Economía Circular

Economía Circular

Nonthermal Plasma-Promoted CO2 Hydrogenation in Presence of Alloy Catalysts
01/08/2022 - Nonthermal plasma (NTP) is used to activate CO2 molecules for hydrogenation into alternative fuels at low temperatures, also enabling the conversion of renewable electricity to...
Itero to scale plastic-to-product recycling with €6m investment, led by Infinity Recycling's Circular Plastics Fund
01/08/2022 - Chemical recycling technology provider Itero Technologies has received a €6m investment, with €5m from Infinity Recycling’s Circular...
Investment for Dutch chemical recycling facility / Opening delayed to late 2024
29/07/2022 - Investment for Dutch chemical recycling facility / Opening delayed to late 2024The company says the plant will process the same amount of material as all the plastic packaging generated by Amsterdam...
BPF: Discount available for key chemical recycling event
28/07/2022 - The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has announced that its highly popular, half-day online event looking at the latest developments in
EU & Japanese Agency Develop Solutions to Improve Green Methanol Production
- TAGS:  Sustainability / Natural Solutions ...
Braskem's backing has Nexus Circular looking to expand in Chicago area
11/07/2022 - Nexus Circular L.L.C., which has long signaled aspirations to open multiple chemical recycling facilities, is planning a second site in the Chicago area.The company also has struck a...
Billions of euros for sustainability / 2032 goal for net zero emissions / Construction of Dutch pyrolysis plant / Increased capture, storage of carbon
18/07/2022 - Billions of euros for sustainability / 2032 goal for net zero emissions / Construction of Dutch pyrolysis plant / Increased capture, storage of carbonShell is currently building a Dutch biofuels...
Tire pyrolysis joint venture taking shape in Germany
15/07/2022 - DILLINGEN/SAAR, Germany—Pyrum Innovations A.G., a European firm that
SDK and Microwave Chemical Start Joint Development of New Microwave-based Chemical Recycling Technology to Directly Transform Used Plastic into Basic Chemical Feedstock
14/07/2022 - Showa Denko (SDK) (Tokyo: 4004) and Microwave ChemicalCo., Ltd. (Microwave Chemical) have started joint development of a new microwave-based chemical recycling technology...
EU Innovation Fund funds Neste’s chemical recycling project in Porvoo
- Neste (Espoo, Finland) has received a positive grant decision for up to EUR 135 million from the EU Innovation Fund for the company’s project to build chemical recycling capacities at its Porvoo...
Nexus on ‘very accelerated basis' for Chicago chemical recycling expansion
12/07/2022 - Nexus Circular LLC, which has long signaled aspirations to open multiple chemical recycling facilities, is planning a second site in the Chicago area.The company has struck a preliminary...
INTERVIEW: Avangard Innovative CEO discusses challenges, opportunities of chemical recycling feedstock
11/07/2022 - Often considered the “silver bullet” to complete the plastic circular economy, chemical recycling is seen as the much needed complement…Full text:
Braskem's backing has Nexus Circular looking to expand in Chicago area
11/07/2022 - Nexus Circular LLC, which has long signaled aspirations to open multiple chemical recycling facilities, is planning a second site in the Chicago area.The company also has struck a...
Missouri adopts chemical recycling law
08/07/2022 - Missouri has become the 20th state to adopt chemical recycling legislation, with Gov. Mike Parson signing
Michelin takes lead in European plastics chemical recycling initiative
08/07/2022 - Boulogne-Billancourt, France — A consortium of 18 European organizations, including Michelin Group, have launched a major initiative to process hard-to-recycle post-consumer waste,...
Plastics recycling facility in Ohio / Products from rPE and rPET
07/07/2022 - Plastics recycling facility in Ohio / Products from rPE and rPETPTT Global Chemical America (PTTGCA), the US subsidiary of Thai petrochemical group PTT Global Chemical (Bangkok;
New microwave-based chemical recycling technology
- Showa Denko (SDK) (Tokyo, Japan) and Microwave Chemical (Osaka, Japan) have started joint development of a new microwave-based chemical recycling technology to directly transform used plastic into...
SDK’s New Partnership for Microwave-based Chemical Recycling Technology
- TAGS:  Sustainability / Natural Solutions ...
SDK and Microwave Chemical to Jointly Develop a New Chemical Recycling Technology
05/07/2022 - Showa Denko (SDK) and Microwave Chemical Co., Ltd. (Microwave Chemical) have started joint...
Chemical recycling: Towards a circular economy
29/06/2022 - Worldwide, there are many endeavours to recover and recycle plastics materials. The first phase of such recycling has involved thermoplastic…Full text: