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bp and SABIC embark on new cooperation for products from advanced plastics recycling

bp and SABIC embark on new cooperation for products from advanced plastics recycling

bp and SABIC have just signed a new agreement to work together to drive circular economy in the petrochemical activities at the Gelsenkirchen (Germany) chemical complex. Building on a long established relationship between the two companies at the production site, the new collaboration will help to increase production of certified circular products.


Premiere: Global Sustainability Report published

Premiere: Global Sustainability Report published

Premiere in Lossburg: For the first time worldwide, Arburg is providing information in its new Sustainability Report on how sustainably the company acts and operates in all relevant areas over the long term.


Thomas Gangl appointed new Borealis CEO as of 1 April 2021

Thomas Gangl appointed new Borealis CEO as of 1 April 2021

Following the acquisition of the majority shares in Borealis by OMV AG and the intensified and close cooperation between OMV and Borealis, the Supervisory Board of Borealis has decided to appoint Thomas Gangl as CEO of Borealis.


Alpla expediting a bottle cycle in Italy

Alpla expediting a bottle cycle in Italy

The global manufacturer of plastic packaging and recycling specialist, the Alpla Group, is investing more than five million euros in an extrusion system for food-grade recycled PET (rPET) made of used PET bottles (so-called post-consumer material) at its site in Anagni.


WEEE recycler takes delivery of fourth Untha shredder

WEEE recycler takes delivery of fourth Untha shredder

Waste electric and electronic equipment (WEEE) specialist Polska Korporacja Recyklingu – based in Lublin (Poland) – has taken delivery of its fourth Untha shredder, to support the company with its continued growth.


Sustainability Report by Südpack

Sustainability Report by Südpack

For the third time now, Südpack has voluntarily published an extensive sustainability report. The current publication transpar-ently communicates the progress made in 2018 and 2019 in the fields of environment, economy and social responsibility.


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