Tag: polymers

Consortium launched to develop circular polymers from waste plastic

Consortium launched to develop circular polymers from waste plastic

January 31, 2019 |

In Saudi Arabia, SABIC announced together with its customers Unilever, Vinventions and Walki Group, the launch of certified circular polymers to be manufactured by SABIC and planned to be used by its customers for packaging solutions for a variety of consumer products that will be introduced into the market in 2019. The certified circular polymers […]

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High Added Value Renewable Polymers

High Added Value Renewable Polymers

July 18, 2017 |

By Dr. Bernard Cooker, Chemical Processing Solutions, Consultant with Lee Enterprises Consulting Special to The Digest Biomass-based green polymer and monomer projects, as reported in Chemical and Engineering News and Chemical Engineering Progress in Q1, Q2 2017 are surveyed. The focus here is on combinations of low raw material cost, commercial scale operation and high […]

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Open access pilot plant for polymerisation opens

Open access pilot plant for polymerisation opens

July 2, 2017 |

In the Netherlands, two new initiatives in the Netherlands are aimed at realising an open access pilot plant for polymerisation. The catalyst for both initiatives is the Biobased Performance Materials research programme, coordinated by Wageningen Food & Biobased Research. The programme facilitates fundamental and applied research into new biobased materials that can compete with their […]

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