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Invibio and CarboFix Partner with UK Olympic Sprinter James Ellington

Published: 25th July 2017

UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington has joined forces with the UK´s Invibio Biomaterial Solutions and CarboFix Orthopedics in his quest to return to athletics competition after a devastating motorcycle accident earlier this year. CarboFix and Invibio develop innovative biomaterials and devices that have the potential to change the treatment of trauma fractures. The life-changing experience […]

Gurit to License Green PET Technology from Armacell

Published: 11th July 2017

Gurit has signed a licensing contract with Armacell, under which it will be granted a global license for the patented ArmaFORM PET GR technology until the expiry of the patent rights. The ArmaFORM PET GR foam core technology enables manufacturing of extruded PET foam from 100% recycled (post-consumer) PET materials. The patented technology supports customers […]

Covestro Develops Bio-Based Aniline

Published: 13th June 2017

Covestro has announced that aniline, an important basic chemical, can now be derived from biomass. Until now, petroleum-based raw materials have been used for the production of aniline, which is used as a precursor for numerous products. Covestro says it achieved this breakthrough by collaborating with partners on the development of a completely new process, […]

Ecocomp Student Poster Competition Launched

Published: 28th April 2017

Ecocomp 2017 will feature its inaugural Student Poster Competition. Judged by a panel of industry experts, led by Neil Calder of Engineered Capabilities, the winner will be announced during the Ecocomp Conference Dinner. Electronic entries are being invited by 5th May 2017. Posters should be A0 size. Posters and their content will be judged using the […]

Programme Released for Ecocomp 2017

Published: 22nd March 2017

NetComposites Enterprise is pleased to announce the programme for the 6th Ecocomp conference, which will take place on 9-10th May 2017 at The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), Coventry, UK. Ecological awareness has stimulated an increased interest in sustainable materials, and issues such as recyclability and environmental responsibility are becoming ever more important for the introduction […]

Papers Invited for Ecocomp 2017.

Published: 27th September 2016

Papers are requested for the return of Ecocomp, which will take place on 9-10 May 2017, at the Manufacturing Technology Centre, Coventry, UK. Ecological awareness has stimulated an increased interest in sustainable materials, and issues such as recyclability and environmental responsibility are becoming ever more important for the introduction of new composite materials and products. […]