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Depolymerisation process ‘important step forward’

DuPont Teijin Films is the latest plastics manufacturer to announce developments in the innovative world of chemical recycling. The joint…

Interface Polymers pioneers game-changer for plastic scrap

UK firm Interface Polymers has developed Polarfin, a technology that it says can revolutionise the recycling industry. The process modifies the surface…

UAE expands its polymers conversion ‘ecosystem’

The Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi has launched Kizad Polymers Park. The new site will form an ‘integral’ part of…

Circular Polymers recycles plastic liner into high-grade pellets

California-based company Circular Polymers has launched a recycling solution for PET release liner in close collaboration with labels and packaging…

Lab investment offers potential for more recycled polymer grades

An expansion of testing and the development of more recycled polymer grades has been made possible by new investment in…

Bringing 3D printing back to polymer level

Thermosetting photopolymers represent almost 50% of the worldwide 3D printing market. Once the material has been used to create a…

Austrian-American link-up for polymer recycling project

United States – US firm Green Line Polymers (GLP) has installed what it claims to be the largest recycling line…

Digging for high-quality polymers in the e-scrap mine

United States – Scientists at the US Illinois Sustainability Technology Center claim they are the first group to have found…

Imerys gains Regain Polymers

United Kingdom – Mineral-based specialty solutions provider Imerys has completed the acquisition of UK plastics recycler Regain Polymers and will…

Closed Loop Fund invests US$ 3 million in ‘high value’ polymers recycling

United States – Clean tech company GreenMantra Technologies will receive an investment of around US$ 3 million from Closed Loop…

Axions’ recycled polymers bring large carbon footprint savings

United Kingdom – Recycled polymers can boast a significantly smaller carbon footprint than oil-based virgin plastics – including up to…