Tag: Biocomposite

Swedish university gets new composite and manufacturing lab

Swedish university gets new composite and manufacturing lab

December 29, 2018 |

In Sweden, Chalmers research is now strengthened with a new laboratory for composite manufacturing. They began the ceremony by launching a vacuum resin infusion where Chalmers logo appeared. Several ongoing research projects are in line to use the new facilities. One of these projects is the highly noticed study that has shown that energy can […]

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Six innovative biocomposite products and companies nominated for Innovation Award

Six innovative biocomposite products and companies nominated for Innovation Award

September 9, 2017 |

In Germany, 13 companies applied for Biocomposites Conference Cologne’s Innovation Award and six finalists have been chosen and will be recognized at the December conference in Cologne where the audience will elect three winners. The six nominees all focus on biocomposite products. The six nominees include BASF SE & Sonae Arauco Deutschland AG for their […]

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Biocomposite stand up in testing for tractor parts

Biocomposite stand up in testing for tractor parts

December 30, 2013 |

In Canada, the Winnipeg Free Press reports that the Composites Innovation Centre is making progress with biocomposites. According to the article, Buhler Industries conducted testing on their Versatile tractors during a Manitoba harvest. The biocomposites were used in bumpers, a fan intake part and the hood, and reportedly held up just as well as traditional […]

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