The carbon footprint of plastic bottles can be lowered by 50% says VTT technical research center when replacing their raw PET material with PEF made from citrus peel and sugar beet pulp.
Carbios’ process, using highly specific enzymes, allows textile waste to be recovered and converted into a high quality grade of PET that is suitable for bottles.
Struktol has also released its 2019 CSR report Our Sustainability PULSE, now available on its website.
The PCR will be available as soon as next month to help converters and brand owners achieve their sustainability goals.
The companies are working to develop 3D printing selective laser sintering solutions (SLS) for implants and other medical devices.
In the wake of Covid-19 travel restrictions, STF Group pulls off first ever virtual plastic recycling line installation at the Lavergne plant in Haiti.
The Danish company’s novel additive manufacturing technology that prints dissolvable injection mold inserts from a UV-cured resin had a busy finish to 2020.
Braskem will work closely with Encina to develop the necessary logistics, product quality, and certifications for a recycled propylene feedstock that Braskem will use in the production of recycled PP materials.
The acquisition is expected to close in January 2021.
Collaboration among players across the entire value chain work together on this new sustainable material.