www.pieweb.com
Strengthen your position in business negotiations!
  • European market reports for standard and engineering,
    thermoplastics, polyurethanes, recyclate, composites/GRP,
    feedstocks – more than 100 grades of polymer covered.
  • MyPrices – individually configured reports and e-mail alerts
  • Comparative and analytical tools

Production and Engineering Research Polymer Materials

PLASTICS AND ENVIRONMENT
International research project on microplastics in the ocean / “Micro-FATE” starts with expedition in the Pacific
18.06.2019
SIBUR
Russia's first polymers R&D centre opened / Cooperation agreements signed to develop new grades and recycling processes
17.06.2019
RESEARCH
Strategies to reduce carbon footprint of polymers / California study examines scenarios to make the industry more sustainable
26.04.2019
BIOLIVE
Olive stones converted into bioplastics / Turkish company plans manufacturing facility
15.03.2019
BRASKEM
Start-up of demo plant for renewable MEG in Denmark / Collaboration with Haldor Topsøe on “Mosaik” process for PET feedstock
22.02.2019
RESEARCH
Singapore scientists convert PET waste into aerogels / Customisable surface treatments
22.11.2018
RESEARCH
Quantifying a biopolymer's degradation in soil / Microbes convert PBAT into biomass and carbon dioxide / Implications for agricultural films
29.08.2018
COMPOSITES
Development centre in Singapore commences operations / Several German partners
07.05.2018
AIMPLAS
Consortium formed to develop compostable materials for single-use plastics
28.03.2018
RESEARCH
Scientists in Singapore develop eco-friendly route to ethylene / Artificial photosynthesis system
14.12.2017
BRASKEM
Partnership with Haldor Topsøe to develop sugar-based route to MEG / Demo plant in Denmark
20.11.2017
RESEARCH
Company consortium begins Germany-based study / Sheet moulding compounds in lightweight production
31.08.2017
EPS RECYCLING
German collaboration EPC offers solution for HBCD problem in recycling / "CreaSolv"-based technology is ready for use
26.07.2017
COMPOSITES
UK research project developed for carbon fibre composite automotive components / Consortium led by SGL and includes Jaguar Land Rover
14.06.2017
NANOPACK
EUR 7.7m EU funding for research into antimicrobial surfaces for use in food packaging / Active polymer films based on natural halloysite nanotubes
20.02.2017
POLYMER RESEARCH
Fraunhofer: Biobased polyamide from timber waste / Enhanced transparency
07.02.2017
BIODEGRADABLE COATINGS
“HyperBioCoat” project is established / Improved barrier properties for bio-based packaging
05.12.2016
BIOPOLYMERS
Aimplas collaboration with Ainia on “Sostpack” research project / Aim to improve properties for use in food packaging
30.11.2016
RESEARCH
US scientists develop environmentally friendly catalyst for biodegradable plastics
25.08.2016
EXXONMOBIL
New technology separates aromatics from crude oil using reverse membrane osmosis / Significant energy savings / Further tests necessary
23.08.2016
PLA
Researchers show that a new polymer phase can be induced in PLA / Decrease in degradation rate / Brown University team believe new polymer morphology could lead to better medical devices
18.08.2016
INDUSTRIAL FILMS
Dutch research partnership collaborates with Sabic on development of starch-based films / Combination of waterproofing and oxygen barrier in low-cost production of food packaging
09.08.2016
RESEARCH
Japanese scientists discover bacteria that decompose PET / “Bioremediation strategy” breaks polymer down into its monomer components
17.03.2016
LEGUVAL
European project to valorise co- and by-products of legumes in plastics production / Work brings research facilities together with industry associations, food and plastics companies
01.03.2016
FRANCE
Research hubs PEP and ISPA merged / Paul Vallette appointed first president of fused group
17.02.2016
Seite 1 von 4
Topic search
Plastics Information Europe
  • Polymer Prices (4.249)
    • Petrochemicals (207)
    • Standard Thermoplastics (596)
    • PET (178)
    • Engineering Thermoplastics (182)
