Institute of Plastic Technology
27 July 2018 en
The project RepescaPlas ‘Material recovery of plastic wastes collected from the sea: characterisation, applications and product development’ is born to find a solution to the marine wastes and their negative effect on the marine...
Spanish technology centre
23 July 2018 en Automotive and Transport
AIMPLAS takes part in the European project MAT4RAIL, ‘Designing the railway of the future: fire resistant composite materials and smart modular design’, which aims to reduce the weight of railways by replacing metallic structural...
Spanish technology centre
18 July 2018 en Training in plastics
Last 27 and 28 June, the first edition of the Compounding World Expo took place at Essen’s Messe (Germany), where the main actors of the compounding world, over 150 exhibitors and 4000 registered attendees met and confirmed the success of...
Plastic research institute
17 July 2018 en Automotive and Transport, Construction, Innovation

Composite materials are formed by two or more components, so that the properties of the final material are better than properties of the components separately.
This kind of materials consist of:
Spanish technology centre
13 July 2018 en R&D
In recent years, adhesives have experienced a spectacular progress by replacing conventional joining techniques such as mechanical joining or welding. This progress was largely due to the important effort made in R&D to obtain...
Spanish technology centre
10 July 2018 en Agriculture, Bioplastics
Following the success of the 10th edition of Agricultural Film, which brought together more than 200 professionals from 40 countries, this year is an unmissable event for the sector.
Agricultural Film 2018 will take place on 17-19...
Plastic research institute
29 June 2018 en R&D

Last 14 June, the project ECOGEL CRONOS, coordinated by AIMPLAS, got the patent to protect its results.
Spanish technology centre
28 June 2018 en Agriculture, Circular Economy, Packaging, R&D
The project BIOVEGE, in which AIMPLAS participates, has been successfully completed, since the first results from horticultural wastes in the form of biodegradable films and nets have been obtained.
Spanish technology centre
21 June 2018 en Training in plastics
On 20 and 21 November 2018, the I edition of the workshop ‘How to Formulate plastics: Understanding additives, fillers and fibres’ is going to take place in Brussels at the Leopold Hotel. Luis Roca, head of the Compounding Department of...
Plastic research institute
04 June 2018 en Circular Economy, Nanomaterials
AIMPLAS coordinates the European project CARMOF, which tackles the environmental challenge of reducing greenhouse gas emissions to the atmosphere.