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Archroma and Cotton Incorporated reaffirm commitment to innovation for cotton circularity

Pratteln, Switzerland, 17 April 2024 - Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals focused on sustainable solutions, and Cotton Incorporated, the research and promotion company...

New STADLER WireX sets new standards in automated bale dewiring

STADLER Anlagenbau GmbH unveils the new WireX automated bale wire remover at the IFAT exhibition in Munich, Germany. An industry first, the new machine...

Messinaservizi innovates with Recycleye robot

Messinaservizi Bene Comune have today announced a collaboration with Recycleye to deploy an AI-powered waste sorting robot, the first of its kind in Sicily,...

CMG Granulators at NPE 2024 High Capacity Granulators for Post-Consumer Plastics

CMG Granulators will be at NPE show 2024 in Orlando from the 6th to the 10th of May. Come visit us at booth...

TOMRA achieves worldwide industry first with groundbreaking food-grade plastics sorting solution

Leading global sorting solutions provider, TOMRA Recycling, has announced the launch of three revolutionary applications to separate food-grade from non-food-grade plastics for PET, PP...

Strategic alignment to lead with purpose

FIMIC, a leading manufacturer and specialized supplier of automatic self-cleaning melt filtration technologies, has recently welcomed an exceptional addition to its team: Eng. Michael...

Rigid plastics recycling, one of the most innovative plants in Europe to be built in Modena

Thanks to an investment of approximately 50 million euros, the Hera Group will construct a cutting-edge plant within its own complex. This plant will...

At IFAT 2024: The new AirStar®Evolution sets new benchmarks in terms of efficiency and flexibility when separating materials ©Westeria

At IFAT 2024, which takes place in Munich from May 13 to 17, the German machine manufacturer Westeria will be presenting the AirStar® evolution...

19° EDIZIONE – ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE

Dopo la maggiore età ora arriva la doppia formula. Al via la nuova edizione di Arte Laguna Prize, Premio di Arte Contemporanea Per il 2024 l’esposizione...

Climate-damaging loopholes and expected trade conflicts – EU Commission must disclose concerns

After the EU member states agreed to the compromise on amendments to the EU Packaging Regulation (PPWR) on 15 March, manufacturers of plastic packaging...

rePlanet Magazine: Happy birthday to us!

"We are thrilled to celebrate the third anniversary of our Replanet Magazine! We would like to sincerely thank all our customers and readers for...

Global Recycling Day: Pichetto, Italy is a leader, conscious behaviour counts

Minister: 'Continued commitment in Europe to give value to successful model'  Rome, 18 March - Today is International Recycling Day, an initiative launched in 2018...

AMUT will participate in ECOMONDO MEXICO 2024

(Novara, Italy – 14 March 2024) - AMUT is glad to announce that will participate in ECOMONDO MEXICO, the leading environmental technologies event dedicated...

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2024 Finalists Announced

Winners will be revealed at PRS Europe in Amsterdam on 20 June After receiving a record number of entries, the organisers of the Plastics Recycling...

FIMIC presents its new Regional Sales Manager

FIMIC incorporates María Teresa Márquez Gradis into its sales team as its new Regional Sales Manager in Central America, Mexico, and Spain. A strategic...

AMUT will participate in PLASTICS RECYCLING CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW 2024

Novara, Italy – 7 March 2024 - AMUT is glad to announce its participation as Silver Sponsor and exhibitor in Plastics Recycling Conference 2024,...

Prices of flexible packaging materials in Europe steady on high levels in Q4 2023

Although destocking ends in Q4 2023 demand is stabilising in 2024. The final three months of 2023 saw a mixed set of results in...

More sustainable cosmetic packaging: Aliplast (Hera Group) introduces the guidelines developed with Cosmetica Italia – the National Association of Cosmetic Companies – at Cosmoprof

Aliplast, a leader in the recycling of plastics and the manufacturing of secondary products, will take part in the upcoming edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide...

AMUT: UNIQUE RECYCLING TRIO IN THE WORLD

Duet, Choir and Symphony: Circular Plastic Australia named three Projects for a recycling melody! AMUT has scored a winning trio in Australia, after the third...

European Commission’s Emmanuelle Maire to Keynote at Plastics Recycling Show Europe Conference

Confirmed speakers from major brands: Mars, Procter & Gamble, IKEA & Colgate Palmolive Emmanuelle Maire, Head of Unit ‘Circular Economy, Sustainable Production and Consumption’, DG...

Study confirms rising imports of recycled plastic threaten EU industry

Adding up to an alarming 18% increase in EU plastic waste exports in 2023 2023 showed a heavy destabilisation of the European plastics sector. Increasing...

