Technological watch

Date Title
2019-09-18 ICCA and UN Environment Host Symposium on Plastic Waste in China
2019-09-17 K Special: Sophisticated machinery for Chinese market 
2019-09-17 New PolyOne solution for sustainability of PET bottles
2019-09-17 FachPack 2019: FKuRâ??s New Terralene® rPP Range for Bioplastic Packaging & More
2019-09-17 California legislature rejects bills to phase out single-use plastics, for now
2019-09-17 Stora Enso and Fiskeby announce success in paper cup recycling trial
2019-09-16 Plastic bans address waste management symptoms, not the sources of our problem
2019-09-16 Ethane cracker in Louisiana just ahead of commissioning
2019-09-16 Opening of 75,000 t/y bioplastics plant in Thailand / Fully integrated production chain from sugar to PLA
2019-09-16 UK graphene specialist gets European Space Agency funding / Project on non-metallic fuel tanks
2019-09-16 PepsiCo to reduce virgin plastic across beverage portfolio by 35%
2019-09-14 California Packaging Recycling Legislation Stalls
2019-09-13 Studies show that banning plastic bags doesn’t have the desired outcome, but is anyone listening?
2019-09-13 The demand for biomaterials is clearly increasing
2019-09-12 Groundbreaking for 750,000 t/y propylene facility in Belgium
2019-09-12 Partnerships with PureCycle Technologies and Loop e-commerce platform / Deal with Nippon Closures for tethered bottle caps / H1 sales up 5% on strong pharma demand
2019-09-12 The technology exists, you just have to use it
2019-09-11 Certified biodegradable PE film for tomato growers
2019-09-11 Investment in Chinese 3D printing start-up / Medical implants made of PEEK
2019-09-11 Polish group to get extrusion equipment from Italy's Union / XPS insulation panels with recycled resin
2019-09-09 New wood-based polypropylene film material unveiled
2019-09-09 SCIP database will improve transparency on hazardous substances in articles
2019-09-09 Dates announced for construction materials conference
2019-09-09 Rethink, Redesign your Packaging with EXTENDO® Solutions by Taghleef
2019-09-09 Benvic continues expansion, enters recycling compounding industry 
2019-09-09 Dow and SCG to create complete plastic recycling solutions
2019-09-06 Researcher: Bio-based materials can help with ‘bad image’ of plastics
2019-09-06 K Special: Bioplastics could help improve industry image
2019-09-06 Recycling capacity with German site planned / Focus on processing WEEE from Germany and Europe
2019-09-05 K 2019: Starlinger’s rPP-based Big Bag Concept & Recycling Solutions for PET Bottles
2019-09-05 Breaking news: Plastic is the future
2019-09-05 Polymers from chemically recycled waste / Dutch firm Fuenix Ecogy provides technology
2019-09-05 Converting waste gas into high value flavours and fragrances - Bio-based News -
2019-09-05 In the future, we will use more plastics – and why this is good news - Bio-based News -
2019-09-05 We must take care that packaging and garbage do not to end up in the oceans
2019-09-05 UK drinks group rolls out bottles made from recycled and bioplastics
2019-09-04 The state of recycled carbon fiber
2019-09-04 Single-use plastic bottles find second life in prosthetic devices 
2019-09-04 K 2019: ExxonMobil to Showcase Polyolefins-based Sustainable Solutions
2019-09-04 European recycled plastics market set for CAGR of 5.2% over the next five years
2019-09-04 UPM Raflatac responds to the growing need for renewable packaging materials by unveiling industry’s first wood-based film material - Bio-based News -
2019-09-04 Extension of additive range for virgin and recycled polyamide / Launch of products at "K 2019"
2019-09-04 World's leading plastics trade fair open its doors soon / Industry looks to Düsseldorf with anticipation / Sustainability and recycling to be dominant topics / KI Group more active than ever
2019-09-03 Bioplastics reduce CO2 emissions
2019-09-03 KraussMaffei exhibits closed material and manufacturing circuit at K 2019
2019-09-03 Living Well With Plastics: the Politics of the Plastics Crisis
2019-09-03 Borealis and Mondi collaboration generates recyclable, polypropylene-based packaging
2019-09-02 New PHA platform reaches membership milestone - Bio-based News -
2019-09-02 AptarGroup partners with TerraCycle’s Loop platform
2019-09-02 Zero Waste Europe sees future in chemical recycling
2019-09-02 EconCore chooses MEAF 50-H34 extruder for R-PET honeycomb sandwich panels
2019-08-30 Recycled PET Home Shows Its Strength
2019-08-30 Dow and Fuenix Collaborate for 100% Circular Plastic Production
2019-08-30 Dow to source pyrolysis oil feedstock made from recycled plastic waste
2019-08-29 A R&D project led by VTT to create a sustainable basis for the circular economy of textiles - Bio-based News -
2019-08-29 Dow and Fuenix enter into a partnership for the production of 100% circular plastic
2019-08-29 Braskem partners with renowned French consortium specializing in bioproduction and bioscience - Bio-based News -
2019-08-29 Virgin plastics producer Dow goes circular
2019-08-29 Plans to put USD 1 bn into PET bottle recycling / M&As a major strategy
2019-08-29 Recycling Partnership launches free online tool to simplify recycling for consumers
2019-08-28 Emerging Trends, Drivers and Challenges in the Recycled Plastics Market 2019 - 2023 | Technavio
2019-08-28 ENGEL to Exhibit iQ Weight Control Equipped for Recycled Materials at K 2019
2019-08-28 Opinion: Creating a sustainable future for plastics with a circular economy
2019-08-28 A novelty from Illig: IML-T® Cardboard
2019-08-28 Clariant additive masterbatch makes black plastic ‘visible’ to sorting systems
2019-08-27 Karl-Heinz Bußbach sees a future for bioplastics - Bio-based News -
2019-08-27 Ahead of K 2019, Clariant Reveals the Theme â??Symphony of Collaborationâ?? to Tackle Plastics Waste Challenge
2019-08-27 Clariant Masterbatches Helps Packaging Customers Protect and Improve Quality of Recycled Polymers
2019-08-27 Dasani debuts HybridBottle, made partly from plants and recycled material 
2019-08-27 Clariant Highlights Service Excellence and Innovative Masterbatches Solutions at Customer Seminar During ChinaPlas 2019
2019-08-27 Clariant Additive Masterbatch makes black plastic packaging ‘visible’ to sorting systems
2019-08-26 Werner & Mertz - Used plastic: Genuine only with RAL Quality Mark!
2019-08-26 Coloring the "Circular Economy" - Bio-based News -
2019-08-23 Novo Holdings Invests $72 Million in Sustainable Products Leader LanzaTech - Bio-based News -
2019-08-22 The yin and yang of plastics taxes
2019-08-22 Tell the truth, now: Do companies really want to be green?
2019-08-21 Labeling a smarter future 
2019-08-20 EconCore taps Meaf extruder for rPET honeycomb sandwich panels
2019-08-20 MBA Polymers adding e-waste recycling plant in Germany 
2019-08-19 Collaboration in Vietnam to boost recycling efforts / Japan's Suntory sets targets for more sustainable PET packaging
2019-08-19 MAG-waste disposal extends household refuse sorting plant with a HERBOLD PET washing unit
2019-08-19 MAG-waste disposal extends household refuse sorting plant with a HERBOLD PET washing unit
2019-08-16 New PHA platform reaches membership milestone  
2019-08-15 Ineos Styrolution hosts a groundbreaking ceremony for Bayport ASA plant
2019-08-15 Illinois and Ohio Remove Barriers to Advanced Recycling and Recovery Facilities
2019-08-12 Bio-based solvent helping develop uk’s first industrial-scale car battery recycling project - Bio-based News -
2019-08-12 Axion adds capacity at Manchester recycling plant
2019-08-12 K Special: Rikutec presenting Twin Drum technology 
2019-08-12 Sky supporting 10 UK companies to reduce ocean plastics
2019-08-09 Sky Ocean Ventures and Innovate UK set up fund to tackle ocean plastic 
2019-08-08 Our coffee cups decompose in the ground.