    • Recyclate (227)
      • Standard Thermoplastics / Recyclate (113)
      • Engineering Thermoplastics / Recyclate (114)
    • Polyurethanes (176)
    • High Performance Polymers (2)
    • Composites (113)
    • Announcements (2.170)
    • World Regions (345)
      • China (154)
        • Standard Thermoplastics (78)
        • Engineering Thermoplastics (76)
      • North America (98)
      • Russia (93)
    • Spot Prices (53)
  • Companies (22.596)
    • Polymer Materials (11.121)
      • Petrochemicals (1.969)
      • Charge (1.354)
        • General (57)
        • Masterbatches (260)
        • Additives (545)
        • Colours (270)
        • Reinforcements/Fillers (222)
      • Polymers (6.951)
        • General (380)
        • Standard Thermoplastics (2.521)
          • General (87)
          • Polyolefins (1.230)
          • Polystyrenes (207)
          • PVC (478)
          • Polyester (377)
          • Expandable (PS, PP, PE) (142)
        • Technical Thermoplastics (2.038)
          • General (281)
          • Styrene Copolymers (158)
          • PC/PMMA (264)
          • Polyamides (523)
          • POM/PBT/PP (181)
          • Technical Compounds (631)
        • PUR (511)
        • Other (1.501)
          • General (76)
          • Composites/Thermosets (311)
          • High Performance (385)
          • Biopolymers (464)
          • Elastomers/TPE (239)
          • Rezyklate (26)
      • Distribution (847)
    • Machinery (913)
      • General (16)
      • Plant Construction (101)
      • Core Machines (637)
        • General (68)
        • Extrusion (154)
        • Injection Moulding (322)
        • Blow Moulding (64)
        • Foam (10)
        • PUR (15)
        • Compression Moulding (4)
      • Peripherals (156)
        • General (26)
        • Control Systems (4)
        • Automatisation (29)
        • Dies/Tools/Moulds (84)
        • Components (13)
      • Finishing (3)
    • Processing (5.143)
      • General (645)
      • Extrusion (1.699)
        • General (80)
        • Flexible Films (794)
        • Rigid Films/Sheet (280)
        • Pipes (269)
        • Profiles/Rods (207)
        • Other (69)
      • Injection Moulding (1.224)
      • Blow Moulding (371)
      • PUR (202)
      • Other (817)
        • General (91)
        • Foam (223)
        • Composites/Thermosets (280)
        • Thermoforming (156)
        • Rotational Moulding (24)
        • Additive Manufacturing (43)
      • Finishing (185)
    • Application (4.761)
      • General (82)
      • Packaging (1.963)
      • Construction (501)
      • Automotive / Transport (1.183)
      • Electrical Appliances (249)
      • Consumer Goods (388)
      • Medical (263)
      • Technical (132)
    • Other (658)
      • Recycling/Disposal (514)
      • Services (144)
  • Commercial Register (66)
    • Insolvency (61)
    • Changes (5)
  • Markets (14.532)
    • Polymer Materials (6.292)
      • Petrochemicals (1.498)
      • Charge (634)
        • General (30)
        • Masterbatches (73)
        • Additives (239)
        • Colours (104)
        • Reinforcements/Fillers (188)
      • Polymers (3.965)
        • General (301)
        • Standard Thermoplastics (1.682)
          • General (47)
          • Polyolefins (826)
          • Polystyrenes (106)
          • PVC (352)
          • Polyester (239)
          • Expandable (PS, PP, PE) (112)
        • Technical Thermoplastics (809)
          • General (74)
          • Styrene Copolymers (57)
          • PC/PMMA (104)
          • Polyamides (272)
          • POM/PBT/PP (66)
          • Technical Compounds (236)
        • PUR (307)
        • Other (866)
          • General (31)
          • Composites/Thermosets (228)
          • High Performance (218)
          • Biopolymers (281)
          • Elastomers/TPE (95)
          • Recyclate (13)
      • Other Materials (12)
      • Distribution (183)
    • Machinery (425)
      • General (104)
      • Plant Construction (11)
      • Core Machines (242)
        • General (85)
        • Extrusion (31)
        • Injection Moulding (105)