Polyimide Coated Magnet Wires: Advantage in >800V EV

Electrical breakdown of high-temperature insulation materials can be prevented by using thermoplastic Polyimide, TPI. This polymer can be extrusion-coated as other polymers, but AURUM,...

UDINESE AND BLUENERGY ANNOUNCE INNOVATIVE SOLAR POWER PROJECT FOR ITALIAN CLUB’S STADIUM

Over 2,400 solar panels will produce 1.1 MWh/year at Bluenergy stadium, making it one of Europe’s leading facilities for carbon emission reduction Udinese Calcio and...

RecyClass publishes closed & controlled loop recycling certification modules

RecyClass developed two new modules to strengthen the certification of closed and controlled loop recycling. These documents mark a significant step in the transparent...

European plastic recycling industry growth threatened by shrinking market

PRE publishes 2022 plastic recycling capacities Latest figures show that the total European installed plastics recycling capacitystands at 12.5 million tonnes in 2022. Due to...

Products made from oxo-degradable plastic: the General Court endorses the prohibition on the placing on the market

Luxembourg, 31 January 2024 The European legislature did not make a manifest error when it adopted a prohibition in line with the objective of protecting...

Krones intends to expand its portfolio into injection molding with the imminent acquisition of Netstal

Krones is close to sign an agreement regarding the acquisition of 100% of Netstal Maschinen AG (Netstal) from KraussMaffei. Based in Naefels, Switzerland, Netstal...

RecyClass revises Recyclability Evaluation Protocols and Design for Recycling Guidelines following accurate reviews

Following the findings of 18 testing campaigns commissioned in 2023, RecyClass updated its Recyclability Evaluation protocols and released a new set of Design for...

Paolo Gasparotto, comes back home in a new vest: Group Sales Director!

After two years venturing the North American market where Syncro Group USA is currently consolidating its new headquarters, Paolo Gasparotto, come back home in a new vest: Group...

Lower cost pressure and higher profitability for thin-wall injection moulders

Manufacturers of thin-wall packaging are currently facing major challenges: Price increases for energy and materials are squeezing margins and increasing planning uncertainty. In addition,...

Coperion develops ZSK FilCo system for PCR and polymer recycling

New ZSK FilCo Filtration Compounder for Higher Product Quality and Reduced Energy Consumption in PCR and Polymer Recycling For recycling of post-consumer recyclate (PCR) or...

ArabPlast 2023 : A Transformative Showcase of Innovation and Sustainability in the Plastics and Petrochemical Industry

  ArabPlast, the premier trade fair for the plastics, recycling, petrochemical, packaging & rubberindustry, unfolded its grandeur on the 13th of December 2023. The three-day...

RadiciGroup AutoInsight, a new digital tool to navigate the car in 3D

It's called RadiciGroup AutoInsight and it's RadiciGroup's new tool for navigating the car in 3D mode, with a focus on the countless components made...

MORETTO Spa obtains ISO 50001 certification

A further step toward corporate sustainability Moretto has recently obtained the UNI EN ISO 50001 certification. This globally recognized certification attests to the adoption of...

Innovation for more sustainable textile coatings

New PU dispersion is one-third bio-based   Climate protection requires the industry to gradually move away from petroleum and other fossil raw materials and instead...

How to ensure compliance with the Spanish Plastic Tax?

RecyClass Certification - valid proof of recycled content for the plastics industry companies Companies placing non-recycled, non-reusable plastic packaging onto the Spanish market must pay...

PETCORE EUROPE ANNOUNCES A NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Brussels, November 23rd, 2023 PETCORE Europe is pleased to announce that Roberto Bertaggia has been appointed as Executive Director as of 23rd November 2023. He replaces Martin Stephan, who previously served...

ABB extends no-code Wizard Easy Pro-gramming to industrial robots

ABB first manufacturer to offer intuitive, block-based no-code programming for cobots and full range of six-axis industrial robots. First-time users can program their...

Parliament adopts revamped rules to reduce, reuse and recycle packaging

Less unnecessary packaging and waste Ban on “forever chemicals” in food packaging Each European generates almost 190kg of packaging waste every year tackle constantly...

Carbios and L’Oréal win Pioneer Award for the world’s first enzymatically recycled cosmetic bottle

The Solar Impulse Foundation recognizes Carbios' breakthrough innovation and its adoption in 2021 by L'Oréal with the world's first fully enzymatically recycled plastic...

EPSILYTE AND FIMIC FORGE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

Epsilyte, a leading provider of advanced materials, is thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with FIMIC, a renowned provider of cutting-edge equipment for EPS...