2019-08-06 WRAP Global awarded further funding to cut food waste in Mexico
2019-08-02 Coloring the “Circular Economy”  
2019-08-01 We don’t take this planet for granted. A new Manifesto for the circular bioeconomy: BioRev - Bio-based News -
2019-08-01 Partnership during K-2019: Braskem, Kautex Maschinenbau and Erema will demonstrate a closed plastic loop - Bio-based News -
2019-07-31 Shape the Future at the Dornbirn-GFC 2019 - Bio-based News -
2019-07-31 Zukunft gestalten beim Dornbirn-GFC 2019 - Bio-based News -
2019-07-26 Mechanical engineering can make a huge contribution
2019-07-25 Plastic Makers Welcome House Introduction of Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
2019-07-25 New black colorants: Polyone support circular economy turn former waste recyclable packaging
2019-07-23 LDPE compound containing post-consumer plastics waste
2019-07-23 Karl-Heinz Bußbach sees a future for bioplastics 
2019-07-23 ArcelorMittal Belgium starts construction on two pioneering projects to further reduce carbon emissions - Bio-based News -
2019-07-23 Solvayâ??s High Strength LFT Compounds for Worldâ??s First All-Plastic Recyclable e-bike
2019-07-23 "There are no alternatives to recyclates."
2019-07-22 Connora Technologies and Aditya Birla Chemicals partner for recyclable composites
2019-07-22 Dress with CO2 - Bio-based News -
2019-07-22 Superfos to offer sustainable packing solutions for Carioca
2019-07-22 K Special: Kautex joins forces with Braskem, Erema for closed plastic loop
2019-07-20 PureCycle Technologies in definitive agreement with Lâ??Oréal for supply of Ultra-Pure Recycled Polypropylene
2019-07-20 Global circular economy in plastic packaging waste recycling market fto witness CAGR of over 9% till 2030
2019-07-19 WRAP launches new £1 million grant to increase business waste recycling in England
2019-07-19 Morssinkhof-Rymoplast is building a PET processing plant in Markranstädt
2019-07-18 Plastic packaging giant ALPLA makes commitment to reduce carbon footprint by 10% by 2022
2019-07-18 Jaguar Land Rover trials chemical recycling process
2019-07-18 WRAP updates UK Plastics Pact guidance for packaging industry
2019-07-18 ACC, Plastics Makers Look Forward to Working with Congress on Legislation That Will Help End Plastic Waste in the Environment
2019-07-17 K 2019: Reifenhà¤user Group to Present Innovative Solutions of Plastic Sustainability
2019-07-17 Smurfit Kappa opens recycling plant in Tuscany, Italy
2019-07-17 K 2019 plans a show of sustainability
2019-07-17 Environmental group accuses Henkel of consumer fraud / Definitions of post-industrial and post-consumer recyclate disputed
2019-07-17 DSM to showcase metal replacement solutions, recyclate-based polyamides at K 2019
2019-07-17 Recyclers are investing strongly
2019-07-16 BASF says ecovio contributes to closing the nutrient cycle towards a Circular Economy 
2019-07-16 Pact Group receive New Zealand Government funding to transition to 100% recycled rPET in its food packaging range
2019-07-16 Renolit Tecnogor starts production of recyclable composite sheet for automotive interior in India
2019-07-16 Songwon to unveil new flame retardant synergist family at K 2019
2019-07-16 K Special: Maag Group companies to exhibit together
2019-07-13 RePETito: A project to expand the Circular Economy
2019-07-12 Draft law puts waste collection in focus / Elipso sees need for more sorting plants and EPR for industrial packaging / "Access to recycled material is tomorrow's challenge for plastic packaging producers"
2019-07-12 Global Bioplastics Packaging Market Outlook to 2024: Increased Usage of Green Products, Sustainability, and Inclination for Environment Protection -
2019-07-12 K 2019: LANXESS' New Polymers & Technologies to Boost Sustainable Mobility & Digitalization
2019-07-11 Nestlé introduces 100% rPET Valvert bottle in Belgium
2019-07-11 £2 billion boost to the economy from ‘all-in’ deposit return system
2019-07-11 VALVERT launches water bottle made of 100% recycled plastic…and still 100% recyclable
2019-07-10 Berstorff and Netstal merge under single brand / Digitalisation and circular economy developments to be showcased at "K 2019"
2019-07-10 International conference in Germany: CO2 utilization – a research magnet - Bio-based News -
2019-07-10 Novamont’s Mater-Bi confirmed to be marine biodegradable - Bio-based News -
2019-07-10 K 2019: Lindner focuses on system solutions in plastics recycling
2019-07-10 Clariant Masterbatches initiative seeks to help make plastics packaging more sustainable
2019-07-09 Acuerdo de Borealis y Erema para hacer frente al reto de la reciclabilidad de los plásticos
2019-07-09 Ineos Styrolution, Indaver partner to advance the circular economy for polystyrene
2019-07-09 Borealis pledges to quadruple amount of recycled content on offer by 2030
2019-07-09 Global Industrial Gases Market for Glass Industry 2019-2023 | Recycling of Glass Waste Materials to Boost Demand | Technavio
2019-07-09 Sabic to showcase certified circular solutions at K 2019
2019-07-09 Ineos Styrolution ties up with Belgian waste management for polystyrene chemical recycling
2019-07-08 Coexpan and Emsur open Innotech packaging technology centre in Madrid
2019-07-08 Injection machines have key role to play in circular economy
2019-07-08 Total Starts Up the La Mède Biorefinery - Bio-based News -
2019-07-05 Hansen launches compostable jars in bid to cut plastic packaging
2019-07-05 Novamont’s Mater-Bi confirmed to be marine biodegradable  
2019-07-05 New life for plastics
2019-07-04 Malaysia’s Petronas looks to chemical recycling to tackle plastic waste problem
2019-07-04 Executive director Karl-H. Foerster to leave producers' association
2019-07-04 ALPLA and GC plan to build plastic recycling plant in Thailand
2019-07-04 Plastics Recyclers Europe publica unas directrices sobre la clasificación de calidad de los envases de plástico
2019-07-04 A joint project between wind and chemical industry to advance wind turbine recycling
2019-07-04 EconCore teams up with Ultrapolymers and DuFor for recycled PET honeycomb development
2019-07-04 In Germany, the PVC window cycle works very well
2019-07-04 In Germany, the PVC window cycle works very well
2019-07-03 Henkel, Ampacet make black plastic packaging recyclable
2019-07-03 French energy giant Total launches production at the La Mède biorefinery  
2019-07-03 Carbon fiber reinforced PA compounds based on recyclate have diverse roles in auto, aerospace
2019-07-03 Pioneering Plastics – KraussMaffei repositions its brand
2019-07-02 UK festival plastic bottle deposit return scheme trial set to launch
2019-07-02 Domestic purchasing of Rigid Plastics and Film Continues to Increase
2019-07-02 New Zealand’s ban on single-use plastic bags takes effect
2019-07-02 AmSty Introduces Polystyrene Resin with Reduced Environmental Impact – PolyRenew ® 5001 HE
2019-07-02 Ahead of K 2019, Clariant reveals the theme ‘Symphony of Collaboration’ to tackle plastics waste challenge - Bio-based News -
2019-07-01 PepsiCo to introduce alternatives to plastic packaging for three brands
2019-07-01 Paper on PE film recycling released by PRE / "RecyClass" recyclability tool being developed for mono- and multilayer plastic films
2019-07-01 Curiosity Fuels Research
2019-06-29 Plastic Makers Welcome G20 Osaka Blue Ocean Vision to End Ocean Plastics
2019-06-28 Coca-Cola Amatil to use 100% recycled plastic for drinks bottles
2019-06-28 BTG commission world-first fast pyrolysis biorefinery pilot plant - Bio-based News -
2019-06-28 Canada releases details on Zero Plastic Waste initiative
2019-06-28 K Special: Q&A with Andreas Lichtenauer of Kautex Maschinenbau
2019-06-27 Clariant conducts ‘Symphony of Collaboration’ to tackle plastics waste challenge at K 2019
2019-06-27 When upcycling, reach for the moon - Bio-based News -
2019-06-27 SABIC addressing global trends through â??Making a World of Difference Togetherâ?? at K 2019
2019-06-27 Jain Chem launches Ulterion coatings for paper packaging
2019-06-27 US grants second patent for PET recycling process / Protection for technology for complex plastics
2019-06-27 AMP Robotics Announces Largest Deployment of AI Guided Robots for the Recycling Industry
2019-06-27 As a machinery manufacturer you can do a lot
2019-06-27 More safety and efficiency with the U&G disposable blades by CMG
2019-06-27 As a machinery manufacturer you can do a lot
2019-06-26 Plastics Makers Welcome Introduction of Save Our Seas Act 2.0
2019-06-26 LyondellBasell and Neste unveil commercial-scale production of bio-based LDPE and PP from renewable materials
