Innovation for cars
10 October 2016 en Automotive and Transport, Innovation
The car of the future is manufactured with new materials providing advanced properties: lightness, fire retardancy and scratch resistance, anti-icing mechanisms and self-cleaning.
Innovation on plastic materials properties applied to the...
functional coatings
07 October 2016 en Functional Printing
Printed technologies are widely used to incorporate information and pictures in products such as magazines, catalogues, labels and packages, or even decorative elements in glass, textile and ceramics, among other products.
R&D plastics
03 October 2016 en Environment, Packaging
AIMPLAS has collaborated with TAPEPLAST in the design and development of an innovative dosing capful for cleaning products. This new system is allowing companies to be more competitive, since it is offering to customers a closing for...
biodegradable packaging
26 September 2016 en Bioplastics, Environment, Nanomaterials
AIMPLAS is attending from 19 to 26 October a new edition of the K Trade Fair (Hall 7 Level 1 Stand B41).
biodegradable plastics
13 September 2016 en Bioplastics, Environment, Packaging
AIMPLAS has completed its participation in the European project INNOREX, which has allowed developing an innovative method to formulate PLA without metallic catalysts and using alternative energies.
REACH regulation
09 September 2016 en Analysis and Testing, Legislation and standards
Five of the Member States of the European Union (France, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden) have displayed their intention of including the following six substances in the list of “Candidate substances of very high concern to...
 breakage or failure in final products
05 September 2016 en Innovation
Variations in the raw material used when manufacturing an article, batch changes, incorrect selection of raw materials, additivation, degradation, incompatibility between materials, contaminations and even maintenance problems are some of...
Competitive intelligence
22 August 2016 en R&D, Technology Watch
Big Data has become a benchmark for any organization. Although the decision making from data is not a novelty, there are some tools allowing collecting, processing and analysing a larger amount of data and quickly. 
food packaging challenges
15 August 2016 en Food sector, Healthcare, Packaging
The experience of AIMPLAS in project implementation and technical researches related to selecting food-contact plastic materials for food contact packaging has allowed to identify the two facts related to permeability, which are usually...
packaging innovation
08 August 2016 en Training in plastics
Plastic product design must be seen as a multidisciplinary and collaborative task, requiring the participation of different complementary disciplines to achieve the fulfilment of the requirements given by the customer, in case of designing...