RSS

Sustainability

This long-term partnership supports BASF’s strategy to leverage sustainable solutions to drive business growth Read more

Industry News

The amount of reduced plastic by 2025 will be equivalent to one line of detergent bottles around the earth. Read more

Industry News

The teeth are made from proteins that are similar to silk, and these have become the subject of scientific interest in the last few years Read more

Materials

The company has worked with recycled materials for over ten years and today offers a range of PCR pails in many shapes and sizes including its popular Paintainer, SuperCube, SuperLife, and SuperFlex containers Read more

Materials

Smartawood is made by Plastecowood, based in North Wales, and is produced through the recycling of segregated waste, as an ecological alternative to wood, virgin plastic and concrete Read more

Materials

Responsible for delivering sustainable packaging of the future across multiple plastic and paper formats, the centre is set to connect industry stakeholders with new trends, materials, technologies, and ways of thinking Read more

Industry News

The 500ml Ribena bottle will be redesigned first, building on the brand’s rich history of environmentally-friendly initiatives, which saw Ribena become the first UK soft drink brand to use bottles made from 100 per cent recycled plastic Read more

Industry News

Clariant has turned the spotlight onto its natural-based alternative for safer, hard-working printing inks for food applications, and publications on enhancing the long-term natural appeal and design possibilities of glass Read more

Materials

covestro laptop.jpg

Covestro

A recent Life Cycle Assessment has found a laptop cover made of Maezio continuous fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composites from Covestro can significantly reduce the carbon footprint by more than 70 per cent compared to one made from conventional al Read more

Materials

The materials offer competitive performance, while tackling the negative environmental impact of traditional oil-based, non-recyclable multilayer packaging Read more

Materials

Borealis also performed among the top one per cent of all suppliers assessed in the most recent round of EcoVadis Supplier Sustainability Ratings completed in 2018 Read more

Environment

Eurocell’s £10 million decade long improvement of its recycling facilities paid off as it recycled over 1.2 million frames Read more

Environment

rlw6_H3Q.jpg

Biome Technologies

Biome Technologies has been awarded further funding to scale solutions to plastic waste. Read more

Materials

Dr. Martin Brudermüller (Mitte), Vorstandsvorsitzender der BASF SE, bei der Preisverleihung mit Jörg Willimayer (links) und Jürgen Westermeier von der BMW Group / Dr. Martin Brudermüller (middle), Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BA...

BASF

BASF has been presented with a BMW Supplier Innovation Award 2018 in the Sustainability category. Read more

Industry News

A new report presents the business case for adopting a circular economy. Read more

Industry News

VinylPlus

Brigitte Dero (left) describes the label as "game changing"

The new ‘Product Label’ aimed the building and construction industries is designed to make it simpler for customers, specifiers and markets to identify the best performing and most sustainable PVC building and construction products. Read more

Materials

Sustainable packaging is at the heart of RPC bpi protec’s new website. Read more

Industry News

Fakuma prides itself on showcasing the best of the core plastics processing technologies the industry has to offer, but in 2018, the organisers are giving the event a greener focus. Read more

Fakuma 2018

image002.jpg

the LEGO Group

The LEGO Group reveals latest set to come ‘Out of the Vault’, Vestas Wind Turbine, which aim to raise awareness about sustainability and renewable energy. Read more

Materials