On March 26, 2015, Mr. David Saltman, Chairman of Biobased and Renewable Products Advocacy Group (BRAG®) member company Malama Composites, spoke at NPE2015: The International Plastics Showcase on 'Designing the Future: How Materials Can Change the World.'
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Axion: is ‘storing’ waste plastics better than burning?
As global temperatures head for potentially catastrophic levels, landfilling rather than burning waste plastics might be better for the environment, suggests Keith Freegard, Director of Axion Polymers. Landfill or incineration: what is the best disposal route for our waste plastic materials? Large numbers of energy-from-waste (EfW) plants exist right across Europe and many of the UK’s municipal solid waste (MSW) and mixed recyclables ‘processing’ facilities are simply exporting a high proportion...
Plastic Pails and Their Different Tops
Pails are typically defined as being containers in which the person can carry with one hand. While they are designed with one-hand in mind, the quality of contents within can sometimes vary regarding necessary strength. With pail being made with versatility in mind (.6 gallon to 6.5 gallons has quite a difference) so do the lids that go on top. There are two main types of pails, open head, and closed head. They are similar to other containers in that they share very similar characteristics, they can be made of...
Plastic Open Head Drums VS Tight Head Drums
When you are buying plastic drums, you are often going to run into the choice of plastic open head drums or tight head drums. While the differences might seem small, they can mean a world of difference for your business. For some, the answer is a no-brainer because the materials they are used to package will require sealing, in which the tight head is naturally for liquids, but open head drums and tight head drums deserve to be fully explored. Plastic Open Head Drums or Tight Head Drums Reusability – The...
Pioneering Primer from Plastics Pipe Institute
With administrative offices located in Dallas, Texas, The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) is the major trade association representing all segments of the plastics piping industry. PPI members share a common interest in broadening awareness and creating opportunities that expand market share and extend the use of plastics pipe in all its many applications. As an association, PPI focuses collaborative efforts to accumulate data, concentrate facts and target resources toward advancements in applications and...
CANDI Plastic opts for new QR-class for material recycling
First real-life application for the UNTHA QR-class: In July this year,CANDI Plastic Recyclingbegan using aQR1700 shredderfor theshredding of plastics. The company is located in southern Austria and specialises in the collection and treatment of non-hazardous waste. Several features proved this high-performance UNTHA single-shaft shredder was the best-fit machine for the brief, such as its versatility, low energy consumption and multi-functional flap. Extensive know-how in material shreddingThe production of...