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Vecoplan expands its Service division

Vecoplan expands its Service division

To ensure optimal service, the technicians at Vecoplan paid particular attention to the performance, availability and process stability of the machines and systems.


Successful recycling of printed plastic films

Successful recycling of printed plastic films

PrintCYC is a value chain initiative for the recyling of printed films. The project group has achieved remarkable results regarding the recycling of printed plastic films and processing of recyclate.


BTB PET Recycling further increases capacities

BTB PET Recycling further increases capacities

During the Corona Lockdown in spring 2020 German PET recycler BTB PET-Recycling GmbH & Co. KG installed a new preheating unit and another SSP reactor supplied by Starlinger recycling technology.


Mars and Huhtamaki join SABIC’s Trucircle initiative

Mars and Huhtamaki join SABIC’s Trucircle initiative

SABIC announced that biaxially oriented polypropylene film based on the company’s certified circular PP from feedstock recycling of used plastics will be introduced in primary pet food brand packaging by Mars, Incorporated, a global leader in confectionery, food, and pet food products.


SABIC and Schwarz Group embark on pilot project

SABIC and Schwarz Group embark on pilot project

SABIC, a global leader in the chemicals industry, has embarked on a pilot project with Schwarz Group, Europe’s largest retail store operator, for the use of transparent film bags made from certified circular polyethylene (PE) in vegetable packaging.