16 November 2018 en
Los pescadores de la Cofradía de Gandía junto a los que descargan en los puertos de Marín y Vigo, han retirado un total de 3.000 kilos de basuras marinas. Se han caracterizado cerca de 8000 objetos, entre los que destacan los envases de...
Plastic research institute
13 November 2018 en Innovation, Technology Watch

Collaborative robots, also known as cobots, have existed since the 1990s, but in recent years advances in sensors and automation and the emergence of Industry 4.0 have significantly increased their presence in the industry....
Spanish technology centre
12 November 2018 en Functional Printing, Innovation
The current market requires new lightweight polymers with electrical conductivity properties. These requirements are mainly requested by two sectors: the transport (aeronautics, automotive, etc.) and the electrical-electronic sector. This...
Institute of Plastic Technology
08 November 2018 en Analysis and Testing, Food sector, Healthcare, Packaging
The main objective of this R&D project is to develop an innovative methodology to support companies from the Valencian Community, in particular, SMEs, when identifying and controlling NIAS, with the aim of improving the food safety of...
Spanish technology centre
07 November 2018 en Analysis and Testing, Food sector, Packaging
Bottled mineral water is the most consumed beverage during the summer months. The most common packaging for water is polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles. Such polymer is widely used because of its excellent properties of transparency...
Plastic research institute
05 November 2018 en Analysis and Testing, Innovation, R&D
As pharmaceutical products are manufactured, packaged and stored, they come into direct contact with packaging systems and their plastic materials. Such contact can result in interactions between the pharmaceutical product and its...
Spanish technology centre
31 October 2018 en Automotive and Transport, Energy efficiency
The automotive sector, in its interest in continuously improving the quality of vehicles and all their components, as well as the safety of users, is concerned to develop standards and define requirements that facilitate this objective.
Spanish technology centre
24 October 2018 en Analysis and Testing, Energy efficiency, Innovation, R&D
AIMPLAS and ITI are developing the project PLASMATIC2, with the purpose of helping plastic enterprises in their transition to Industry 4.0.
 An Advanced Predictive Maintenance System has been successfully developed and a pilot experience...
Spanish technology centre
18 October 2018 en Circular Economy, R&D
The project FA DRIVER will allow the development of new thermoplastic materials with thermal conductive properties adapted to the 3D printing process. The aim of this project is to make these materials available to companies so that they...
Spanish technology centre
11 October 2018 en Analysis and Testing, Functional Printing, R&D
The project FLEXSENS will develop flexible and large-surface pressure sensors to integrate new functionalities in the toy sector. This will result in prototypes in which pressure-sensitive sensors will be integrated by means of different...