Economía Circular

Economía Circular

Plastic Energy y TotalEnergies se alían para montar una nueva planta de reciclado químico
- El especialista en reciclado químico Plastic Energy y la petroquímica francesa TotalEnergies montarán conjuntamente una nueva planta en Sevilla con capacidad para...
Agilyx and Toyo Styrene Partner on Chemical Recycling Plant in Japan
12/01/2022 - Agilyx and Toyo Styrene Co. have started construction on a chemical recycling plant in Japan. The facility ultimately will have the capacity to recycle 10 tons of post-use polystyrene per...
Sigma Stretch Film seeks more recycling of products
11/01/2022 - Sigma Stretch Film is partnering with iSustain Recycling to help capture more plastic packaging for recycling.The stretch film maker is launching what is described as "new recycling...
CPChem Announces First Commercial Sales of Circular Polyethylene
12/01/2022 - Calling it a milestone in its circular economy initiatives, Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) today announced the first commercial sales of its Marlex Anew Circular Polyethylene. CPChem uses...
PureCycle, SKGC to build PP chemical recycling plant in South Korea
10/01/2022 - Asia's first plant for chemical recycling of polypropylene will be built in Ulsan, South Korea, according to an announcement by global chemical firm SK Geo Centric (SKGC) and PureCycle...
Teijin Enters Partnership for Advanced Chemical Recycling of UHMW-PE
07/01/2022 - In quest to zero emission Teijin Aramid joins forces with Clariter to pioneer a...
Trinseo Completes Heathland’s Acquisition to Advance Plastics Circularity
05/01/2022 - Trinseo completes the acquisition of Heathland, a collector and recycler of post-consumer (PCR, EoL)...
Demo plastics-to-oil recycling facility / Up to 200,000 t/y synthetic feedstock from plastics waste
05/01/2022 - Demo plastics-to-oil recycling facility / Up to 200,000 t/y synthetic feedstock from plastics wasteThe companyâ??s ReOil pilot plant at Schwechat, Austria (Photo:OMV)Austrian oil and gas giant...
EPA, wrestling with plastic waste, gets an earful on chemical recycling
23/12/2021 - As the Environmental Protection Agency grapples with how to meet its goal of a 50 percent U.S. recycling rate by 2030, it's wading through some starkly different viewpoints on what role chemical...
AIMPLAS and ITC are developing the EROS Project
- The transport industry is currently the biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, followed by the electric power industry. It is therefore necessary to use lighter structures such as composite...
CP Chem makes investments in chemical recycling
16/12/2021 - Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC is taking ownership stakes in two chemical recycling companies based on opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean, but both with global aspirations.Nexus...
Trial with Agilyx said to prove viability of PMMA pyrolysis / Results â??encouragingâ?
14/12/2021 - Trial with Agilyx said to prove viability of PMMA pyrolysis / Results â??encouragingâ?MMA produced with the technology is undergoing further processing at the Mitsubishi Chemical divisionâ??s...
Agilyx Details Chemical Recycling’s Role in Plastic Circularity
14/12/2021 - Chemical or advanced recycling has created a growing buzz over the past two years as accelerating research yields a...
German chemical recycling plant under consideration
09/12/2021 - German chemical recycling plant under considerationBPâ??s German facility in Gelsenkirchen could soon include a chemical recycling plant (Photo: BP)UK oil giant BP (London;
Trinseo Acquires Plastic Waste Collector Heathland
- 12/07/2021Global plastics and latex manufacturer Trinseo has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Heathland BV, a European collector and recycler of post-consumer (PCR,...
A Circular Pathway for Packaging Waste
06/12/2021 - Sustainability is dominating discussions in the packaging industry to the point that packaging success and sustainability are now inseparable.Brands, printers, packaging suppliers, and...
Scientists Conclude Upcyclable Polymers May Lead to Plastic Waste Reduction
02/12/2021 - Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers determined that designing polymers specifically with upcycling in mind could reduce future plastic waste considerably and facilitate a circular...
Developers plan second US plastics recycling site in Ohio
02/12/2021 - A company with plans for a plastic recycling facility in Texas now has plans to build another location in Ohio.Freepoint Eco-Systems LLC is out with a statement indicating plans for "an...
Plans to produce sustainable S-SBR / Shell to supply butadiene made from plastics waste, biomass
01/12/2021 - Plans to produce sustainable S-SBR / Shell to supply butadiene made from plastics waste, biomassJapanese chemicals and materials manufacturer Asahi Kasei (Tokyo;
Approval for chemical recycling pilot plant for PS / Planning complete, location selected
30/11/2021 - Approval for chemical recycling pilot plant for PS / Planning complete, location selectedA chemical recycling technology is to turn PS into pyrolysis oil (Photo: Inoes Stryolution)Ineos Styrolution...
BASF gets serious about CO2 reduction targets 
29/11/2021 - With the formation of a new "Net Zero Accelerator" unit, BASF SE is now concentrating the full range of its cross-company CO2 reduction initiatives into a single organizational...