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PS one of the best sortable plastics

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Under the umbrella of Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS), Tomra, a recognised leader in waste collection via deposit systems and sorting, has recently completed tests revealing that polystyrene is one of the best plastics for recycling and sorting Read more

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Trinseo and Greiner Packaging to advance recycled PS use

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Trinseo has announced its collaboration with Greiner Packaging, a leading European manufacturer of plastic packaging, to advance the implementation of recycled polystyrene used in packaging applications. Read more

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Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

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Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

Senior technology analyst at IDTechEx Dr Bryony Core runs through some of the key companies changing the face of polymer recycling, which is considered central to any circular economy. Read more

18 Dec 2019 09:06 guest blogs

Trinseo to highlight its Sustainable Approach at K

Messe Düsseldorf, Constanze Tillmann

Trinseo is set to showcase its commitment to sustainability at the K Show from Hall 6, Booth E57. Read more

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INEOS Styrolution sustainability report shows progress

INEOS Styrolution

INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, has published its fourth sustainability report titled ‘Living Sustainability. Together’. Read more

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More US investment needed to achieve circular economy

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More investment in chemical recycling in the US would allow recycled material to return to the value chain at the same level from which it started, according to Wood Mackenzie Chemicals. Read more

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INEOS Styrolution

INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, has announced the completion of the first successful test runs producing virgin polystyrene from previously depolymerised material. Read more

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Scotland Build Expo 2019

DS Smith

Scotland Build 2019 provides visitors with a chance to learn about DS Smith’s expanded polystyrene (EPS) moulded blocks for civil engineering infill projects and EPS sheets for residential developments throughout Scotland. Read more

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Citeo, Total, Saint-Gobain and Syndifrais will collaborate to create a polystyrene recycling channel in France. Read more

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The French petrochemicals giant Total has started a partnership with the Québécois recycling technology startup Polystyvert. Read more

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A R&D&i project, Life EPS‐SURE, to turn used polystyrene fish containers into new food contact packaging has launched its website. Read more

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Fast food juggernaut McDonald's has announced that it will be banning all polystyrene foam packaging products from its restaurants by the end of 2018. Read more

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Spanish plastics group Cicloplast has won European Commission funding to turn expanded polystyrene into food grade packaging. Read more

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Synthetic rubber maker Trinseo has pledged support for efforts to turn recycled plastic into polystyrene. Read more

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Corbion

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Corbion anti-static PATIONIC agent was introduced at ArabPlast 2017 to capitalise on the burgeoning building and construction market in the Middle East. Read more

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Biesterfeld Plastic has extended its long-term collaboration with BASF by taking over distribution of the group's polystyrene portfolio in Europe, North Africa and the CIS region. Read more

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PlasticsEurope has launched an exciting new initiative aimed at driving rates of polystyrene recycling. Read more

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Total is exploring end markets for post-consumer recycled polystyrene to bring the material into the plastics circular economy. Read more

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De-coding the recycling triangle

The little numbered triangles on our household items are often overlooked. We've drawn up a handy guide for what these numbers mean and whether or not you can recycle them. Read more

28 Aug 2015 12:29 editor's blog

Rising at a CAGR of 5.1 per cent, between 2014 and 2019 the global polystyrene market will jump past $28.2 billion, with packaging playing a crucial role in demand, a new report reveals. Read more

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  • PS one of the best sortable plastics

    via Shutterstock

    PS one of the best sortable plastics

  • Trinseo and Greiner Packaging to advance recycled PS use

    via Shutterstock

    Trinseo and Greiner Packaging to advance recycled PS use

  • Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

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    Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

  • Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

    IDTechEx

    Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

    Dr Bryony Core

  • INEOS Styrolution and Sirap agree joint project

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    INEOS Styrolution and Sirap agree joint project

  • Trinseo to highlight its Sustainable Approach at K

    Messe Düsseldorf, Constanze Tillmann

    Trinseo to highlight its Sustainable Approach at K

    Ihr komplettes Leistungsspektrum und die ganze Vielfalt innovativer Anwendungen präsentiert die Kunststoff- und Kautschukbranche auf ihrer weltweit wichtigsten Messe, der K 2016 vom 19. bis 26. Oktober in Düsseldorf. 3.285 Aussteller von allen Kontinenten stellen ihre neuesten Entwicklungen vor. Die Netto-Ausstellungsfläche liegt bei 173.966 Quadratmetern, das Düsseldorfer Messegelände mit allen 19 Hallen ist komplett ausgebucht. Die Messe ist von Mittwoch, 19. Oktober, bis Mittwoch, 26. Oktober, täglich von 10.00 bis 18.30 Uhr geöffnet. | At K 2016, the most important trade fair worldwide from 19 to 26 October, the plastics and rubber industries present their entire performance spectrum and the whole diversity of innovative applications. 3,285 exhibitors from all continents introduce their latest development. The net exhibition area amounts to 173,966 square metres so all 19 halls of the Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre are fully booked. K 2016 Düsseldorf is open daily from 10.00 am to 6.30 pm from Wednesday, 19 October, to Wednesday, 26 October.

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