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EREMA will join exhibitors at Fakuma with its new business unit for PET filtration, Powerfil. more

9 Aug 2017 15:07 FAKUMA 2017

Two studies by leading plastics environmental analysts Jenna Jambeck and Roland Geyer have worked out the total amount of plastics every made - and the low proportion recycled. more

4 Aug 2017 15:58 industry

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Mehnert Harald

EREMA and KraussMaffei Berstorff have hosted technology managers and academics at a live demonstration of innovative recycling technology. more

25 Jul 2017 12:29 machinery

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Airpaq

Airpaq, a backpack firm based in Cologne, has smashed a crowdfunding target by nearly 400 per cent as its pack design proves popular. more

21 Jul 2017 15:50 materials

House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless Headphones

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House of Marley brings sustainable design to Bluetooth Audio, Introducing the Smile Jamaica Wireless Headphones. more

20 Jul 2017 10:45 materials

Nike

Nike

Global sportswear brand Nike has revealed that its new Jerseys for the National Basketball Association (NBA) in the US will be made with 20 per cent waste plastic bottles. more

19 Jul 2017 10:44 industry

Plastic Recyclers Europe has warned that poor quality PET recyclate is proliferating, due to outdated collection systems, high moisture in bales because of thinner flakes and more complex waste streams. more

18 Jul 2017 09:11 materials

'Why don't we make all our plastics from hemp' and other silly arguments

EPPM Editor Rose Brooke applauds Engineer Miranda Marcus on her piece for the UK Huffington Post defending plastics at a time when it is fashionable to attack them and revisits some of her favourite anti-plastics debates. more

14 Jul 2017 13:43 editor's blog 2 Comments

EREMA

EREMA, Humer / Wallmen

EREMA's MPR technology is at the forefront of the food contact grade direct processing trend for PET. more

11 Jul 2017 11:33 machinery

The pan-European network started out in 1997 with seven founding organisations and has since grown to encompass 20 partners from 17 countries. more

10 Jul 2017 11:31 industry

As EPPM kicks off Construction Month this July, we take a look at some of the key statistics relating to plastics and its place in the European construction sector. more

3 Jul 2017 09:00 industry

Most-read European plastics headlines: June 2017

We're half way through the year and June brought us a perfect cross-section of the European plastics zeitgeist when we look at our most-read news. more

30 Jun 2017 12:04 editor's blog

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

29 Jun 2017 13:37 industry

Waste Free Oceans is connecting fishing, converting and brand owners to help reduce the amount of plastics in the ocean and supporting new end markets for marine plastics. more

28 Jun 2017 12:18 industry

Borealis

Roland Unger

Borealis is paying it forward by expanding its pioneering STaR venture with the TGM school of technology in Vienna. more

28 Jun 2017 11:15 industry

Veolia brings out special bin to encourage coffee drinkers to recycle takeaway cups. more

23 Jun 2017 15:27 industry

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

15 Jun 2017 15:00 materials

In a bid to help connect the plastics chain as European plastics processors work to bring a circular economy to the industry, EuPC has launched a survey on how recycled plastics materials are used. more

14 Jun 2017 16:16 industry

The Polymers for Europe Alliance has announced its polymer delivery reliability awards, voted on by customers. more

8 Jun 2017 15:01 industry

The Starlinger recoSTAR line is at the recycling facility of Canadian water bottler Ice River Springs. more

6 Jun 2017 16:47 industry

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