The Shanghai facility for compounding polycarbonate from mechanical recycling is the first of its kind, according to Covestro.
For the study, Conversio Market & Strategy GmbH again surveys over 2000 companies along the entire value chain.
According to the report, 37.8 million tonnes of circular plastics were produced globally from bio-based and recycled raw materials in 2022.
20 plastics supply chain associations are urging recognition of the mass balance approach to chemical recycling of plastic waste.
1,636 exhibitors and more than 39,000 visitors were counted by P.E. Schall, the promoter of the trade fair from 17 through 21 October 2023.
This year's international trade fair for plastics processing will focus on circular economy, recycling and sustainability next week in Friedrichshafen.
TÖNISSTEINER is the first mineral water bottler in Germany to introduce a returnable PET bottle made from 100 percent recycled plastic.
With this, the Digital Watermarks initiative says it is entering the final phase of R&D trials.
Bonn-based Rewindo GmbH reports a slight increase in the recycling of PVC window waste in 2022, with growth of just under four percent.
The Bundestag has passed the ordinance for the Single-Use Plastic Fund, which sets the levy rates and the payment system.