Economía Circular

Economía Circular

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New “The Circular Economy for Plastics – A European Overview” report – Now available

28/04/2022 - Plastics Europe publishes the second edition of the “The Circular Economy for Plastics – A European Overview”

‘Don Simón’, primera marca española en vestirse con ‘Pure-Pak eSense’
- El envase 'Pure-Pak eSense', lanzado al mercado por Elopak a finales de 2021, ha sido diseñado usando el papel de fuentes responsables y no...
Lights, Catalyst, Reaction! Converting CO2 to Formic Acid
- Photoreduction of CO2 into transportable fuel like formic acid (HCOOH) is a great way of dealing with CO2's rising levels in the atmosphere. To aid in this mission, a research team from Tokyo Tech...
Selective extraction process delivers useful recyclates for multilayer packaging and fibre-reinforced composites
16/05/2022 - A project to develop a pilot plant for industrial recycling of multi-material products presented its final findings last month. Researchers say their process can generate useable...
Greif launches detectable black plastic screw cap for Scandinavian markets
16/05/2022 - Packaging products manufacturer Greif, Inc. has developed a carbon black free plastic screw cap for its jerry cans in response to the black...
Plastecowood receives funding boon
16/05/2022 - Wales-based recycled plastic wood products firm Plastecowood manufactures carbon-negative products from plastic items extracted from the...
Trioworld launching PCR film in Sweden
16/05/2022 - In partnership with supermarket chain Lidl, Trioworld is launching a post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic film in Sweden. × ...
Toyoda Gosei Develops CNF-reinforced plastic for automotive parts
- In moving toward decarbonization and a circular economy, Toyoda Gosei is developing materials that raise the environmental performance of its products by leveraging the following features of CNF....
La capacidad de reciclaje de plástico crece un 13% a nivel europeo
16/05/2022 - La capacidad total instalada de reciclaje de plásticos en los países de la UE, más Reino Unido, Noruega y Suiza, aumentó en 1,1 millones de toneladas en 2020, comparado con el...
Aimplas acoge en junio del celebración de la “Aimcal R2R Europe Conference”
17/05/2022 - Aimplas, Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico, será la sede de la próxima edición de la Aimcal R2R Europe Conference, que tendrá lugar del 7 al 9...
Petcore Europe organiza un webinar sobre reutilización de plásticos
17/05/2022 - Dado que la reutilización es un tema clave en la política de sostenibilidad europea, Petcore Europe ha iniciado una reflexión con sus miembros sobre cómo puede la...
Oil major to use naphtha from UK chemical reclaim plant / Contract with Clean Planet Energy
16/05/2022 - Oil major to use naphtha from UK chemical reclaim plant / Contract with Clean Planet EnergyThe chemical recycling plant is to process plastics likely headed for landfills or incineration (Photo:...
Danish profile producer expands in home country / Acquisition of Epsotech plant in Tistrup
16/05/2022 - Danish profile producer expands in home country / Acquisition of Epsotech plant in TistrupAerial of the Epsotech poduction site in Denmark (Photo: Primo)Profile manufacturer Primo (Copenhagen;...
Report says plastics have positive role in climate fight
16/05/2022 - Cutting back on U.S. plastics production could hurt efforts to fight climate change by shifting production to other countries, including China, that have less environmentally friendly...
To Combat Plastic Bag Bans, Consumer Education Is Key, Says RoadRunner Recycling
- New Jersey became the eighth state recently to enact a ban on single-use plastic bags, and more cities and states are working on similar legislation. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed the...
ALPLA und Vöslauer reduzieren CO2-Fußabdruck mit Mehrweg-PET
12/05/2022 - Die ALPLA Group, international tätiger Spezialist für Verpackungslösungen und Recycling, hat gemeinsam mit Vöslauer, Österreichs Marktführer am Mineralwassermarkt, eine neue...
Nova Chemicals: Entwicklung eines chemischen Recyclingverfahrens für Kunststoffabfälle – Kooperation mit Enerkem
13/05/2022 - Der kanadische Kunststoffkonzern Nova Chemicals und das Technologieunternehmen Enerkem setzen die gemeinsame Entwicklung eines chemischen Recyclingverfahrens für Kunststoffabfälle...
ALPLA and Vöslauer reduce carbon footprint with returnable PET
12/05/2022 - The ALPLA Group, the global packaging solutions and recycling specialist, has developed a new returnable PET bottle together with Vöslauer, Austria’s leading company in the mineral...
Wind Turbine Blade Recycling Project Kicks Off
- A pioneering new project gets properly underway this week to develop Britain’s first wind turbine blade recycling pilot plant.Project PRoGrESS is a £2million, three-year scheme, that is...
Innovation : de la fonctionnalisation au recyclage des fibres
13/05/2022 - > Dans le cadre de la transition écologique et de la substitution du plastique par la cellulose, la « fonctionnalisation de la fibre », pour reprendre la terminologie...
Solia se lance dans le tout-carton, ou presque
13/05/2022 - > L’effet est sans nul doute moins clinquant mais le choix est réduit pour les industriels en quête d’alternatives au plastique, quelles qu’en soient les raisons. Ainsi,...