R&D Plastics
20 December 2016 en Construction, Innovation
Next 27 January 2017, a workshop on the European project SLIPSAFE will take place in Brussels, organized by the consortium of the project, where the developments and results of this new generation of PVC anti-slip floors will be showcased...
testing plastic materials
30 November 2016 en Construction, Legislation and standards
The standards concerning plastic pipes are determined by the material used to manufacture such pipe (polyethylene, polypropylene or PVC) and by the function that is going to perform, whether supply or sanitation. 
polymer testing laboratories
28 October 2016 en Bioplastics, Construction
The company ADVANCED ROADS had the assessment of AIMPLAS in order to improve one of their products, the so-called ECO WAY: a polymer-based additive allowing stabilizing, crushing and waterproofing lands in rural areas that are subject to...
accredited laboratories plastic
15 July 2016 en Analysis and Testing, Construction, Legislation and standards
«CE marking» means European Conformity and is the manufacturers’ prove that its product complies with the minimum legal and technical requirements with respect to safety in the European Union. CE marking is not optional and every product...
plastics research
11 July 2016 en Construction, Innovation
Innovation on the properties of plastic materials has made possible its application in nearly all spheres of life, as well as in our nearest space, our home. AIMPLAS has developed projects in the construction sector with a relevance...
plastics and construction
22 June 2016 en Construction, Innovation
The construction sector, with approximately a 20 % of the total consumption of plastic materials is the second sector after the packaging sector. In this industry we find plastic materials in many different applications: bridges and...
pipe installation
13 June 2016 en Construction
This infographic shows the basic rules for welding polyethylene pipes.
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waste recovery
02 June 2016 en Automotive and Transport, Construction, Environment, Packaging, R&D, Recycling
The project, coordinated by the University of Cantabria and  wherein AIMPLAS has taken part, received the LIFE Citizens’ Award for the best 2015 LIFE Environment project, during EU Green Week in Brussels, where BREAD4PLA, coordinated by...
recycled plastic
14 March 2016 en Construction, Environment, Packaging, Recycling
Funded within the programme EEA GRANTS through CDTI, the project EPS-FISH makes possible to remove odours in fresh fish packages for their recycling and recovery. 
CE marking plastics
14 March 2016 en Analysis and Testing, Construction
AIMPLAS carries out the tests required for the CE marking of plastic tanks and sewage treatment plants, since it is notified by the Ministry of Industry and accredited by ENAC as a Notified Body no 1842.
Which are the previous steps to...


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