2019-06-26 Deakin scientists turn plant waste into biodegradable plastic - Bio-based News -
2019-06-26 K 2019: Clariant calls for collaborative sustainability 
2019-06-25 Borealis’ EverMinds ambition moves industry one step closer to plastics circularity
2019-06-25 Neste and LyondellBasell announce commercial-scale production of bio-based plastic from renewable materials - Bio-based News -
2019-06-25 MillerCoors joins Recycling Partnership
2019-06-25 Nine companies establish PRO Vietnam packaging recycling initiative
2019-06-25 Viridor wins East Sussex County Council recycling contract
2019-06-25 Veolia Announces Expansion of Louisiana Facility
2019-06-25 Plastics are often the more sustainable solution
2019-06-25 Plastics are often the more sustainable solution
2019-06-24 New, recyclable packaging film for fresh and processed food puts Mondi on the MAP
2019-06-24 Berry Global Signs the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Global Commitment
2019-06-24 Recycling plastics with coatings
2019-06-21 3M Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundationâ??s CE100 Circular Economy Network
2019-06-21 3M joins CE100 initiative to support sustainable practices
2019-06-21 UK “must transform non-drinks packaging” for Deposit Return Scheme
2019-06-21 LyondellBasell and Neste produce bio-based plastic for food packaging
2019-06-21 Suntory aiming for 100% sustainable plastic bottles by 2030 
2019-06-20 Mondi develops new recyclable PP film for food packaging
2019-06-19 Global Manufacturer 3M Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation's CE100 Circular Economy Network
2019-06-18 Neste and LyondellBasell produce bio-PP and bio-LDPE at commercial scale 
2019-06-18 Mondi coex PP food packaging film certified recyclable
2019-06-18 Recycling management gives us a competitive advantage
2019-06-17 Unilever pilots wrapperless Solero ice cream multi-pack in UK
2019-06-17 PRE offers sorting guidance / More standardisation
2019-06-17 New international conference on cellulose fibres – presenting the fastest growing fibre group in textiles, the largest investment sector in the bio-based economy and the solution for avoiding microplastics - Bio-based News -
2019-06-17 WPP Takes the Plastic Out of Wire & Plastic Products
2019-06-17 Dow releases annual Sustainability Report
2019-06-17 Flexible Polyethylene Recycling in Europe: Accelerating the Transition Towards Circular Economy
2019-06-14 New plastics recycling facility to be fueled with non-recyclable plastics waste
2019-06-14 FEAD issues criteria for European Commission study on reinforcing packaging requirements / Product design, market issues and technology key areas of focus
2019-06-13 Achieving a circular economy begins with the proper sorting of plastic packaging
2019-06-12 Promoting a circular economy: ease of Disassembly Metric (eDiM)
2019-06-12 „We are the solution, not the problem"
2019-06-08 Consumers view plastic as least environmentally friendly form of packaging, survey says
2019-06-07 We Europeans should set a good example
2019-06-06 Neste and VTT strengthen their partnership through research investments in Finland - Bio-based News -
2019-06-06 Record number of visitors at Guangzhou venue / Strong focus on innovations in digitisation and e-cars / Trade dispute with US casts a shadow
2019-06-05 Nestlé Waters transitions Poland Spring brand packaging to rPET
2019-06-05 WFO continues to tackle plastic pollution 
2019-06-05 Las tecnologías más avanzadas del reciclado tienen un futuro muy prometedor, donde el reciclado químico está llamado a ser la opción complementaria para conseguir una mayor circularidad de estos materialesLa industria de los plásticos sigue avanzando hacia la Economía Circular y una mayor eficiencia en el uso de los recursos
2019-06-04 Poland Spring to use 100% recycled plastic by 2022
2019-06-04 CPI Announces Keynote Speaker for 2019 Polyurethanes Technical Conference
2019-06-04 ACC Honors Industry Leaders for Advancing Solutions to Address Global Sustainability Challenges
2019-06-04 ByFusion Recycles 100 Percent of Plastic Waste into Building Material, Creating Structures in LA and Kauai for World Oceans Day
2019-06-03 CARBIOS Awarded a Solar Impulse “Efficient Solution” Label
2019-06-03 Russia’s Sibur, 3M ink agreement to cooperate in product development and polymer recycling
2019-06-03 Es probable que la economía mundial crezca del 3,3% en 2019 al 3,4% en 2020, por debajo del 3,5% previsto para ambos años el año pasadoSudeste asiático: un comodín en la industria mundial del plástico
2019-05-31 California passes bills that call for 75% reduction in single-use plastics by 2030
2019-05-29 Mallinda raises strategic investment from Sabic Ventures
2019-05-28 Nature’s Path Organic Foods joins TerraCycle’s Loop program
2019-05-28 Xtreme Renew recycling technology from Erema and Sipa wins WorldStar Packaging Award
2019-05-27 Government Invests in Canada’s First National Bioeconomy Strategy to Help Grow a Clean Economy - Bio-based News -
2019-05-27 Nearly 740,000 t recycled via Europe's VinylPlus scheme in 2018 / Association urges stronger co-operation / Forum focuses on sustainability and innovation
2019-05-27 Start of the interview series for the Circular Economy at K 2019
2019-05-27 Start of the interview series for the Circular Economy at K 2019
2019-05-24 Innovia introduces transparent high-barrier packaging films
2019-05-24 $2.99 Billion Plastic Caps & Closures Market, 2024: Growth & Trends Analysis -
2019-05-14 Henkel is working towards sustainability targets; introduces recyclable black plastic packaging
2019-05-01 University of Plymouth study misleads on value of biodegradable and compostable plastics 
2019-05-01 Global plastics industry growing 4-5 percent annually
2019-04-30 Welsh Government launches new fund to increase recycled content use
2019-04-30 SABIC announces 5% profit increase
2019-04-30 Eastman eyes chemical recycling growth in Latin America
2019-04-30 Nestl?, PepsiCo, Suntory join enzymatic plastics recycling effort
2019-04-30 100 percent recycled PET in a beverage bottle: Lidl uses only recyclate for a 1.5-liter "Saskia still" water bottle
2019-04-29 Plastics industry is concerned about circular economy issues / Many companies already recycling / CPRJ survey
2019-04-29 Veolia claims 'personal best' for marathon recycling
2019-04-26 Anunciados siete ganadores de los Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019
2019-04-26 Zero-waste: New process, equipment recycles prepreg, tape offal
2019-04-25 Position paper defends PVC packaging / Call for support to improve collection and recycling
2019-04-22 ACC pushes chemical recycling legislation
2019-04-20 Nestlé Waters doesn’t deserve bashing from anti-plastics protesters
2019-04-20 Nestlé Waters North America receives prestigious Design for Recycling Award
2019-04-19 HP invests $2 million in plastics washing line in Haiti
2019-04-19 ANTEC 2019: Four information-packed days covering plastics, composites
2019-04-18 Fausto Bejarano appointed president
2019-04-18 Dow, Keep America Beautiful launch fourth Hefty EnergyBag grant program
2019-04-18 Berry takes 'multifaceted' approach to sustainability
2019-04-17 Dow partners with industrial park developer to build Vietnam’s first road using recycled plastics
2019-04-17 NatureWorks to Showcase NEW Ingeo 3D Printing Grade 3D450 at CHINAPLAS 2019
2019-04-17 Más de 3.000 expositores de más de 50 paísesLas nuevas tecnologías como motor de innovación para un desarrollo productivo y responsable en la industria del plástico
2019-04-17 Eastman launches APR-approved recyclable shrink-sleeve label resins
2019-04-16 MOL Group acquires Aurora, enters into recycled plastics compounding
2019-04-16 Taking aim at​ ocean plastics
2019-04-16 Innovations in Telemedicine, Bioplastics, Cleanrooms, Stem Cells, Fuel Cells, Carbon Capture, and Wastewater Treatment, 2019 Study -
2019-04-16 Bhowmick wins SPE education award
2019-04-15 EU recyclers call for improved recycling systems for technical plastic parts / PRE strategy paper
2019-04-15 Diageo announces removal of plastic from beer packaging
2019-04-15 2019 PETnology Americas conference is 100% PET tech
2019-04-12 Study: Chemical recycling development 'not fast enough'
2019-04-12 Braskem Idesa pushes sustainability with reverse vending machines
2019-04-11 European Commission leader supports recycling efforts
2019-04-11 European Parliament changes rules of ?Cohesion Fund? / Waste treatment plants no longer subsidised
2019-04-11 Unilever boosts recycled content, sustainability targets
2019-04-11 Lopinsky ready to build up APR's Foundation for Plastic Recycling
