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Both biobased and biodegradable plastics needed for a circular economy says FKuR

Both biobased and biodegradable plastics needed for a circular economy says FKuR

March 17, 2019 |

In Germany, FKuR released a statement saying both biobased plastics and biodegradable plastics product groups have a great potential to meet the demands of the current EU directives in addressing the ecological issues of plastic. FKuR emphasizes the excellent suitability of biobased thermoplastics for conventional material recycling, while it sees biodegradable plastics as an efficient […]

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ABLC buzzes about finance, government actions, chemicals, carbon, and technology advances

ABLC buzzes about finance, government actions, chemicals, carbon, and technology advances

April 23, 2014 |

As ABLC completes its second day, companies, agencies, financiers step forward to detail advances toward scale, new programs. In Washington, more than 35 companies came under the microscope as delegates at ABLC, the annual bioeconomy leadership conference which continues through Wednesday with more than 100 speakers on the agenda, moved from policy considerations to a […]

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FKuR starts operation of a 3rd compounding line for biopoymers

FKuR starts operation of a 3rd compounding line for biopoymers

November 19, 2013 |

In Germany, FKuR Kunststoff GmbH has started operation of an additional line for the production of biopolymers delivered by Hannover-based KraussMaffei Berstorff. This is the third compounding line the producer of biodegradable and biobased polymer compounds has bought from KraussMaffei Berstorff. The third line is equipped with a ZE 75 R UTXi and designed for […]

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FKuR expands Green PE distribution to the U.S. and Canada

FKuR expands Green PE distribution to the U.S. and Canada

July 3, 2013 |

In Germany, FKuR and Braskem have expanded their distribution agreement for Green PE. Taking immediate effect, FKuR is an official distribution partner for Braskem´s Green PE in USA and Canada. This latest development follows the distribution contract which was signed between the two partners for the exclusive distribution of Green PE in Europe, previously announced […]

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Braskem and FKuR extend green PE marketing to US and Canada

Braskem and FKuR extend green PE marketing to US and Canada

July 2, 2013 |

In Brazil, Braskem and FKuR have extended their cooperation agreement to also distribute Braskem’s Green PE in the US and Canada, following on their exclusive agreement for Europe since 2011. FKuR has also introduced Terralene as part of their product offerings from Braskem. Both Terralene and PE are recyclable in existing PE streams. Braskem says […]

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