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Ampacet announces Russia plant expansion

Ampacet announces Russia plant expansion

Ampacet, a premier global provider of masterbatch and additive materials, services and solutions, will strengthen its presence and service in the Russian market with the expansion of its plant in Tver, Russia. The expanded site started up the additive production line in the beginning of 2021.


Plastics
Advancing circularity via various approaches

Advancing circularity via various approaches

A circular economy is one that is restorative and regenerative by design. It takes “a systemic approach to economic development that is designed to benefit businesses, society, and the environment.”


Recycling
Ampacet receives Cotrep certification

Ampacet receives Cotrep certification

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has obtained Cotrep certification for its NIR-sortable black masterbatch Rec-Nir-Black PE 302 (1900302-E) for use in PP rigid packaging applications.


Plastics
Euractiv.pl: The place for plastics in a zero-emission economy

Euractiv.pl: The place for plastics in a zero-emission economy

Recycling of plastic packaging must improve in the EU. Still, the real problem is not plastics themselves, but their appropriate use and waste management. This is the conclusion from the discussion at the webinar organized by EURACTIV Poland titled “A New Paradigm for Plastics and Their Role in the EU’s Zero-Emission Economy Plans”.


Plastics
Krones accoladed as a climate-conscious company

Krones accoladed as a climate-conscious company

Statista together with the business magazine Capital, examined the ratio between revenue growth and reduction in CO2 emissions at German companies in an independent survey, thus spotlighting the top 100 climate-conscious enterprises in Germany.


Recycling
Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Chinaplas 2021

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Chinaplas 2021

At this year’s Chinaplas (April 13-16, 2021, Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center, China) Coperion GmbH, Stuttgart/Germany and Coperion K-Tron will present their latest technologies for plastics processing.


Machines