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The patented textile product is made from recycled seatbelts, textile scraps, and plastic bottles, and the innovative short-loop manufacturing process reduces that carbon footprint by 60 per cent compared to the standard process Read more

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ePac will be welcoming 200 guests for the official opening ceremony and tour of the 24,000 sq ft site, where multiple HP Indigo 20000 digital presses and class-leading pouch-making equipment will serve the local market with custom-printed packaging Read more

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Turner has over 35 years of experience in the chemical industry, holding senior executive roles with organisations including Dow, LyondellBasell, and Borealis Read more

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VO+ technology engineers a nano-voided structure into polymers to minimise the material used in a package by decreasing the density of the polymer Read more

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The agreement was signed on November 14th and is expected to become effective in the next few weeks, pending regulatory approval by the relevant authorities Read more

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The bill, which establishes a recycling infrastructure programme within the Environmental Protection Agency, puts federal funding towards building new recycling technology and programmes to help increase collection rates Read more

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The company was represented for the first time at China's biggest industry conference for antimicrobial products. Read more

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AIMPLAS CHARO PASCUAL

The project will study the effectiveness of disinfecting agents, immediate-action biocidal polymers, and nanostructured materials that allow for gradual, controlled release of encapsulated disinfecting molecules. Read more

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Runners at Sunday's Conwy Half Marathon were warned they would be disqualified if they dropped litter during the race. Read more

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A key aim of the hackathon is to make graphene innovation more accessible to all those looking to explore its potential. Read more

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Berry CPI has been awarded Highly Commended in three categories, while Philip Fletcher from Berry Promens has also been named the packaging industry’s Rising Star for 2019. Read more

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In his time at the business, Brown led the company to be a PIA finalist six times, winning Best Business Initiative in 2014 and 2018 Read more

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The second stage of the trial involves Recycling Technologies analysing the plastic waste and preparing it for processing Read more

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For medical and pharmaceutical tubing, Raumedic can offer both polypropylene and polyurethane, as both materials are drug tolerable, although their use must be considered on a case-by-case basis before the products are developed Read more

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KLM

Empty PET bottles from its flights are delivered to a recycling company in exchange for high-quality plastic pellets. Read more

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The Headline Flash UK Composite Output Index, a GDP-weighted average of the Flash UK Manufacturing Output Index and the Flash UK Services Business Activity Index will be published monthly, approximately one week before final PMI data is released Read more

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Signify is expanding its printing capabilities in the Netherlands and plans to establish new facilities in the USA, India, and Indonesia Read more

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The new centre is scheduled to go on-stream in the half-year of 2020 and will lead to the creation of several new jobs Read more

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RKW Agri uses film waste from its own production and from various production locations within the RKW Group, but the waste was sent directly to a recycling plant, but with the addition of the Vecoplan machine, it is able to use its own regrind Read more

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New ‘invisible barcode’ technology is being piloted which aims to improve recycling rates. Read more

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