2019-04-10 Sealed Air opens customer engagement facility in Milan, Italy
2019-04-10 AmSty Uses Recycled Polystyrene Waste in Styrene Production - Big Step Toward PolyUsable™ Recycling
2019-04-10 Recycling groups Wrap and OPRL form partnership to tackle goals for packaging labels
2019-04-10 EU rules on single-use plastics lack harmonized approach, cautions packaging association
2019-04-10 Institute Of Scrap Recycling Industries names Nestlé Waters North America as 2019 Design For Recycling Award Winner
2019-04-10 Mitsubishi completes acquisition of strategic shareholding in ELG Carbon Fibre
2019-04-09 Waitrose to introduce more sustainable label solution for egg boxes
2019-04-09 Ecovera range of fabrics to redeem 1 million PET bottles from landfills
2019-04-09 Roof top tents made with flax reinforced composites
2019-04-09 Iowa and Tennessee Become Fourth and Fifth States to Pass Legislation to Help Recover More Plastics
2019-04-09 Aldi targets packaging in sustainability pledge
2019-04-08 Big names in plastics develop technologies to push forward circular economy
2019-04-05 Global Melamine Market Outlook Study (2019-2023) -
2019-04-05 EU urged to prepare for mounting piles of engineering plastics waste
2019-04-04 Kaneka Belgium's biofoam shortlisted for Essenscia Innovation Award 2019  
2019-04-03 Dutch site for "Mekong" demo plant for bio-based MEG / Progress on partnerships for technology commercialisation / Full-year results hit by Synvina charges
2019-04-02 ACC's Plastics Division Welcomes Sasol
2019-04-02 The gorilla in the middle of the recycling room
2019-04-01 New partnership to develop high-performance materials from plants 
2019-03-29 With more than 3,000 exhibitors, K 2019 fully booked
2019-03-29 Carbios announces grant of U.S. patent for its PET recycling technology
2019-03-28 Global Recycled Plastic Market Analysis and Future Growth Trends 2018-2025 with 2017 as the Actual year and 2016 as the Historical Year -
2019-03-28 98% de la producción europea de plásticos cubierta por el programa OCS
2019-03-28 Renolit 100% recyclable automotive interior material
2019-03-28 Renolit promoting recyclable, lightweight automotive interior material solutions
2019-03-27 FEFCO welcomed major European influencers to Brussels
2019-03-27 Una economía circular representa una oportunidad para combinar sostenibilidad y beneficios, pero se ve obstaculizada por la debilidad de las legislaciones sobre productos químicos en todo el mundoLos modelos de negocio circulares se ven frenados por las sustancias químicas peligrosas en los productos
2019-03-27 Covestro and Genomatica partner to develop high-performance materials from plants
2019-03-27 Adoption of the Single-Use Plastics Directive: EUROPEN calls for harmonised, consistent and proportionate implementation
2019-03-26 El 98% de la producción europea de plásticos está cubierta por el programa OCS
2019-03-26 TC Transcontinental bolsters innovation and sustainability leadership with double executive nomination: Magali Depras and Alex Hayden
2019-03-26 Los productores de polímeros cumplen el programa Operation Clean Sweep
2019-03-25 Identiplast 2019 bate récords de asistencia de profesionalesToda la cadena de valor del plástico trabajará de forma conjunta en materia de sostenibilidad
2019-03-25 Tesco launches plastic-free fruit and vegetables trial
2019-03-22 Engel optimistic despite clouds on the horizon
2019-03-20 Report Finds $10 Billion in Potential Economic Output from Advanced Technologies That Recycle and Recover Plastics
2019-03-20 ACC: Advanced recycling worth $10B impact in US
2019-03-20 Greiner boss highlights role of packaging in sustainability
2019-03-20 Advanced recycling technologies could have $10 billion economic impact, says ACC report
2019-03-20 Novel mobility aid masterbatch improves PET bottle production efficiency
2019-03-19 Engel targets sustainability as it joins New Plastics Economy
2019-03-19 Engel signs plastics economy global commitment
2019-03-19 Engel targets sustainability, joins New Plastics Economy
2019-03-19 Recycling plant for PP and HDPE waste opens in UK / Capacity up to 4,000 t/y
2019-03-19 ?El plástico es el ejemplo ideal de la economía circular: se recicla, reutiliza y se revaloriza?Entrevista a Ignacio Marco, director general de PlasticsEurope Iberia
2019-03-14 Plastics recycling branch created / Main focus on end-of-life durable plastics
2019-03-14 Sealed Air Awarded CDP Leadership Status for Fifth Consecutive Year
2019-03-13 National pact on plastic packaging / Government, NGOs and retailers commit to ambitious recycling targets
2019-03-13 A partir de 2030 todos los envases de plástico en el mercado de la UE serán reciclables y se reducirá el consumo de plásticos desechablesFKuR apuesta por los plásticos biobasados y biodegradables hacia una economía circular
2019-03-12 FKuR, con plásticos biobasados y biodegradables, hacia una economía circular y más sostenible
2019-03-12 "We take steps on the way to incorporating original equipment into the fair"
2019-03-11 Eastman offers innovative recycling technology for polyesters
2019-03-11 ENI and COREPLA sign agreement for plastic packaging waste
2019-03-11 Wrap, OPRL join forces on UK recycling message
2019-03-11 Austrian recycler increases capacity / More PET bottles recovered in 2018 than previous year
2019-03-11 Eni studying hydrogen production from plastic packaging waste
2019-03-08 Biobased plastics fit within a circular economy and sustainable future, says FKuR  
2019-03-08 El Foro Internacional Marlice 2019 se celebrará en Sevilla del 10 al 12 abrilSevilla se convierte en epicentro de la lucha contra las basuras marinas
2019-03-08 WRAP and OPRL form partnership to tackle common recycling goals
2019-03-07 Seeking a greener option for film recycling
2019-03-07 Verto Management Announces Waste-to-Value Fundraise While Joining the Principles for Responsible Investment
2019-03-07 W2C Rotterdam project welcomes Shell as partner 
2019-03-07 Motortec Automechanika Madrid, more open and international
2019-03-07 Fantastic flexible packaging: FPA winners 2019
2019-03-07 Industry coalition eyes $500M federal push for domestic recycling
2019-03-06 Strong growth for Petcore Europe
2019-03-06 Eastman Develops Advanced Circular Recycling Technology to Tackle Polyester Waste
2019-03-05 Closing the loop: Commission delivers on Circular Economy Action Plan 
2019-03-05 New ?plastic free? campaign in Milan / Call to action for businesses and consumers
2019-03-04 Circular Polymers turns post-consumer carpet into high-quality feedstock
2019-03-04 Borealis compiles code of conduct with “do's and don'ts” of circular economy design
2019-03-04 Carbios produces first PET-bottles from 100% recycled plastic waste using company’s breakthrough technology
2019-03-04 Australia plastic packaging: two-thirds of plastic waste not recycled
2019-03-04 Cerrar el círculo: la Comisión cumple el Plan de Acción para la Economía Circular
2019-03-01 Now Plastics to introduce PCR PET films resin to European markets
2019-03-01 Now Plastics launches high-recycled-content films in Europe
2019-03-01 Carbios' recycling technology turns rPTA into virgin PET / Construction of demo plant to start in 2019
2019-03-01 U.S. renewable-energy lab pioneers upcycling technology to turn waste plastics into new, high-value products
2019-03-01 Engineering group invests in plastics recycling plant in Italy / Plant can be replicated for customers
2019-02-28 WRAP and OPRL form strategic partnership to tackle common goals on recycling
2019-02-28 WRAP and OPRL to partner on packaging recycling targets in UK
2019-02-28 Braskem Launches New Grade of Polypropylene Resin to Increase Big Bag Production
2019-02-27 Wendy’s joins NextGen Consortium to advance sustainable packaging
2019-02-27 Domo recycled polyamides win Frost & Sullivan accolade
2019-02-27 Smart biobased packaging to become tool in the fight against food waste 
2019-02-27 Walmart announces a new set of Plastic Waste reduction commitments
2019-02-27 Biome Bioplastics Futamura Collaborate on Compostable Multilayer Plastic Films
2019-02-26 Biome and Futamura present compostable multilayer films
2019-02-25 Braskem announces studies in chemical recycling
2019-02-25 Braskem Announces Studies Focused on Transforming Post-Consumer Plastics
2019-02-25 Braskem launches a new grade of PP resin to increase the productivity of big bag
2019-02-25 Biome Bioplastics and Futamura partner on development compostable multilayer packaging 
2019-02-25 Do You Consider the Recyclability of Your Packaging?
