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On 17 January 2019 ESA signed a study contract with Comex and its partners DITF and OeWF. Pextex is a two-year project to identify materials and textiles that could be used for future lunar mission space suits. Read more

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At JEC World 2019 Covestro will present continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP). They can be reinforced with carbon (left) or glass fibers and lend parts made thereof low weight yet high strength.

Covestro

Covestro has been committed to developing material solutions for composites for several years and is now a leading provider. At JEC World 2019 from 12-14 March in Paris, Covestro will present itself as a solution provider for various industries Read more

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Bag it up

With the world’s media asking questions of the packaging industry, and of single-use plastic carrier bags in particular, EPPM got in touch and asked Alpha for their definition of the environmental pros and cons of the familiar shopping receptacle Read more

14 Feb 2019 15:16 editor's blog

EconCore’s ThermHex core materials for composites

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EconCore, a leader in thermoplastic honeycomb core production technology, will be exhibiting at JEC World 2019 in Paris from 12-14 March. Read more

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Kęstutis Sadauskas

G. Boulougouris European Commission

Kęstutis Sadauskas, Director Circular Economy and Green Growth DG Environment at the European Commission, will formally open the Plastics Recycling Show Europe Conference at the RAI Amsterdam on 10 April 2019. Read more

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Evonik launches new polymer powder for 3D printing applications in higher temperature range

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Germany-based specialty chemicals company Evonik has developed a new polymer powder for applications in higher temperature ranges as part of its polyamide 6 series alongside China-based tech company TPM 3D. Read more

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European Space Agency extends AM workshop invitation

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The European Space Agency (ESA) has opened up invitations to attend its inaugural Workshop on Advanced Manufacturing in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, on 18-19 maRCH Read more

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Trinseo reports fourth quarter and full year 2018 results

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Trinseo, a global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, has reported its fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial results. Read more

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Laure Baillargeon (DG Grow)

HorstWagner.eu

Each year the European PET value chain meets in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference. Due to its continued success over recent past, this year the two-day conference was held at a new venue to welcome more than 280 industry delegates. Read more

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Loop Industries, Inc., a leading technology innovator in sustainable plastic for packaging, today announced that it has completed a multi-year supply agreement with Danone SA, one of the world’s leading global food and beverage companies. Read more

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Carbon, the world’s leading Digital Manufacturing Platform, has announced its strategic partnership with Italian sports cars manufacturer Lamborghini. Read more

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Plastic Production 1950-2017

nova-Institute

The new market and trend report ‘Bio-based Building Blocks and Polymers – Global Capacities, Production and Trends 2018-2023’ from the German nova-Institute shows capacities and production data for bio-based polymers. Read more

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Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019

Seven Crash

Fashion label Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection of unlimited possibilities with its futuristic urban streetwear outfits at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019. Read more

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Pack to the Future

To mark the 21st anniversary of EPPM, we've been taking a look through the archives and laughing at how very 90s the title was back in the 90s. Read more

8 Feb 2019 14:55 editor's blog

UK-based spring water and beverage producer Radnor Hills has moved its shrink wrapping of bottled water to RPC bpi protec’s latest X-EnviroShrink film, which contains up to 51% recycled content with a minimum of 31% PCR, and is 100% recyclable. Read more

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The new and regulated solution is an important extension of the dedicated Borealis Bormed portfolio, and will be officially launched on the 6th February at Pharmapack 2019 Read more

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Performance Intermediates is a manufacturer of C4-based materials for the rubber, plastics and speciality chemicals market, and is a key part of the Evonik Performance Materials group Read more

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JEC World 2019 reveals 10 most promising composites industry start-ups

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After the success of the two first editions, JEC World is organising the third edition of its Startup Booster, the leading start-up competition in composites, where ten start-ups will present their innovations to a jury of industry experts. Read more

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Experts from some of the world’s biggest brands, the British Plastics Federation, A Plastic Planet and WRAP, will convene at Packaging Innovations 2019 to tackle one of the industry’s most contentious issues – plastics in packaging. Read more

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the global construction polymer market is poised to expand vigorously at a CAGR of 6.5%.

Future Market Insights 2017

A new report by Future Market Insights (FMI) reveals that by the end of 2026, over $135m (~€118m) worth of construction polymers will be sold globally. Read more

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    Materials for a lunar suit need to meet specific preliminary requirements

  • EconCore’s ThermHex core materials for composites

    2018 EconCore, ECNPR006

    EconCore’s ThermHex core materials for composites

    EconCore’s ThermHex core materials for composites

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    Butcher cleaning the floor at meat factory

  • Teijin to supply Tenax carbon fibre thermoplastic for Boeing

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    Teijin to supply Tenax carbon fibre thermoplastic for Boeing

    Teijin to supply Tenax carbon fibre thermoplastic for Boeing

  • Insulin injection pen

    2019 Krainburg TPE

    Insulin injection pen

    Kraiburg TPE and Eastman will showcase materials for medical applications at Pharmapack 2019

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