chemical recycling

Replacing, not recycling plastic packaging: key to a waste-free future

Over the past 20 years, consumers have become accustomed to recycling plastic packaging.  Bottles, tubs and trays are all routinely…

LyondellBasell acquires compound manufacturer Mepol Group

Mepol Group and its subsidiaries, Polar and Industrial Technology Investments Poland, will join LyondellBasell's advanced polymer solutions (APS) business unit.…

Asahi Kasei and Microwave Chemical launch joint chemical recycling project

Asahi Kasei and Microwave Chemical’s joint project demonstration utilises microwaves to depolymerise engineering thermoplastic PA66. The process aims to directly…