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Plastic-concrete hybrid will enable floating wind farms

Senu Sirnivas / NREL

The FLOTANT project is developing a plastic-concrete hybrid system to improve the buoyancy of wind turbines, as well as materials that are more lightweight and resistant to the marine environment. Read more

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Poligal acquires second metallisation line from BOBST

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Poligal, one of the leading European manufacturers of BOPP and CPP films, has confirmed the installation of a K5 EXPERT 2450mm line with AluBond and Hawkeye Pinhole Detector, which will be installed at their plant in Poland Read more

machinery

The centre, located in Madrid, the international headquarters of both companies, will be a focal point of collaboration Read more

industry

Patients to benefit from eye drops packaging validation

AIMPLAS

The PHARMAPACKSAFE project has allowed the validation of two packages to contain eye drops made by hospital pharmacies so that exact expiry dates of the formulated drugs are known. Read more

materials

MeetingPack 2019 focuses on sustainability

AIMPLAS

On 29 and 30 May the fourth edition of MeetingPack took place in Valencia, Spain, bringing more than 350 professionals together under the theme ‘Sustainability trends in barrier packaging: towards Objective H2030’. Read more

materials

Horizon 2020-funded smart packaging solutions project NanoPack has opened invitations to its inaugural NanoPack workshop on 21 May 2019 at the Hotel NH Ciudad de Zaragoza in Spain. Read more

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Clariant masterbatches plants in Spain and Indonesia are global sites to comply with ISO 22000

Clariant

Specialty chemical company Clariant has announced the successful completion of ISO 22000 certification for its site at Sant Andreu de la Barca in Barcelona, Spain. Read more

industry

Sustainable plastic packaging to be discussed at MeetingPack 2019

AIMPLAS

On 29 and 30 May, MeetingPack 2019, held in Valencia, Spain, will present cutting-edge solutions in sustainable plastic packaging for food and beverages. Read more

materials

Andeltec, Spain

Andeltec

Spain-based Technological Centre for Plastics (Andaltec) has launched an R&D project for the development of plastic parts with aesthetic properties and advanced functions due to the use of laser microtexturing. Read more

materials

Chemical recycling recovers PU from landfills for use as raw material

AIMPLAS

AIMPLAS, the Plastics Technology Centre, is participating in FOAM2FOAM to obtain raw materials from polyurethane waste that would otherwise have ended up in landfills or mechanically recycled to obtain low value-added products. Read more

materials

Fire-retardant Plastics Conference to focus on developments and trends

AIMPLAS

AIMPLAS and Pinfa have organised the fourth edition of the Fire-retardant Plastic Conference, which will take place in Valencia, Spain, on 4 April. Read more

materials

Meccanoplastica Ibérica launches MiPET 2PN

Meccanoplastica Ibérica

Meccanoplastica Ibérica, the Stretch Blow Moulding division of the Meccanoplastica Group, has launched the new MiPET 2PN, a two cavities mould PET preform blower up to 2.5 litres that reaches a production of up to 4,000bph and an average consumption Read more

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MeetingPack

AIMPLAS

The fourth edition of MeetingPack, a significant technology event on innovation in plastic materials and food and beverage barrier packaging, will take place on 29 and 30 May Read more

materials

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AIMPLAS

It is estimated that the existing pollution levels in indoor environments are two to five times higher than outdoor environments. In order to address this, different technologies that purify indoor air are emerging. Read more

materials

During its second year, the project will address the challenge of finding a recovery way for marine waste

AIMPLAS

The AIMPLAS co-ordinated RepescaPlas Project has completed its first year with more than 3,000 kilos of marine litter collected from the Galician and Valencian coasts in Spain. Read more

industry

Molecor, a Spanish company specialising in the development of Molecular Orientation Technology applied to canalisations of water under pressure, will participate as an exhibitor at the 24th International Water and Irrigation Exhibition (Smagua 2019) Read more

industry

Don't you wonder sometimes?... AIMPLAS embark on project to protect sound and vision in the European year of Cultural Heritage. Read more

materials

The third edition of the compounding workshop ‘The art of mixing, reinforcing and incorporating additives to plastics’ will be held at AIMPLAS’ facilities in Spain. Read more

industry

The Spanish research centre Aimplas has coordinated a Horizon2020 into recyclable epoxy composites. Read more

materials

VinylPlus has revealed its programme featuring industry speakers and panel discussions to share visions on the potential of the industry. Read more

industry

  • Plastic-concrete hybrid will enable floating wind farms

    Senu Sirnivas / NREL

    Plastic-concrete hybrid will enable floating wind farms

    Hywind Floating Offshore Wind Turbine, Siemens 2.3 MW, North Sea, Norway.

  • Poligal acquires second metallisation line from BOBST

    via Shutterstock

    Poligal acquires second metallisation line from BOBST

  • Alcalá de Henares, Spain

    via Shutterstock

    Alcalá de Henares, Spain

    Alcalá de Henares, Spain

  • Patients to benefit from eye drops packaging validation

    AIMPLAS

    Patients to benefit from eye drops packaging validation

  • MeetingPack 2019 focuses on sustainability

    AIMPLAS

    MeetingPack 2019 focuses on sustainability

  • Sustainable plastic packaging to be discussed at MeetingPack 2019

    AIMPLAS

    Sustainable plastic packaging to be discussed at MeetingPack 2019

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