Materiales avanzados

Materiales avanzados

Teijin, JGC and Itochu to establish RePEaT Co., Ltd. to license polyester chemical recycling technology
- The new joint venture will use a chemical-recycling technology called dimethyl terephthalate (DMT), which decomposes and converts polyester (PET) and then repolymerizes it. Notably, the DMT method...
New Method to Chemically Recycle PVC into Usable Material
06/12/2022 - Researchers from University of Michigan devised a way to recycle polyvinyl chloride plastic, a plastic that has a 0% recycling rate in the United States. Using Phthalates as Chemical...
ExxonMobil begins production at Louisiana PP capacity expansion
06/12/2022 - ExxonMobil Chemical has launched production on 1 billion pound capacity polypropylene resin unit in Baton Rouge, La.In a news release, officials with ExxonMobil in Irving, Texas, said the...
Researchers Develop Transparent Polymer Film with High Conductivity
05/12/2022 - Chemists and engineers from Georgia Tech have developed a strip of flexible, transparent, and highly conductive plastic film called PEDOT(OH).Removing Nonconductive Side...
Teijin, JGC and ITOCHU to Establish JV to License DMT Chemical Recycling Technology
05/12/2022 - Teijin Limited, JGC Holdings Corporation and
Kickstart: Two reuses beat one single-use
02/12/2022 - With the U.S. Congress now looking at ways to boost reusable...
FANUC presentó soluciones para la industria del envase y embalaje en Empack
- FANUC, multinacional japonesa de automatización...
SeaBioComp project develops biocomposite demonstrator products for marine applications
02/12/2022 - SeaBioComp, a collaborative project that aims to develop and produce novel bio-based composite materials to replace conventional...
sensXPERT Digital Mold earns 2022 AVK Innovation Award
02/12/2022 - Only two months after its international launch event, sensXPERT’s (Selb, Germany) Digital Mold solution received the Innovation...
Marleen Kaptein, founder of Studio Kaptein
- Marleen Kaptein, who graduated from the Design Academy Eindhoven in 1997, became an embedded artist at the Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR), a research institute that develops future...
Wood-based plastic may enable circular home furnishings and building materials
29/11/2022 - Peter Olsén, a researcher at KTH, holds up a sample piece of a new degradable plastic from wood. “These new materials, because of their high fiber content and degradable, matrix could be a game...
NRP Zero invests in hydrogen pressure vessel producer
- UMOE Advanced Composites AS (UAC) develops and manufactures advanced lightweight pressure tanks in composite materials, such as glass fibre, and...
The WE EXPLORE catamaran, produced from 50% flax fibers, was ranked 2nd in its category on the Route du Rhum
- We Explore, a 18m catamaran crossed the Atlantic from St Malo to Pointe à Pitre piloted by Roland Jourdain in 16 days 07 hours 21 minutes, ranking 2nd in the Rhum Multi category.A...
NRP Zero invests in hydrogen pressure vessel producer Umoe Advanced Composites
28/11/2022 - The Nordic cleantech fund NRP Green Transition I, which is managed by NRP Zero (Oslo, Norway), invests to become shareholder in the fast-growing...
We Are One announces new Convergence carbon fiber rims, wheels
28/11/2022 - We Are One Composites Inc. (Kamloops, British Columbia) has officially launched its new carbon fiber rim shape for bicycles that...
igus develops extremely strong filament for 3D printing
- Since 2020, plastics specialist igus has been providing two-component 3D printing (2K), which makes it easy to combine different material properties. This is also the idea behind the new,...
Teknor Apex to Showcase New Portfolio of Products at Wire India Show
24/11/2022 - Teknor Apex is attending the Wire India show and bringing a new portfolio of products to...