        • Blow Moulding (14)
        • PUR (5)
        • Compression Moulding (2)
      • Peripherals (68)
        • General (21)
        • Automatisation (14)
        • Dies/Tools/Moulds (33)
    • Processing (1.293)
      • General (268)
      • Extrusion (482)
        • General (18)
        • Flexible Films (227)
        • Rigid Films/Sheets (91)
        • Pipes (64)
        • Profiles/Rods (75)
        • Other (7)
      • Injection Moulding (170)
      • Blow Moulding (36)
      • PUR (58)
      • Other (238)
        • General (18)
        • Foam (52)
        • Composites/Thermosets (125)
        • Thermoforming (20)
        • Rotational Moulding (8)
        • Additive Manufacturing (15)
      • Finishing (41)
    • Applications (2.334)
      • General (19)
      • Packaging (991)
      • Construction (212)
      • Automotive / Transport (658)
      • Electrical Appliances (165)
      • Consumer Goods (126)
      • Medical (103)
      • Technical (37)
      • Other (23)
    • Regions and Countries (3.434)
      • World (169)
      • German-speaking Countries (387)
      • Europe (1.664)
        • General (375)
        • Italy (124)
        • France (148)
        • Spain/Portugal (74)
        • Great Britain/Ireland (444)
        • Low Countries (73)
        • Central Europe (165)
        • Scandinavia (40)
        • Russia (83)
        • Eastern Europe (36)
        • Southeastern Europe (102)
      • North America (394)
      • Asia (576)
        • General (103)
        • China (328)
        • Japan (46)
        • Korea (24)
        • India (75)
      • Middle East (134)
      • Other (34)
      • South America (76)
    • Other (754)
      • Recycling/Disposal (689)
      • Economic Trend (44)
      • Services (21)
  • Production and Engineering (2.446)
    • Polymer Materials (1.584)
      • Petrochemicals (26)
      • Charge (316)
        • General (12)
        • Masterbatches (70)
        • Additives (163)
        • Colours (36)
        • Reinforcements/Fillers (35)
      • Polymers (1.218)
        • General (15)
        • Standard Themoplastics (230)
        • Technical Thermoplastics (463)
          • General (17)
          • Styrene Copolymers (42)
          • PC/PMMA (45)
          • Polyamides (160)
          • POM/PBT/PP (52)
          • Technical Compounds (147)
        • PUR (52)
        • Other (458)
          • General (17)
          • Composites/Thermosets (93)
          • High Performance (120)
          • Biopolymers (144)
          • Elastomers/TPE (84)
      • Other (24)
    • Machinery (83)
      • Extrusion (17)
        • General (7)
        • Flexible Films (4)
        • Calender (3)
        • Pipes/Profiles (3)
      • Injection Moulding (30)
        • General (14)
        • Process (10)
        • Tools (4)
        • Automatisation (2)
      • Blow Moulding (10)
      • Other (26)
    • Research (232)
      • Polymer Materials (82)
      • Technical (10)
      • Product Development (26)
      • Process (53)
      • Application (45)
      • Patents (2)
        • Polymer Materials (1)
        • Process (1)
      • Other (14)
    • New Products (522)
      • Packaging (320)
      • Construction (26)
      • Automotive / Transport (69)
      • Electrical Appliances (21)
      • Consumer Goods (30)
      • Medical (26)
      • Technical (7)
      • Other (23)
    • Other (25)
  • Management (119)
    • Purchasing (23)
    • General Management (31)
    • Company organisation (26)
    • Marketing/Sales (8)
    • Human Resources (3)
    • Finances (28)
  • People (1.193)
  • Industry (2.623)
    • General (634)
    • Associations/Institutions (1.107)
    • Legislation (581)
    • Environment / Health (301)
  • Events (910)
  • Plastic Fantastic (337)
  • Commentaries (48)
  • Interviews (56)
  • Notes by Publisher (23)
© 2019 by Plastics Information Europe, Bad Homburg
Date of print: 16/09/2019
Ref: e2zzy0zoauirrc551tnkbfz3
KIVBHI
All rights reserved.
Access und use is subject to our terms of use.
URL: https://pieweb.plasteurope.com/default.aspx?pageid=302&referrer=article&node=100321