05 December 2016 en Food sector, Packaging
INESCOP, AINIA y AIMPLAS are collaborating in the R&D project INORCAP, focused on the research on multifunctional microcapsules with high mechanical and thermal resistance.
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.
25 November 2016 en Bioplastics, Environment, Packaging
This project follows the both center colaborative line to investigate innovation in biodegradable materials, given its potential for food and plastic containers.
21 November 2016 en Healthcare
AIMPLAS has taken part in a project funded by the Medical Research Institute Hospital La Fe (IIS La Fe), resulting in the development of a low-cost and reusable ‘videolaryngoscope’, which consists of a clip-on plastic part and a video...
17 November 2016 en Environment, Recycling
According to the last report of the Spanish association Cicloplast, 2,151 kt of plastic wastes or scrap are generated in Spain annually.
14 November 2016 en Environment
We find all kind of wastes in seas and oceans: wood, metal, glass, textile and plastic. Most of them come from the 142 countries less than 50 km away from the sea, from coastal tourism, centre of the town, wastes from horticulture and...
08 November 2016 en Food sector, Healthcare, R&D
AIMPLAS has collaborated with the company INYECTADOS ALSAN, dedicated to product manufacturing for different sectors by means of injection, to develop an innovative material allowing bringing an ice bucket with bactericidal and antifungal...
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...
24 October 2016 en Analysis and Testing, Food sector, Packaging
Since the publication of the Regulation 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, there have been different transitional provisions allowing the packaging industry to adapt progressively to this new...
20 October 2016 en Bioplastics, Environment, Packaging
WHEYPACK is a circular project in which the cheese industry, that generates the whey surplus, becomes a beneficiary of the new PHB biodegradable packaging tailored to the needs of their products.