thermoplastic waste News

  • Waste management technics from Max Solution Systems

    Max Solution Systems designs and produces the production waste exhausting systems for printing, labels, packaging, card board, non-woven, plastic and can industries. The production waste will be directly exhausted from the source at the machine, will be chopped into small pieces and transported to the waste disposal (container, compactor, baling press or big bag.) The German know – how gives you ...


    By Max Solution Systems

  • Inline shredder and production waste handling systems from Max Solution Systems

    Max Solution Systems designs and produces the production waste exhausting systems for printing, labels, packaging, card board, non-woven, plastic and can industries. The production waste will be directly exhausted from the source at the machine, will be chopped into small pieces and transported to the waste disposal (container, compactor, baling press or big bag.) The German know – who ...


    By Max Solution Systems

  • Producing environmentally friendly biodegradable plastics from vegetable waste

    Using vegetable waste to produce bioplastics can provide sustainable alternatives to non-biodegradable plastic, new research has found. The biodegradable plastic developed for this study, produced using parsley and spinach stems, cocoa pod husks and rice hulls, have a range of mechanical properties comparable to conventional plastics which are used for products from carrier bags to kitchenware ...

  • Joint Chamber of Industry and Commerce stand at the International Trade Fair for Waste Management and Environmental Technology

    Special offer for SMEs from the North Rhine-Westphalian Chambers of Industry and Commerce at Entsorga-Enteco 2006 The Chambers of Industry and Commerce (IHK) of North Rhine-Westphalia have come up with a new offer for small and medium-sized companies at Entsorga-Enteco 2006 — International Trade Fair for Waste Management and Environmental Technology (24th to 27th October 2006). These companies ...


    By Koelnmesse GmbH

  • Plastics for Environmental Industry

    Aron srl is the Italian firm with experience in plastic material field. We plan and produce products, solutions and services for Chemical treatment plants, Waste water plants, Oil recovery from oil spills at sea and industrial tanks, Self-cleaning filters, industrial plants. Our products are made out of thermoplastic materials: Oil drum Skimmer pneumatic driven and floating, Automatic Self ...


    By Aron S.r.l.

  • EPA Promulgates SNURs for Two CNT Substances

    On July 8, 2014, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) promulgated significant new use rules (SNUR) under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for 13 chemical substances that were the subject of premanufacture notices (PMN). The rule includes two PMN substances, P-10-5 and P-11-339, that were the subject of TSCA Section 5(e) consent orders and whose reported chemical names include the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • ASTM D6394 - 11 Standard Specification for Sulfone Plastics (SP)

    This specification covers the classification of sulfone plastics suitable for injection molding and extrusion. It is intended to be a means of calling out sulfone plastics used in the fabrication of end items or parts. Sulfone polymers, being thermoplastic, are reprocessable and recyclable. All of the sulfone polymers which are under this ...


    By ASTM International

  • Gee further improves its UVDB Achilles Verify assessment

    Further improvements to its working practice rating under the UVDB Verify assessment scheme has been recorded by chemical dosing equipment and thermoplastic tank supplier Gee & Company. Following the latest audit, evaluation of the company’s on-site results shows a 96% score for health and safety and a 100% figure for quality. The Achilles UVDB database serves as a reference throughout the ...

  • CPV helps complete Robert Wiseman Dairies new state-of-the-art dairy

    Since construction began in 2006, Robert Wiseman Dairies has just completed its state-of-the-art dairy in Bridgwater, Somerset.The company’s latest dairy is capable of processing 500 million litres of milk a year for distribution to Wales, the South-West of England and even the Midlands. This huge facility’s completion - responsible for the production of both organic and conventionally produced ...


    By CPV Ltd

  • Composts that contain biodegradable plastics may hinder plant growth

    Composts containing biodegradable plastics may hinder rather than help plant growth, according to a recent study by university scientists in Poland. These findings have implications for waste management practices within the EU. It is important to assess the quality and potential environmental risks associated with composts prepared from different wastes. Biodegradable plastics - known as ...

  • In with recycled plastic bricks, out with cement

    Recycling has been around for ages, but it wasn't until the 1970s that drop-off recycling centres emerged, and the late 1980s that doorstep collection began. While the existing recycling process is crucial to dealing with the growing amount of waste we produce, researchers are looking for alternative solutions. A group from Spain, Latvia and Lithuania says it is now ready to launch a green ...

  • Gee scores 100% quality assessment with Achilles Verify

    Chemical dosing systems supplier Gee & Company has achieved category B2 registration under the Achilles Verify assessment scheme, scoring a maximum 100% quality evaluation for both its management systems and onsite assessments – both figures significantly above the industry average. The Achilles UVDB database serves as a reference throughout the utilities sector, with its Verify scheme used to ...

  • Molecor joins VinylPlus

    MOLECOR TECNOLOGIA, S.L. Ever since its conception, Molecor Tecnologia has been fully committed to sustainable development and innovation. In line with those principles, Molecor has recently become a member of Vinyl Plus, with the aim of working together towards a sustainable development. VinylPlus is the new ten-year Voluntary Commitment of the European PVC industry which builds upon the ...


    By Molecor Tecnologia S.L

  • Kaeser announces ENERGY STAR partnership

    Kaeser Compressors proudly announces its recent partnership with the Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR program. This partnership reflects Kaeser’s belief in providing customers with the highest quality, most efficient compressed air products and optimized, energy-saving systems. With the help of ENERGY STAR, Americans saved about $16 billion on their 2007 energy bills while reducing ...


  • Special offer for SMEs from the North Rhine-Westphalian Chambers of Industry and Commerce at Entsorga-Enteco 2006

    The Chambers of Industry and Commerce (IHK) of North Rhine-Westphalia have come up with a new offer for small and medium-sized companies at Entsorga-Enteco 2006 — International Trade Fair for Waste Management and Environmental Technology (24th to 27th October 2006). These companies are being given the chance to exhibit at a low cost at a shared stand. “By taking this approach, we’re relieving ...


    By Koelnmesse GmbH

  • DynaPERM enhanced particle filtration system

    DYNAFLOW, INC. is pleased to introduce the DYNAPERM® system for enhanced high flux rate filtration of particles from liquids. Laboratory experiments with the patented DYNAPERM® technology have produced flux rate increases of a factor of 50 over conventional cross flow filtration with comparable or improved effluent quality. Part of the development of this system was funded by a Small Business ...


    By Dynaflow, Inc.

  • Major premiere of the WLK 1000 plastic shredder with powerful hydraulic drive

    In time for FAKUMA 2015 in Friedrichshafen visitors can look forward to the plastic recycling highlight. WEIMA Maschinenbau GmbH will be showcasing its new WLK 1000 single-shaft shredder featuring a hydraulic drive for the first time. The unit is suitable for shredding thermoplastics, such as PE, PP, PVC, PS, PU and PET, but also the most diverse duroplastic and elastomer types. Even large-volume ...


    By WEIMA

  • DOE announces US$26m to develop energy efficient processes for US industry

    US Department of Energy (DOE) Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy John Mizroch has announced over US$26 million in federal funding over three years, subject to Congressional appropriations, cost-shared development of energy-efficient industrial processes in the steel and other energy-intensive industries.  These projects support the Energy Policy ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Dow makes energy from recycled plastic

    The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that it has successfully demonstrated the use of recycled plastic to generate energy. The successful pilot test measured how plastic that has been reused and recycled to the full extent possible can be used as fuel for an ultimate end-of-life option instead of going to a landfill for disposal. The pilot ...

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