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PROMIX SOLUTIONS
PET trays 30% lighter / Gases added in film extrusion / Use of rPET
26.05.2020
ANDALTEC
Spanish centre launches R&D projects on bio-based packaging and recycling composite materials
22.05.2020
MEDICAL PLASTICS
Antibacterial polypropylene film being developed for hospital use / Project funded by EU “Horizon 2020”
24.03.2020
RESEARCH
Food-grade films with chitosan barrier layer
31.01.2020
HENKEL
Lightweighting potential of hybrid automotive body parts / “Teroson” structural epoxy foam
26.06.2019
BIOLIVE
Olive stones converted into bioplastics / Turkish company plans manufacturing facility
15.03.2019
NESTLE
Swiss R&D centre to develop environmentally friendly packaging / Deal with CarbonLite will expand use of rPET in US / Pledge of 50% plastic recyclate content by 2025
18.12.2018
MATERIALS RESEARCH
Korea-Germany Materials Center founded to promote research on lightweight applications
02.10.2017
BIOPLASTICS
EU project to develop bio-based polymers for 3D printing / Automotive and building applications
30.05.2017
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
BIODEGRADABLE COATINGS
“HyperBioCoat” project is established / Improved barrier properties for bio-based packaging
05.12.2016
FUNCTIONAL BARRIERS
EU-sponsored research project on new multilayer food packaging structures wraps up / Valuable insights into developments needed for use of non-authorised recyclate materials
23.11.2016
PACKAGING RESEARCH
No adverse impact from using rPET in hot-fill bottles / Performance acceptable but yellowing at high recyclate levels affects aesthetics / PTI study
16.11.2016
PLASTIC OMNIUM
Entry into electric energy propulsion systems / Hydrogen and fuel cells to reduce vehicle weight / Cooperation with Israel's Elbit Systems to create POCellTech start-up company
06.10.2016
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
BIOPLASTICS
European “Dibbiopack” research project yields new functionalities in bioplastics packaging / Focus on pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and food
27.04.2016
COMPOSITES RESEARCH
Germany's Fraunhofer Institute merges pultrusion and blow-moulding techniques / Process enables production of complex parts
15.09.2015
COMPOSITES TECHNOLOGY
Aimplas developed single stage pultrusion process for profile production / Applications in the building and automotive industries / Cheaper and cleaner method
06.08.2015
EU FRUIT PACKAGING
Consortium established to develop technology to extend shelf life of prepacked fruit / European packaging specialists among project team
18.05.2015
XENIA
Partnership with PlastiComp / Development of carbon fibre reinforced thermoplastic composites
26.03.2015
PROXY BIOMEDICAL
Biomaterial processing technology developed for orthopaedic plastic implants
16.03.2015
RESEARCH
EU-sponsored “BioBeauty” project plans to develop biomaterial packaging for organic cosmetics / PLA bionanocomposite with antioxidant properties
09.03.2015
TEIJIN
Development of advanced fibre-reinforced wood technology for buildings
13.02.2015
COMPOSITES RESEARCH
US sets up USD 260m IACMI composites research institute in Tennessee
14.01.2015
POLYMER RESEARCH
Fraunhofer ISC develops "BioOrmocer" barrier coat for food packaging of biodegradable plastic film
12.01.2015
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