2019-02-25 2018-2019 Plastics Research Review - Analysis on the North American Plastics Compounding Market; Flexible Foam; Plastics Recycling; Composites in Automotive Application; Bioplastics; Injection Molding -
2019-02-25 Equipment helps drive recycling at KW
2019-02-22 Scottish public support bottle deposit return scheme
2019-02-21 Quinn Packaging launches 100% recyclable black PET tray range
2019-02-21 High-volume plastic additives mapped
2019-02-20 Can Makers merges with Metal Packaging Manufacturers Association
2019-02-20 A cylindrical extruder to help the processing of recyclable materials
2019-02-20 Lygos Partners with Leading Materials Scientists at the University of Massachusetts to Expand Applications of its Bio-Malonic™ Acid Product Family
2019-02-20 Chinaplas 2019: Read Market Trend; Adapt to Changes with Technological Innovations
2019-02-20 Renolit develops 100% recyclable glass fibre composite for automotive interior
2019-02-19 Braskem launches new chemical recycling study
2019-02-19 Nova Chemicals’ take on the Alliance to End Plastic Waste
2019-02-19 UK government seeks views on proposed plastic packaging tax
2019-02-19 UK launches consultation into waste management
2019-02-19 Total acquires France’s Synova for plastic recycling
2019-02-19 Takeover of French recycler Synova / Production of rPP for auto industry
2019-02-19 Total Buys Synova, a French Manufacturer of Recycled PP for Automotive Applications
2019-02-19 Total acquires France's Synova
2019-02-18 Emerging technologies can drive circular economy / Five key challenges to overcome / World Economic Forum report
2019-02-18 RPC Promens introduces new PET containers in UK
2019-02-18 UK introduces consultations to reduce plastic packaging waste
2019-02-15 Coveris opens Pack Positive sustainable development centre in UK
2019-02-14 European circular economy official to open PRSE conference
2019-02-14 SIPA's straight line to the Circular Economy
2019-02-14 Fast manufacturing of complex thermoplastic composites
2019-02-13 VTT from Finland develops a novel device for processing problematic waste
2019-02-11 Composites recycling â?? no more excuses
2019-02-08 Hoffmann-Neopac presented a new recycled plastic tube
2019-02-07 Sealed Air Joins New Global Alliance to Help End Plastic Waste in the Environment
2019-02-06 Going discontinuous, for continuous improvement
2019-02-06 Swedish appliance maker tests the bioplastics waters
2019-02-06 Adopting 'Norwegian Proposal' would benefit European plastics recyclers
2019-02-05 Breaking down bioplastics myths, realities
2019-02-05 Aptar Joins the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
2019-02-05 Electrolux tests the bioplastics waters
2019-02-05 PIE extends price reporting to include grey EPS / Slight growth expected for the EPS segment as a whole / Consolidation in the processing sector / Impulses for recycling
2019-02-05 Condor Ferries is replacing oil-based serviceware by compostable and re-usable products  
2019-02-04 Metal packaging industry advancing on Circular Economy adoption
2019-02-04 PIE's first poll on business developments in the European plastics industry
2019-02-04 Todo listo para el Congreso Internacional de Reciclaje de Automóviles IARC 2019
2019-01-31 'Plastics shape the future' at K 2019
2019-01-31 Keep Scotland Beautiful launches Cup Movement recycling initiative
2019-01-31 A sustainable and recyclable thermoelectric paper
2019-01-31 Thermoplastic door a first for automotive composites
2019-01-30 Electronics giant to adopt more bioplastics and paper in packaging in 2019
2019-01-30 Waitrose & Partners launches initiative to address plastic pollution
2019-01-30 Carbiolice and Carbios close agreement with Novozymes  
2019-01-29 Avantium now full owner Synvina, Marcel Lubben named MD 
2019-01-29 Viridor renews £88.75m dry recycling programme in Suffolk, UK
2019-01-29 Avantium Acquires BASF’s Stake for Full Ownership of Bioplastics Business Synvina
2019-01-29 IVL making great strides toward establishing the Circular Economy
2019-01-28 Sabic launches certified circular polymers made from mixed plastic waste
2019-01-28 Samsung to replace plastic packaging with “sustainable materials”
2019-01-26 KFC drinks the Kool-Aid
2019-01-24 European consortium Ceflex reaches 100 members / Growing interest from outside Europe
2019-01-24 AMRC & Prodrive Partner to Make End-of-life Recycling of Composite Parts a Reality
2019-01-23 European Commission recognised as “champion in the circular economy”
2019-01-23 An innovation combining the benefits of EBM and PET
2019-01-23 New waste alliance about innovation, not just Asia
2019-01-22 Highland Spring's 100% recycled plastic eco bottle is here to stay, after major trial success
2019-01-21 AptarGroup signs global commitment to tackle plastic pollution
2019-01-18 Aptar Signs the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment
2019-01-17 Launch of the Alliance to End Plastic Waste
2019-01-17 Global corporations join newly launched Alliance to End Plastic Waste  
2019-01-17 New global alliance to help end plastic waste in the environment
2019-01-17 Global alliance of 29 companies aims to help manage plastics waste / Commitments totalling over USD 1 bn
2019-01-17 New record for ARA waste collection system / Plastic packaging gaining
2019-01-16 Nestl? joins anti-marine litter campaign STOP
2019-01-15 Neopac to introduce recycled plastic tubes
2019-01-15 DAK Americas to buy PET recycling plant in US / New capacity of 45,000 t/y
2019-01-15 Finalistas de los Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019
2019-01-15 Plastics Recycling Awards Europe Announces 2019 Finalists
2019-01-14 Framework agreement for Guangdong signed / Sustainability embedded in site concept / Wholly-owned cracker will produce 1m t/y of ethylene
2019-01-14 AMRC works with Prodrive to accelerate composites recycling challenge
2019-01-11 New recycled plastic tube to be introduced by Neopac
2019-01-11 Foreign sales see sharp slowdown in first three quarters of 2018 / Middle East exports slump / Cautious outlook for 2019
2019-01-11 Productos piloto fabricados y certificados con socios comerciales en la cadena de valorBASF fabrica por primera vez productos con plásticos sometidos a reciclaje químico
2019-01-11 Liquid acrylic thermoplastic composites make advances
2019-01-10 BASF advances $10bn cracker project in China
2019-01-10 The Irish Composites Centre to recycle plastic bottles into high performance composites
2019-01-10 European polyolefin recycling platform names new head
2019-01-09 Thai group asserts itself in US ? takeover of M&G's Texas PET plant approved / Commercial start of PIA production in Alabama / Entry into PET recycling
2019-01-08 Trends in Reinforced Thermoplastics
2019-01-08 Rio de Janeiro testing organic waste to biogas installation 
2019-01-07 Government launches new waste strategy / Plans for consistent recycling collections and increased producer responsibility welcomed by BPF
2019-01-03 Istanbul makes strides towards a circular economy / Plastic bottles buy transit tickets / Reverse vending deposit systems trending worldwide
2019-01-03 Indorama adds PET recycling in US with acquisition
