand vehicles, which by implementing the process and using recycled plastic, the carbon footprint is expected to be reduced by 75 per cent Read more

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The event has been moved to the new dates of 12th to 14th May Read more

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via British Airways

The airline has already rolled out initiatives to remove 25 million individual items of single-use plastic on board each year. Read more

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Just Eat is now testing Notpla’s new seaweed-lined box with three restaurant partners in London. Read more

Materials

The material is based on a combination of Covestro’s advanced Baypreg F NF technology and Toyota’s expertise in using kenaf fibres, which is attracting attention as an alternative raw material within the automotive industry Read more

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The new masterbatches, available in 14 standard colours, were developed by Clariant in cooperation with major global polymer producers Read more

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The call comes from Roger Vance, MD of Ad-Vance Engineering, following recent reports surrounding reduced production levels at JCB’s UK factories due to component shortages from Chinese suppliers Read more

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This initiative will remove around 34 million pieces of single-use plastic from the market. Read more

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Kautex’s R&D teams have been focusing on relevant topics including sustainability, recycling, and digitalisation Read more

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