The importance of biobased materials is still growing in the European textile and plastic converting industries. Each year, new applications are being developed imposing increasingly stringent demands on mechanical properties, durability...
26 March 2018 en Bioplastics
The project consortium of FIBFAB has been working on the development of the PLA formulations, the processability evaluation and the fibre properties characterization at pilot plant level during the last 6 months.
In addition, the...
In addition, the...
12 February 2018 en Bioplastics
The project DAFIA, a Horizon 2020 project, aims at converting Municipal Solid Wastes and fish processing wastes into useful products, celebrates its first anniversary.
13 July 2017 en Bioplastics
The second meeting of the DAFIA project consortium was held at the BIOPOLIS premises in Valencia, Spain, the 22 June.
06 July 2017 en Bioplastics, Environment, Packaging
MIPLASCOE, funded by CDTI through the programme Innterconecta 2016, aims to produce biopolyesters by using fermentation from wastes of the orange juice industry for the manufacturing of elements for the rail industry and bottles to package...
The project Bread4PLA, coordinated by AIMPLAS, has been awarded with one of the two Green Awards in the category of Environment that the European Commission has given as one of the best LIFE projects of the last 25 years.
17 May 2017 en Bioplastics, Environment, R&D, Recycling
The FIBFAB project, coordinated by AIMPLAS, will allow obtaining sustainable textile fibres to replace polyester with advantages such as higher breathability, lower weight, better tinting and UV rays resistance.
08 May 2017 en Bioplastics, Environment, Packaging
The European project KARMA 2020, where AIMPLAS participates, will develop a waste valorization technology in the poultry industry to obtain new biodegradable packages, reinforcements for composites, biocomposites, fertilizers and flame-...
21 April 2017 en Bioplastics, Environment, Packaging, Recycling
You can vote the project BREAD4PLA, coordinated by AIMPLAS, in the Green Awards, which will be given on 30 May in Brussels in the framework of the Green Week.
AIMPLAS is coordinating the European project DAFIA whose objective is recovering the organic fraction of municipal solid wastes from the fish industry to obtain new products and additives of high added value.