2019-01-03 US drinks giant extends deal with Ioniqa / Dutch firm set to launch factory producing high-quality food-grade rPET
2019-01-02 Loop Industries, thyssenkrupp partner to shape future of PET plastic manufacturing
2018-12-20 Single-use plastics directive fails to acknowledge potential of biodegradable plastics
2018-12-20 VTT becomes an R&D partner in the Think Beyond Plastic innovation ecosystem 
2018-12-20 Italy reports slowdown in machinery sales
2018-12-19 EU agrees to bans on many single-use plastics
2018-12-19 La industria europea del plástico presenta sus compromisos voluntarios de sostenibilidad y circularidad
2018-12-18 Signing of incorporation agreement for styrenics initiative / Inclusion of new members to unlock circular potential
2018-12-18 BASF makes products with chemically recycled plastics for the first time
2018-12-18 La cadena de valor completa de los plásticos, por la circularidad
2018-12-18 UK manufacturers to pay recycling costs under new waste blueprint
2018-12-17 David Baker is next chairman of circular economy platform for polyolefins
2018-12-17 Launch of multi-stakeholder alliance to boost recycling efforts in Europe / Need to match recyclate supply with demand and enhance quality
2018-12-17 SABIC Signs MoU with PLASTIC ENERGY for Supply of Recycled Plastic Feedstock
2018-12-17 Coca-Cola signs agreement to support Ioniqa in PET production
2018-12-17 Faced with challenges, plastics recycling rate slips
2018-12-14 Feedstock from chemically recycled plastics for European plants / MoU with UK's Plastic Energy
2018-12-14 Coca-Cola extends rPET agreement with Ioniqa Technologies
2018-12-14 Report outlines technology solutions to meet EU plastics strategy / Joint R&D agenda from EuPC, SusChem, Cefic, PlasticsEurope and ECP4
2018-12-14 Coca-Cola extends support to Dutch PET recycling business
2018-12-14 Repsol fomenta la circularidad del poliuretano
2018-12-14 Mitsubishi buying 25% stake in UK carbon fibre reprocessing business
2018-12-13 The Coca-Cola Company Announces Loan Agreement with Ioniqa Technologies to Transform Hard-to-Recycle Plastic Waste into High-Quality, Food-Grade PET
2018-12-13 Dow expands AGILITY™ Performance LDPE family with a grade for Asia-Pacific
2018-12-13 BASF fabrica por primera vez con plásticos sometidos a reciclaje químico
2018-12-12 Commission launches Circular Plastics Alliance to foster the market of recycled plastics in Europe 
2018-12-12 European circular plastics efforts gain new momentum
2018-12-11 Innovation combines the benefits of EBM and PET
2018-12-11 Nestlé Waters to use 25% recycled content for packaging by 2021
2018-12-11 Record attendance and innovative solutions at the 13th European Bioplastics Conference 
2018-12-11 Does it make sense to use compostable containers even if there are no composting facilities nearby?
2018-12-10 Nestlé Waters NA packaging to reach 25% rPET content by 2021
2018-12-10 Boeing, ELG Carbon Fibre Find New Life for Airplane Structure Material in Groundbreaking Partnership
2018-12-07 Record attendance and innovative solutions at the 13th European Bioplastics Conference
2018-12-07 The clear sustainable choice: UPM Raflatac's Vanish™ PCR with recycled content face and liner a global first for clear film labeling
2018-12-07 Recycled carbon fiber key to mass market application
2018-12-06 Multi-year rPET supply agreements with Coca-Cola and PepsiCo / Chemical recycler's net loss widens in H1 2018
2018-12-06 UPM Raflatac introduces Vanish PCR film labels in EMEIA
2018-12-05 Sabic, UK firm to build chemical recycling plant
2018-12-05 Working group to develop plastics waste policy / National study for meeting EU single-use targets
2018-12-05 Total Corbion PLA Begins 75,000 Tons/Year Bioplastics Plant in Thailand
2018-12-05 Polyurethanes conference and trade show returns to Mexico City in 2019
2018-12-05 Boeing and ELG Carbon Fibre partner for carbon fiber recycling
2018-12-04 Plastics and packaging 1 on 1 with Dow Chemical Part 1
2018-12-04 Global Water Clarifiers Market 2019-2023| Increasing Preference for Zero Liquid Discharge to Boost Growth| Technavio
2018-12-03 Thailand: Total Corbion PLA starts up its 75,000 tons per year bioplastics plant 
2018-12-03 Large-scale PLA plant starts up in Thailand
2018-12-03 Plastics Recycling: Global Markets Through 2023 -
2018-12-01 CARBIOS and KEM ONE sign a Letter of Intent to implement a PET biorecycling demonstration plant operated by CARBIOS in the French Chemical Valley
2018-11-30 ‘Banning plastics is not the answer’, say university academics
2018-11-30 "PackTheFuture Award" 2018 / Prizes for innovative products at "All4Pack" trade fair in Paris
2018-11-29 SCC to invest $155.23m to expand the Philippines’ packaging plant
2018-11-29 Volvo targets 25% sustainable plastic in cars by 2025
2018-11-28 Global Polyether Ester TPE Market 2018-2022| Rising Preference for Material Recycling to Drive Growth| Technavio
2018-11-27 Nestlé signs global commitment to tackle plastic waste
2018-11-27 Opinion: To plastic, or not to plastic
2018-11-27 Dow Announces New Actions to Support Global Efforts on Plastic Waste
2018-11-27 El sector químico y del plástico convierte a ChemPlastExpo en la gran cita industrial de Madrid
2018-11-26 Deadline extended for plastics recycling awards 2019
2018-11-26 European Commission receives over 60 voluntary pledges / Companies and industry associations commit to plastics recycling
2018-11-23 New study recommends levy on virgin packaging in UK
2018-11-21 Constantia Flexibles joins new commitment to tackle plastic pollution
2018-11-21 Los retos del vehículo eléctrico, a debate en el Primer Focus Group España del proyecto europeo “CarE-Service”
2018-11-19 Isabell Schmidt becomes managing director / Responsible for circular economy
2018-11-19 Mission possible: but no time to waste 
2018-11-19 Plastic Caps & Closures 2018: 'sustainability is the baseline'
2018-11-19 Pack2Go and PRE call for overhaul of European collection and recycling system / "Marshall plan" to boost investments
2018-11-19 P2T process positioned for recycling
2018-11-16 Single Use Plastics Directive- 73 national and EU industries call on EU to safeguard the Internal Market for packaging and packaged goods in view of trilogues
2018-11-16 Spanish packaging firm Coexpan commits to 70% recycled content by 2025
2018-11-16 Survey notes rise of 'plasticphobia' in Europe
2018-11-16 Plastics recycling awards Europe applications open
2018-11-15 Novamont and Gruppo CAP join forces to promote the circular economy 
2018-11-15 WRAP signposts way towards sustainable use of plastics
2018-11-15 Axion notes change in recycling business models
2018-11-14 Announcing the finalists for the Bioplastics Award 2018  
2018-11-13 PlasticsEurope presenta en ChemPlast Expo ?Plastics 2030?, para aumentar la circularidad de los plásticos
2018-11-12 Groups call for European Council's support of recycled plastics target / Minimum 35% recyclate in bottles by 2025 / Boost for investments and marine litter prevention
2018-11-12 German plastic packaging sector set to grow ahead of new act
2018-11-12 German packaging firms expect growth, but new rules await
2018-11-10 Why are people afraid of waste-to-energy technology?
