Article - 29 Mar 2021
The artificial turf sector anticipates a key deliverable on an AIMPLAS project that seeks to drastically improve waste processing methods in artificial turf recycling. A sample product made from...
Article - 19 Feb 2021
Responding to the growing global awareness of modern plastics' environmental impact and the depletion of fossil-based raw materials, Palsgaard A/S, a Danish company that pioneered plant-based polymer...
Article - 22 May 2020
IBM recently announced VolCat, a plastics recycling system based on a catalytic chemical reactor that converts waste PET into a plastics raw material.
Article - 4 Sep 2019
Like many other countries around the world, Mexico has continued to struggle with establishing meaningful ways in which this nation can efficiently reduce air and plastic pollution.
Article - 19 Aug 2019
This article discusses the benefits of switching our use of single-use plastic to post-consumer plastics.
Article - 22 Oct 2018
Plastic waste is a massive problem, there is no doubt about that, but ever since Blue Planet 2 aired on the BBC last year, attention has been firmly focused on what can be done to reduce the volume of...
Article - 19 Apr 2017
The manufacturing and transportation process of water is particularly wasteful. It is estimated that over 17 million barrels of oil are required to produce plastic bottles each year, which is enough...
Article - 6 Dec 2013
With fossil fuel reserves expected to run out within the next century, the need to use renewable sources of energy such as solar power has never been so great.
Article - 25 Jul 2012
High-Density Polyethylene, usually shortened to HDPE or PEHD, is a plastic polymer with flexible properties that make it ideal for a wide range of applications.
Article - 24 Jul 2012
Polyethylene Terephthalate, or PET for short, is a type of plastic that is in common usage in many products today and is easily recyclable.