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TEPPFA launches international Discover Plastics campaign

Curated by TEPPFA and in partnership with four National Associations, Discover Plastics drives awareness of the natural suitability of plastic pipes for sewer and stormwater applications.

Solvay partners with the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions

Solvay is joining the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions, created by Solar Impulse founder Bertrand Piccard, to promote efficient technologies, processes and systems that help improve the quality of life on earth.

Solar control glass on the BNL-BNP Paribas HQ in Rome

Guardian solar control glass gives architects freedom to play with colours and reflections on the BNL-BNP Paribas HQ in Rome

William F. Feehery, president of DuPont Industrial Biosciences at 2017 Sustainability Summit

DuPont Industrial Biosciences President William Feehery to Speak at The Economist’s Sustainability Summit on Advances in Sustainable Biotechnology

Borealis launches first ADCA-free material solution for data cables

Borealis launches the innovative grade HE4883, an ADCA-free material solution for physically foamed

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017

VinylPlus announces exciting expert speaker line-up for VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017

Tetra Pak announces science based targets for climate impact reduction

Tetra Pak pledged that by 2030, the greenhouse gas emissions from its own operations will be at least 40% lower than in 2015.

Südpack publishes first sustainability report

The family-owned company based in Ochsenhausen, Germany, is releasing its first sustainability report.

Borealis leading the way in promoting the Circular Economy for Polyolefins

Borealis has become the first prime plastics producer to join the New Plastics Economy initiative.

Plastics associations demand truly European Circular Economy

EuPC, PlasticsEurope and PRE call for a truly European Circular Economy for plastics.

Reusable Plastic Containers from IFCO reduce environmental impact

Shipping fresh produce in RPCs reduces environmental impact across all key categories, according to latest study.

EuPC comments new Circular Economy proposal

On December 2nd the European Commission published its long awaited Circular Economy package.

Covestro commits to further partnership with Solar Impulse

Covestro announced that it is extending its sponsorship with Solar Impulse, as it prepares to complete its journey round the world in 2016.

Clariant grants EcoTain sustainability excellence label to Container Dri II

Clariant announced EcoTain status for cargo desiccant Container Dri II, recognizing the best-in-class sustainability and performance excellence of its cargo protection solution.

Russian Dandelions as a source of natural rubber for Sumitomo

Sumitomo Rubber Industries has been examining the potential of Russian Dandelions as a new, alternative source of natural rubber.