Construction is among the industries that consume the most plastic materials. Although plastics are not always visible in buildings, they are used in a wide range of interior and exterior applications. They can be found in insulation, wiring, piping, profiles, window frames and flooring, among other places. Plastics are also used in innovative solutions aimed at sustainable urban development and resource efficiency.
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 […]
Fibre-reinforced composites are materials of great interest for very demanding sectors, such as the construction and the automotive industries, thanks to their low weight and […]
AIMPLAS has participated in the technical assessment to the Port Authority of Valencia on the use of advanced composites.
The company Barpimo from La Rioja (Spain) and AIMPLAS are working on the development of new alkyd and polyester resins from multilayer PET packages wastes
The project COALINE will allow the reduction of costs of the profile production by pultrusion and also the emission of particles and volatile compounds during the processes of sanding and painting.