2018-11-09 Rehap Workshop highlights fast development of bio-based products
2018-11-09 Study Contradicts Conventional Wisdom: Replacing Plastic Packaging with Other Materials Would Have Adverse Environmental Impacts
2018-11-08 Americas Styrenics to launch PS recycling JV with Agilyx
2018-11-08 AmSty and Agilyx Announce Joint Venture for Polystyrene Recycling
2018-11-08 Austrian packaging producer invests EUR 50m in recycling
2018-11-08 PlasticsEurope presenta en ChemPlastExpo “Plastics 2030”
2018-11-08 PlasticsEurope presenta las claves para aumentar la circularidad de los plásticos
2018-11-08 Ignacio Marco, director general de PlasticsEurope en la región ibérica, presenta 'Plastics 2030', la visión de la organización para avanzar hacia la Economía Circular.PlasticsEurope presenta en ChemPlast Expo 'Plastics 2030', las claves para aumentar la circularidad de los plásticos
2018-11-08 Albis focuses on materials for recycling, health care, lighting
2018-11-07 Collaboration with Spanish packaging group Saica / LDPE film recycling
2018-11-07 BIR founds global recycling foundation / Donors' funds to promote campaigns
2018-11-07 Fitterling: Plastics will be an important part of the new Dow Chemical
2018-11-05 Acuerdo entre Repsol y Saica para mejorar la circularidad del film de PEBD
2018-11-02 APR commits to EMF plastic waste initiative
2018-11-02 Interseroh and EREMA presented new technology for recompounds
2018-11-02 Industry giants to contribute USD 90m to preventing ocean plastics waste / Ellen MacArthur announces global commitment for packaging / "Our Ocean" 2018 conference in Bali
2018-11-01 Repsol, UK waste specialist to study film waste recovery
2018-11-01 Erema says new business unit “welcomed” in marketplace
2018-11-01 Global Plastics Summit panel tackles plastics challenges
2018-10-31 Loop Industries endorses New Plastics Economy Global Commitment
2018-10-31 Henkel Progresses Towards Sustainable Packaging to Drive Circular Economy for Plastic
2018-10-31 ‘A line in the sand’ – a Global Commitment to eliminate plastic waste and pollution at the source 
2018-10-30 Wavin collaborates with KWS and Total to launch world’s first PlasticRoad in Zwolle, Netherlands
2018-10-30 UK to introduce new tax on plastic packaging
2018-10-30 El sector del plástico y las administraciones públicas, por la Economía Circular
2018-10-29 Business titans commit to elimination of plastic packaging waste by 2025
2018-10-29 Faerch Plast UK introduces recycled PET material
2018-10-29 PepsiCo commits to use 25% recycled content for packaging
2018-10-26 PepsiCo sets recycled-content goals
2018-10-26 Deals and M&As this week: Unilever, Huhtamaki, Brook and Whittle
2018-10-26 La Comisión Europea aúna fuerzas con algunos acuarios del mundo para luchar contra la contaminación causada por los plásticos.
2018-10-26 El sector del plástico y las administraciones públicas debaten las medidas para impulsar la economía circular, el reciclado y evitar el abandono de los residuos
2018-10-26 Recycled PA6.6 meets Kärcher's performance and environmental requirements
2018-10-25 Unilever partners with Veolia to create circular economy for plastics
2018-10-25 EU Parliament's single-use plastics ban - bioplastics can provide an alternative, EUBP says 
2018-10-24 Unilever, Veolia join forces to advance sustainable packaging
2018-10-24 Unilever, Veolia join forces on sustainable packaging
2018-10-24 EUROPEN comments on today’s European Parliament vote on Single Use Plastics
2018-10-24 Plastics Makers Support Expanding Data on Microplastics, Urge Caution in Interpreting Results of Recent Stool Study
2018-10-23 CHINAPLAS to highlight Circular Economy 
2018-10-23 Courtauld Commitment 2025 winner of prestigious international award
2018-10-23 KW Plastics Chooses Accruent’s Maintenance Connection to Deliver MRO Savings
2018-10-22 Machine manufacturers en route to the Circular Economy
2018-10-22 Nouryon, Tata Steel, and Port of Amsterdam partner to develop a green hydrogen cluster
2018-10-22 Petainer leads the way in product innovation and sustainability
2018-10-22 Technyl 4earth premium recycled polyamide selected by Kärcher
2018-10-19 Novamont celebrates ribbon cutting new Origo-Bi production site  
2018-10-19 Chinese ban on imported plastic waste has mixed effect on recyclers
2018-10-19 Solvay introduces PPS grades, recycled polyamide 6.6
2018-10-18 Australia puts a label on packaging targets
2018-10-18 Ecologic responsibility and economic opportunities
2018-10-18 IACMI is closing the loop on automotive carbon fiber prepreg manufacturing scrap
2018-10-18 Dow launches new campaign to fight ocean plastic
2018-10-18 Solvay introduces PPS grades, recycled nylon 6/6
2018-10-17 INCPEN joins OPRL scheme to promote packaging recycling in UK
2018-10-17 ReVital Polymers, Pyrowave and Ineos Styrolution partner to launch closed-loop polystyrene recycling consortium
2018-10-17 Waste Free Oceans exhibits shelter made from plastic waste
2018-10-17 A process for manufacturing recyclable composite components
2018-10-16 IACMI consortium aims to close the loop on automotive carbon fiber prepreg scrap
2018-10-15 Report on European plastics
2018-10-15 The first controlled plastomers solution for the healthcare industry
2018-10-15 Prodrive Solves Recycling Challenge
2018-10-12 PET value chain urges EU policymakers to support circularity
2018-10-11 Commission puts forward action plan to develop a sustainable and circular bioeconomy  
2018-10-11 PepsiCo signs multi-year supply agreement for 100% sustainable PET with Loop Industries
2018-10-11 Mondelez agrees to activist group's demand to make all packaging recyclable by 2025
2018-10-11 EUROPEN – Statement on the ENVI vote on single-use plastics
2018-10-11 Dow volunteers pull their weight in waterways cleanup
2018-10-11 Opinion: Back to black
2018-10-10 Mondel?z to offer all products with recyclable packaging by 2025
2018-10-10 PepsiCo signs on to use Loop recycled PET
2018-10-10 Equipolymers presents Viridis 25, an Equate group initiative to meet the guidelines of the european plastics strategy
2018-10-09 Dow picks leaders for new recycling jobs
2018-10-09 Dupont completes expansion Sorona production capacity 
2018-10-09 Cefic granted funding to advance PMMA recycling in Europe
2018-10-08 The Plastic Storm: Ocean Plastic Waste Brewing Tidal Wave of Consumer Activism and Increased Industry Uncertainty, IHS Markit Says
2018-10-05 John Lewis Partnership selects four businesses to reduce plastic waste
2018-10-05 West Michigan recycler planning expansion
2018-10-05 Ettlinger to Show Melt Filters for PET Bottle Recycling at Fakuma 2018
2018-10-04 Assets and Challenges for Rural Entrepreneurship
2018-10-02 Jornada 'Innovación con plásticos para una Europa Circular y eficiente en el uso de los recursos'La innovación con plásticos, área estratégica del sector químico para alcanzar una Europa Circular y eficiente en el uso de recursos
2018-10-01 DSM strengthens its market-leading position in the development and commercialization of sustainable, innovative resins and circular economy solutions
2018-10-01 Alliance for high-grade plastics recycling / Focus on ecodesign for packaging
2018-10-01 Takeover of DSD / Green Dot brand will remain / Focus on plastics recycling
2018-09-28 Deals and M&As this week: Veritiv, Bockatech, Essel Propack
2018-09-28 DSM collaborates to transform discarded fishing nets into surfboard components
2018-09-28 ACC Applauds Congressional Passage of 'Save Our Seas Act'
2018-09-27 Borealis and Bockatech to create recyclable injection moulding products
2018-09-27 DSM & Starboard Convert Discarded Fishing Nets from Waste into High-end Surfboard Parts
2018-09-26 Shredall and Detpak launch coffee cup recycling system in UK
2018-09-24 Indorama Ventures and Loop Industries JV to introduce new era in PET and polyester recycling
2018-09-24 New Product from Agilyx Makes Fully Recycled Plastic Production a Commercial Reality
2018-09-24 Films producer pledges to move towards sustainable materials by 2028
2018-09-24 New Closed-loop PS Recycling Consortium by INEOS Styrolution, ReVital Polymers & Pyrowave
2018-09-24 VDMA: German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers continue to show their colours in Iran
2018-09-24 Sustainable, inline recycling of carbon fiber
2018-09-21 Pilot plant BioBTX commences operation  
2018-09-21 California Straw Legislation Will Help Reduce Waste
2018-09-21 93% British public want recycled content in plastic bottles, research finds
2018-09-20 American Chemistry Council Stresses Urgent Need for Investment in Waste Management to Solve Ocean Litter, Calls for Ongoing Global Cooperation at G7 Meeting
2018-09-20 Taking tiny steps toward big sustainability goals
2018-09-20 Homogenised recyclate for Dutch manufacturer of plastic pallets and walls
2018-09-19 Tetra Pak to install new solar array at Denton campus in US
