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Rudy Folkersma in ‘Basic Principles of Polymer Technology’
04:42

“Exciting programme about sustainable plastics”

Sustainable plastics are becoming increasingly more important in reducing CO2 emissions and environmental pollution. That makes…

Pierre Gielen

Shell Moerdijk
04:49

Pyrolysis is becoming mainstream

While the Southern Netherlands Pyrolysis Testing Ground project is coming to an end, pyrolysis is becoming…

Pierre Gielen

Composite bridge
02:45

Wind turbines: bridge to and from the future

Since 2009, Eemshaven has been one of the most important offshore wind ports along the North…

‘Consider plastics from a fundamentally different perspective’
02:36

‘Consider plastics from a fundamentally different perspective’

‘We need to consider plastics from a fundamentally different perspective. Not as waste but as man-made…

Pierre Gielen

‘By collaboration we can extract more value from the circular plastics chain’
02:43

‘By collaboration we can extract more value from the circular plastics chain’

Circularity starts where plastic ends: the bins or the Plastic Heroes recycling bag. Collecting and sorting…

Pierre Gielen

Recycling plastics
06:37

Northern Netherlands: focus on circular polymers

A world without plastics is inconceivable. Over the past 70 years, synthetic polymers have found their…

Pierre Gielen


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bio!TOY Conference
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Plastic toys are becoming more sustainable

Plastic is by far the most commonly used material for toys. However, the widespread criticism of…

Editorial office / Nuremberg

Plastic pellets
01:24

European plastics producers to invest €7.2 billion in chemical recycling

PlasticsEurope announces a significant increase in planned investments in chemical recycling: from €2.6 billion in 2025…

Editorial office / Brussels

Ioniqa 10kton plant in Geleen
01:05

Ioniqa attracts € 10 million funding

The scale-up Ioniqa has completed a funding round of € 10 million for its breakthrough upcycling…

Editorial office / Geleen

Rethinking Materials
01:03

Rethinking Materials: scaling bio-based and circular solutions

The Rethinking Materials summit on May 19-20 will uncover new opportunities for partnerships and investment in…

Editorial office

Gerard Nijhoving & twin screw extruder
01:16

New extruder operational at SPIC in Emmen

In the Sustainable Polymer Innovation Cluster in Emmen, a twin-screw extruder is now operational. It is…

Editorial office / Emmen

Swatches
00:26

Swatch presents watch made of bioceramic

Swatch presents its latest innovation: a watch made from bioceramic: a new mix of two-thirds ceramic…

Editorial office / Biel/Bienne