Keyword: chemical recycling

Information Technology

Making Plastics Circular

Mitsubishi Chemical Europe GmbH -

To prove to its customers that the plastic they use contains certain amounts of chemical recycled content, Mitsubishi Chemical Europe piloted the GreenToken solution by...


Covestro Leads R&D Project for Recycling PU Foam

28.10.2021 -

German engineering plastics producer Covestro is heading up a four-year EU-funded innovation project with 22 partners from nine countries to help erase the industry’s...


ExxonMobil Plans Chemical Recycling Plant in Baytown

20.10.2021 -

Following trials earlier this year of its proprietary technology for advanced recycling – also referred to as chemical recycling – ExxonMobil has now announced its...


Topsoe and Dow Partner on Chemical Recycling

15.10.2021 -

Haldor Topsoe is partnering Dow to accelerate development of chemical recycling technology that converts hard-to-recycle waste plastics into pyrolysis oil feedstock. The...


US EPA may Regulate Chemical Recycling

27.09.2021 -

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is said to be considering regulating the increasingly popular practice of chemical recycling. In a notice published in the...


Technip and Agilyx Market PS Recycling Technology

23.06.2021 -

Paris-headquartered engineering firm Technip Energies has agreed to cooperate with Agilyx Corporation on recycling of post-consumer polystyrene. The pact calls for the...


Neste and Alterra in Chemical Recycling Collaboration

12.01.2021 -

Finland’s Neste has taken a minority stake in Alterra Energy as the two collaborate to develop and license the US company’s chemical recycling technology. The size of the...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Upcycling of Post-Consumer PLA Waste

27.07.2020 -

Designed for their performance and durability, synthetic plastics have become indispensable as “materials of every-day use”. However, their characteristic long life span...