2018-09-19 Discovering the secrets of business success in modern rural areas
2018-09-19 Ineos joins in PS recycling project
2018-09-18 FEP and Elipso collaborating more closely / Plastics under "extreme" pressure, says Emmanuel Guichard
2018-09-18 Circularity penetrates the events industry with launch of Ecobooth  
2018-09-18 Plastics Recycling Awards Europe expand for 2019
2018-09-17 Grades with post-consumer recycled content to help develop Volvo Cars demonstrator vehicle
2018-09-17 Lobbying continues to shift EU position on decaBDE limits
2018-09-14 Ball Listed on Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for Sixth Consecutive Year
2018-09-14 From simulation to recycling : current topics and trends in thermoplastic composites
2018-09-13 VinylPlus commits to recycle 900,000 tonnes of PVC a year by 2025
2018-09-13 European soft drinks industry pledges 25% recycled content by 2025
2018-09-13 European soft drink industry pledges package recyclability
2018-09-13 Plastics industry seeks infrastructure dollars for recycling
2018-09-12 Packaging giant Klöckner Pentaplast launches Positive Plastics Pledge 
2018-09-11 Philadelphia Eagles team up with Braskem to launch sustainability partnership
2018-09-11 APLIX Receives Trex® Recycling Accreditation for Easy-Lock by APLIX® Closure System
2018-09-10 Drinks manufacturers submit report to eliminate plastic packaging waste
2018-09-07 Technical injection moulding sector at a crossroads
2018-09-06 UK beverage suppliers eye eliminating packaging waste by 2030
2018-09-05 Henkel products in Europe to feature recycled plastic
2018-09-05 UK research investigates using plastic waste to produce hydrogen
2018-09-04 Pact Group launch 100% rPET Haircare Bottles for Essano
2018-09-04 Press tour at the Fakuma
2018-09-03 Recyclable thermoplastic composites liftgates offer weight savings
2018-09-01 Sustainability goals are reshaping Europe’s blowmolded-bottle market
2018-08-31 Scotland to ban burning farm plastics
2018-08-31 Recyclable thermoplastic liftgates enable weight savings and design freedom
2018-08-30 Borealis completes acquisition of Austrian polyolefin recycler
2018-08-30 Austrian group expands polyolefins recycling / Takeover of Ecoplast concluded
2018-08-29 Nova spending $2 million to reduce plastic ocean debris
2018-08-24 Military uses plastic water bottles, milk jugs for 3D printing in the field
2018-08-23 LyondellBasell and Karlsruhe Tech team up to advance chemical recycling
2018-08-23 Axion supplies recycled polymers to Volvo
2018-08-23 Axion Polymers Offers 100% Recycled Plastic for Reuse in Volvo’s New Vehicle Parts
2018-08-23 Recyclable Materials Could Be Used for 3D Printing of Replacement Parts at Military Bases
2018-08-22 Innovation Takes Root Releases Programing Schedule for September Conference
2018-08-22 Joint Statement from 68 Packaging Value Chain associations on the Single-Use Plastics Proposal
2018-08-17 Companies join forces on waste plastic-to-fuel project 
2018-08-17 Neste, ReNew ELP and Licella collaborate on sustainable oil production from plastic waste
2018-08-16 The circular economy – a solution to the world’s water crises?
2018-08-16 Renew ELP collaborates with Neste
2018-08-16 Trio to collaborate in chemical recycling of waste plastic
2018-08-14 LyondellBasell advances chemical recycling with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
2018-08-14 Industry calls for 'sensible' approach towards POPs legislation
2018-08-13 RPC Design introduces grading system for sustainability credentials
2018-08-13 ECHA to Soon Establish New Database on Candidate List Substances in Articles
2018-08-13 Full Innovation Takes Root Program Released Featuring New Speakers for September 2018 Conference
2018-08-10 Chemical Innovation Conf. 2018: A Must-attend Event for Chemical Industry Professionals
2018-08-08 Ball Corporation Publishes 2018 Sustainability Report, Sets Bold New Science-based Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Target
2018-08-08 RPC highlights circular economy initiatives in first responsibility report
2018-08-08 UK's Coral Products investing in propylene recycling
2018-08-07 Borealis sees net profit rise on the back of increased revenues
2018-08-06 Boom starts to weaken / H2 2018 outlook more subdued / US trade tariffs still loom / Teething problems for EU circular economy / ?KI Dialog? survey
2018-08-06 Boom starts to weaken in German-speaking Europe / H2 2018 outlook more subdued / US trade tariffs still loom / Teething problems for EU circular economy / ?KI Dialog? survey
2018-08-05 Hungary’s MOL Group, APK form strategic partnership for recycling multilayer plastic structures
2018-08-03 Arlanxeo debuts ‘green’ TPVs  
2018-08-03 M&As this week: Mac Papers, Færch Plast, Pretium Packaging
2018-08-02 Kraft Heinz pledges to make 100% recyclable packaging by 2025
2018-08-02 MOL, APK join forces to advance multilayer packaging recycling
2018-08-01 Catalyst partnership with German institute / Steps toward chemical recycling
2018-07-31 Færch Plast to purchase majority stake in recycling firm 4PET Group
2018-07-31 Sustainable multilayer film recycling project / Regrind with ?near virgin? properties
2018-07-31 Is plastics recycling a waste of time or a wasted opportunity?
2018-07-31 Smithers Apex Announces Cleaning Products US 2018 Agenda
2018-07-30 Faerch Plast acquires 4PET to close the loop on plastic food trays
2018-07-30 Danish packaging manufacturer takes over Dutch recycling company 4PET
2018-07-26 McDonald's, Starbucks unite in search for sustainable cup
2018-07-26 TemperPack gets funding to expand ClimaCell in Las Vegas plant
2018-07-26 Big River Steel expands steel mill and recycling facility to double production capacity
2018-07-25 DSM partners with Germany’s APK to recycle multilayer films
2018-07-25 Synthos to double XPS output with new Czech and Polish plants
2018-07-24 EU and China sign partnership on oceans / Ellen MacArthur Foundation sees potential of circular economy for plastics
2018-07-24 New initiative calls for EU regulators to make recycled content mandates for plastics / Minimum requirements would boost recyclate markets
2018-07-24 Covestro collaborates with Chinese students 
2018-07-24 Launch of bio-based TPVs / ?Levapren? high-viscosity EVM grades offer easy processing
2018-07-23 La International Water Association renueva su compromiso de colaboración con Iwater
2018-07-20 Coveris unveils new sustainability strategy
2018-07-19 CARBIOS pursues its genuine revolution in the biorecycling of PET based plastics
2018-07-17 Circular Economy as central topic of the K 2019
2018-04-27 PETnology chose ALL4PACK Paris 2018 to hold its 22nd European Conference for the first time in France
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2019-11-10 Investigating the effects of recycled PET particles, shredded recycled steel fibers and Metakaolin powder on the properties of RCCP
2019-11-01 Commentary health risks from climate fix: The downside of energy storage batteries
2019-10-01 Waste heat recovery of diesel engine using porous medium-assisted thermoelectric generator equipped with customized thermoelectric modules
2019-09-05 Thermal and Flammability Properties of Kenaf/Recycled Carbon Filled with Cardanol Hybrid Composites
2019-09-03 Mechanical, microstructural, and thermal characterization insights of pyrolyzed carbon black from waste tires reinforced epoxy nanocomposites for coating application
2019-08-26 A New Design of Recycled Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer Rubber Modified Epoxy Based Composites Reinforced with Alumina Fiber: Fracture Behavior and Damage Analyses
2019-08-13 Processing and characterization analysis of pyrolyzed oil rubber (from waste tires)?epoxy polymer blend composite for lightweight structures and coatings applications
2019-08-05 Prediction of thermal conductivity of pyrolysis layer by thermogravimetry data
2019-06-06 Recycling of Commercial E-glass Reinforced Thermoset Composites via Two Temperature Step Pyrolysis to Improve Recovered Fiber Tensile Strength and Failure Strain
2019-05-28 Measuring method for thermal conductivity of a pyrolysis layer
2019-04-22 Dynamic polymer network points the way to truly recyclable plastics
2019-03-01 Spray pyrolysis of conductor- and binder-free porous FeS 2 films for high-performance lithium ion batteries
2019-03-01 Implications of the Use of Silica as Active Filler in Passenger Car Tire Compounds on Their Recycling Options
2019-02-01 Novel thermal energy recovery system testing
2019-01-14 Flexural fatigue damage analyses of recycled rubber?modified epoxy?based composites reinforced with alumina fibres
2018-10-25 Mechanical and thermal behavior of aged composites of recycled PP/EPDM/talc reinforced with bamboo fiber
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