1:35 min Additives
Avantium and Sukano sign offtake agreement to develop masterbatches for PEF
Avantium N.V., a leading technology company in renewable chemistry, announces that it has signed a conditional offtake agreement with Sukano AG, a reputable expert in additive and colour masterbatches and compounds for polyester and specialty resins.
1:11 min Additives
APR statement on the effects of degradable additives on plastics recycling
Steve Alexander, President & CEO of the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), issued the following statement regarding the effects of degradable additives on mechanical recycling of postconsumer plastics:
2:37 min Additives
Standard work in all colors: New Ceresana report concerning the world market for pigments
Ceresana has analyzed the world market for pigments for the seventh time. Worldwide demand for pigments is predicted to rise to about 13.4 million tonnes per year in 2030. The researchers expect the highest growth in the regions Asia Pacific and Africa.
Edinburgh’s Heriot-Watt University: Project could increase plastic bottles’ recycled content to 30% minimum
Scientists from Heriot-Watt University have been funded by Innovate UK to develop additives and processing methods that will drastically increase the recycled content of plastic bottles. This will help manufacturers meet the UK and EU requirements that all new PET bottles contain a ...