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Walter van het Hof

Trinseo

Global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders, and synthetic rubber, Trinseo has announced the release of its 2019 Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report. Read more

industry

Queensland to host PVC AUS 2020

Vinyl Council of Australia

Surf’s up in Queensland in May when the Vinyl Council of Australia will host PVC AUS 2020: Shared Horizons, the nation’s premier vinyl conference attracting global expert speakers and delegates to debate current and future issues Read more

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Former German Defence Minister and new Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has been elected as European Commission President after winning a ballot of MEPs in Strasbourg. Read more

industry

Graham Packaging Releases 2018 Sustainability Report

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Graham Packaging, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative and sustainable plastic packaging solutions, announces the release of its 2018 Annual Sustainability Report. Read more

materials

Recyclable HDPE packaging with RecyClass

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With the goal of supporting the efforts of the industry towards increased plastic packaging recyclability, RecyClass has released the Recyclability Evaluation Protocol for HDPE Containers. Read more

materials

Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

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At K 2019 Solvay will reveal developments in thermoplastic composites, a lightweighting material that enhances the group’s sustainable mobility objectives Read more

K 2019

Circle Value Chain

Petcore Europe

PET Monomer Recycling is innovative and new. It opens a completely new perspective on how to deal with the concerns about plastics and plastic waste. Read more

materials

EREMA CEO Manfred Hackl

VDMA/EREMA

Manfred Hackl answers questions from VDMA about recycling, materials, and the circular economy: "For one thing is sure, in future we will need plastics even more urgently than today in order to maintain our standard of living and our way of life." Read more

K 2019

ALPLA wants to reduce its carbon footprint by 10 per cent by 2022

ALPLA

The third sustainability report released by ALPLA, the global specialists in packaging solutions, provides detailed insights into the company’s development strategy. Read more

materials

commitment to a circular economy

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Milliken Chemical, a leading global supplier of additives and colourants for plastics and division of global manufacturer Milliken & Company, will use its presence at the K 2019 to demonstrate the many ways in which it is ‘Enhancing plastics' Read more

K 2019

Current trends in bioresin manufacturing

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Current trends in bioresin manufacturing

US-based STEM researcher and writer Megan Nichols takes a closer look at the current trends in bioresin manufacturing and where the industry expects to go in the coming years. Read more

16 Jul 2019 10:11 guest blogs

Vinyl Council of Australia: Partnerships aid progress in vinyl sustainability

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Global vinyl industry partnerships are driving progress in the sustainability of the Australian PVC industry, resulting in the creation of successful initiatives such as best practice manufacturing, product stewardship and recycling. Read more

materials

Avery Dennison shortlisted for environmental and sustainability award

Avery Dennison

Global materials science and manufacturing company Avery Dennison has been shortlisted for the Environmental and Sustainability Award of the Label Industry Global Awards 2019. Read more

materials

Circular economy is the hot topic at K 2019

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Plastic products have become an integral part of almost every area of life, and for good reason. Shelf life extension, weight reduction and maximum hygiene standards are among their many advantages, but they have come into disrepute due to waste Read more

K 2019

Multilayer packaging is innovative and sustainable

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BASF, Borealis, Südpack and Zott present prototypes of food packaging made from 100 per cent recycled material. Read more

materials

Covestro to bring innovative solutions to K 2019

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At the plastics trade fair K 2019 in Düsseldorf, materials manufacturer Covestro will present innovative material solutions to the great modern day challenges. Read more

K 2019

Smart, speedy and sustainable: Sumitomo (SHI) Demag presents a future-ready K-2019 showcase

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Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH will unveil its fastest, most energy efficient, sustainable, data-driven integrated machine line-up at K-2019. Read more

K 2019

Avery Dennison is making a material difference at Labelexpo Europe 2019

Avery Dennison, PR426

Avery Dennison is extending invitations to join them on 24-27 September in ‘Making A Material Difference’ at Labelexpo Europe 2019 in Brussels. Read more

materials

EREMA CEO Manfred Hackl

Borealis

Borealis and the EREMA Group, the global market leader in the development and production of plastics recycling systems, have signed a Letter of Intent for the purpose of deepening their co-operation in the field of mechanical recycling. Read more

materials

The speciality chemicals company says a "Symphony of Collaboration" across the value chain will facilitate a more sustainable plastics industry. Read more

K 2019

  • Walter van het Hof

    Trinseo

    Walter van het Hof

    Walter van het Hof

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  • Graham Packaging Releases 2018 Sustainability Report

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    Graham Packaging Releases 2018 Sustainability Report

  • Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

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    Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

  • ALPLA wants to reduce its carbon footprint by 10 per cent by 2022

    ALPLA

    ALPLA wants to reduce its carbon footprint by 10 per cent by 2022

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  • Vinyl Council of Australia: Partnerships aid progress in vinyl sustainability

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    Vinyl Council of Australia: Partnerships aid progress in vinyl sustainability

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