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ACCIONA Energía crea la primera red de carga bidireccional de vehículos eléctricos en España
- ACCIONA Energía ha puesto en marcha el proyecto Vehicle to Grid (V2G) Islas Baleares, la primera red de carga de vehículos eléctricos bidireccional que funcionará en España y que permitirá...
Bewi llega al mercado español
- El fabricante noruego de aislamientos y embalajes Bewi anuncia su entrada en el mercado español con la adquisición de una participación mayoritaria en el...
El MITERD reconoce el proyecto piloto de clasificación y reciclado de pequeños plásticos de la ARPP como ejemplo de economía circular
- El proyecto piloto de clasificación y reciclado de pequeños materiales plásticos que impulsa la Alianza para el Reciclaje de los Pequeños Plásticos (ARPP) ...
APR Recognizes OnColor™ NIR Sortable Colorants from Avient as Preferred for Recyclability
17/11/2022 - November 17, 2022 – Avient Corporation announced its line of near-infrared (NIR) sortable dark colorants was recently recognized by the Association of Plastics Recyclers (APR)...
Solar Atmospheres Vacuum Heat Treats Titanium Manifold for Artemis 1 Mission
30/11/2022 - Solar Atmospheres, Hermitage, Pa, has had a hand in heat treating several critical parts for NASA’s unmanned Orion spacecraft that launched successfully from Cape Canaveral for a six-week test...
ECHA’s scientific committees support limiting lead use for outdoor shooting and fishing
30/11/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/20ECHA’s Committees for Socio-Economic Analysis and Risk Assessment back the proposed restriction on the use of lead in ammunition for hunting, outdoor sports shooting...
Proposed new packaging rules acknowledge environmental and climate benefits of compostable plastic packaging
- Commission misses opportunity to fully embrace necessary shift to biobased feedstockBerlin, 30 November 2022 – European Bioplastics (EUBP) welcomes the proposed new...
Montana State researchers pioneer carbon fiber material for aerospace
- For the past four years, a team of MSU scientists, students and collaborators has pioneered an innovative way of making “stretch-broken” carbon fibers that are more easily formable to the...
BPCL Recycles Waste Plastic to Build Roads
28/11/2022 - Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), A ‘Maharatna’ and a Fortune Global 500 Company, Oil Marketing Companies, has recycled 250 MT waste plastic to build 27,000 SQM road...
Paper-based coffee capsules as of 2023 / Barrier layer and lid in biopolymer
30/11/2022 - Paper-based coffee capsules as of 2023 / Barrier layer and lid in biopolymerHome-compostable capsules made of paper pulp with a layer of biopolymer (Photo: Nespresso)Nespresso, the inventor of the...
End of MMA production in UK? / Plant profitability issues remain / Work at US facility postponed
30/11/2022 - End of MMA production in UK? / Plant profitability issues remain / Work at US facility postponedThe Billingham MMA plant is expected to close (Photo: Lucite)The Billingham, UK, plant for the...
Spanish packaging maker streamlines manufacture, shortens lead times through decoration in Europe
30/11/2022 - Spanish packaging maker streamlines manufacture, shortens lead times through decoration in EuropeCompany staff gathers to celebrate the opening of the decoration centre (Photo: Quadpack)Spainâ??s...
Kickstart: A plastics nod to the EU's new packaging rules
29/11/2022 - The European Union's new packaging waste directive could give a boost to recycled-content plastic, and in the minds of some plastics leaders, that's good for business.Reuters and other...
As the Fed battles inflation, end markets brace for impact
29/11/2022 - If you think November is the month when you get to slow down, reflect a bit, and put the finishing touches on your plans and budgets for the coming year, think again. The past few weeks were...
ENGEL realigns large machine portfolio with new duo tech injection molding machine
29/11/2022 - At the K show 2022, the two-platen large machines from the ENGEL duo product family presented even more flexibility and efficiency. The new duo tech can accommodate larger molds on the...
Secondary sortation of recycled plastics gains additional support
30/11/2022 - A new analysis by consulting firm McKinsey & Co. supports the idea of secondary sortation as a way to capture more harder-to-recycle plastics for reuse.
Mocap spends millions to expand
30/11/2022 - A Missouri-based plastic cap and plug maker is putting the finishing touches on a major expansion that's more than doubling space while adding new capacity.The work is part of a $15 million...
European Commission to put an end to ‘wasteful packaging'
30/11/2022 - This story first appeared in our sister publication