Europe and the United States at the forefront of global patent innovation

Europe and the United States concentrate 60% of global patents on plastic recycling or bioplastics, France being distinguished by its high level of specialization, associating public research, large groups and promising startups, indicates the European Office of patents (EPO) in a study Tuesday. Read alsoThe recycling race opens in the building «We see in the […]

From 2022, potatoes, cucumbers and apples without plastic packaging in France

A Frenchman buys fruit in Nice. The decision affects the sale of 30 types of fruits and vegetables About 30 types of fruits and vegetables will be available in France without plastic and plastic packaging from January 1 next year, CNN reported. This is clear from a published ordinance of the responsible ministries of economy, […]

Braskem: Plans to produce bio-based ethylene in Thailand

The Brazilians are flirting with an Asian production of bio-based ethylene (Photo: Braskem) The polyolefin producer Braskem (São Paulo / Brazil) and the petrochemical group SCG Chemicals (Bangkok / Thailand) are considering the production of bio-based ethylene and polyethylene in Thailand. Both parties signed a letter of intent to consider joint investments in the construction […]

Kaufland, recycling machines in all stores in Romania. What benefits do they bring to those who use them

“With the development of an easily accessible ecological infrastructure, Romanians are becoming more interested in protecting the environment and choose in increasing numbers to recycle pets, bottles or aluminum cans,” the source said. Thus, in order to support environmentally responsible behavior, Kaufland Romania has created the first national network of selective packaging collection machines, which […]

SIG Combibloc: Second production plant opened in China

The plant in the Suzhou Industrial Park (Photo: SIG) The manufacturer of composite cartons and filling systems for beverages and liquid food, SIG Combibloc (Neuhausen / Switzerland) is investing around EUR 180 million in a second production plant for aseptic carton packs in China. The new production facility is located near the existing site in […]

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Tesa: Andreas Mack appointed to the new Board Member Consumer

New to the board: Dr. Andreas Mack (Photo: Tesa) On August 1, 2021, the adhesive tape manufacturer Tesa (Hamburg) appointed Dr. Andreas Mack appointed to the Consumer Board. The doctor of chemistry will be responsible for product development and marketing as well as for sales and regional marketing in Europe. In addition to the end […]

Degradable Plastics: Plastic Pollution Solutions

Every day, the most dominant household waste is plastic waste. The existing plastic waste also causes many problems. Starting from floods, air pollution, human health, and much more. From the problems caused by plastic waste, scientists are encouraged to create plastic degradable as a solution to these problems. As the name implies, plastic degradable is […]

Bavaria Yachtbau: Shortage of materials leads to more warehousing

Michael Müller (left) and Marc Diening (Photo: Bavaria Yachtbau) On August 1, 2021, Germany’s largest manufacturer of sports boats, Bavaria Yachtbau (Giebelstadt), will have a new boss: Marc Diening (45) will succeed Michael Müller (64), who is moving to the company’s advisory board. For the past five years, Diening was head of the fire protection […]