Economía Circular

Economía Circular

El glifosato es una amenaza para las abejas, alertan expertos
02/02/2023 - Investigadores del Trinity College Dublin y la Dublin City University (DCU) alertan sobre
Tecnología de Tomra para el reciclaje de residuos electrónicos
02/02/2023 - Entre los flujos de residuos que más crecen cada año a nivel mundial se encuentran los de aparatos eléctricos y electrónicos. De hecho, según el Global E-scrap Monitor 2020...
Vinyl Institute offering $3M in grants to spur PVC recycling
02/02/2023 - Vinyl products are everywhere — from the pipes that deliver drinking water to the discs spinning on turntables to floors, windows, siding, roofing membranes, toys and hospital...
Teknor Apex Debuts TPE with 35% Sustainable Content
- Plastics compounder Teknor Apex has launched a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) made with 35% sustainable content comprising UBQ and post-consumer recycled material. UBQ is a bio-based, recyclable...
Canadian NexKemia Acquires Polystyrene Recycler Eco-Captation
02/02/2023 - Canada-based expandable polystyrene...
Recycled composite materials: Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is of paramount importance according to Fairmat’s CEO B. Saada
- The definition of recycled materials in the carbon fiber composites sector does not seem to be self-evident. As a recycler, how would you define it?Ben Saada,...
Savage Partners with Cyclyx to Increase Recycling Rates up to 90%
02/02/2023 - Savage, a supply chain partner to the plastics and chemicals industry, has joined Cyclyx, a consortium-based company working to divert plastics from landfills and increase plastic recycling...
Sonoco divests S3 recycling consultancy
01/02/2023 - Northstar Recycling Co. LLC is acquiring
TotalEnergies, Clariter introduce ‘ultrapure solvent' from plastic waste
01/02/2023 - TotalEnergies SE and clean technology firm Clariter SA have developed what they describe as the world's first sustainable ultrapure solvent made from plastic waste.In a
California Begins Formal Rulemaking on Changes to its Recycling and Disposal System
24/01/2023 - On January 27, 2023, CalRecycle, the California agency that oversees the state’s waste management, recycling, and waste reduction programs, published a
Euskadi impulsa una plataforma del plástico para promover su reciclaje
- La iniciativa, desarrollada por el Gobierno Vasco en colaboración con Aclima, pretende fomentar la innovación tecnológica de los sistemas de valorización de plástico, el desarrollo de nuevas...
Convierten residuos plásticos en nuevos productos de valor
- Esta iniciativa de la Universidad de Málaga parte del movimiento social internacional ‘Precious Plastic’, que trabaja para crear máquinas a partir de componentes reciclados.
El Proyecto 'REPurpose' diseñará plásticos elastómeros a partir del reciclado de residuos posconsumo
- El proyecto ‘REPurpose’, financiado por la Unión Europea, está formado por diez socios procedentes de siete países europeos y una empresa asociada de ...
Scientists Unveil Least Costly Carbon Capture System to Date
31/01/2023 - The need for technology that can capture, remove and repurpose carbon dioxide grows stronger with every CO2 molecule that reaches Earth’s atmosphere. To meet that need, scientists...
ECP acquires Biffa as it aims to bolster circular economy
31/01/2023 - Investment firm ECP has completed the acquisition of British recycling firm Biffa. in an acquisition worth approximately £2.1 billion. ×
Digimarc expands plastic recycling trials into France
31/01/2023 - Digimarc Corporation, a company that targets recycling and sustainability has announced an expansion of the Digital Watermarks Initiative HolyGrail 2.0,building on semi-industrial trials....
Clariter and TotalEnergies lay claim to sustainable solvents produced from plastic waste
31/01/2023 - Clariter, a global cleantech company, and TotalEnergies Fluids, a division of TotalEnergies, have developed what the companies say is the world’s first sustainable ultra-pure solvent...