Waste management

Chemical recycling: the holy grail of the circular economy?

Chemical recycling turns waste plastics into renewable raw materials. It is no wonder that the interest…

Pierre Gielen

‘Measuring, testing and trial runs instead of emotional debate’

‘Measuring, testing and trial runs instead of emotional debate’

Combustion without oxygen. In a nutshell, that is what pyrolysis is all about. Plastic waste enters…

Pierre Gielen

Naphtha cracker links petrochemicals with the agricultural and waste sectors

Naphtha cracker links petrochemicals with the agricultural and waste sectors

It’s the link between sectors that worked separately until recently, which is seriously helping the bio-based…

Marjolein Roggen

Joint forces needed

Joint forces needed

'The PEFerence-project is of great importance to us. We are in the process of opening up…

Lucien Joppen


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Plastic Recyclers Award

Winners Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 announced

The winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 were announced last week at the Plastics…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Chemical industry

TNO and 7 chemical multinationals start R&D hub for waste processing

Seven member companies of the Low-Carbon Emitting Technologies (LCET) initiative of the World Economic Forum have…

Editorial office / Delft

CO2 chimney

Capturing CO2 with pyrolysed waste plastic

Chemists at Rice University in the US have found a way to remove CO2 from industrial…

Editorial office / Houston

Thermoplastic Composites pilot launched in Netherlands

€9.6 Million for circular plastics transition in Limburg

With a financial boost of € 9.6 million from the EU's Horizon Green Deal programme, the…

Editorial office / Geleen

Plastic waste

Neste conducts successful trials with liquefied waste plastic

Neste has successfully concluded its first series of trial runs processing 800 tons of liquefied waste…

Editorial office / Porvoo

Future location of chemical recycling plant of Neste en Ravago in North Sea Port, Vlissingen, The Netherlands

Zeeland rolls out red carpet for recycling companies

The Province of Zeeland in The Netherlands is "rolling out the red carpet" for recycling companies,…

Editorial office / Vlissingen


Belgian Plastics Day 2019

BluePoint Brussels, Brussels

Embracing Industry 4.0

BluePoint Brussels, Brussels