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New Study on the Circular Economy of FRPs

Composites UK, Scott Bader and Renuables, with funding support from the National Composites Centre and Innovate UK, have collaborated on a new report detailing the best way forward for disposal/recycling of waste fibre reinforced polymer...

Dig Deep into Recycling and Sustainability at the GOCarbonFibre 2018

The pre-conference workshop for this October's GOCarbonFibre, focusing on recycling and sustainability, will provide attendees with in-depth insights and updates on this important topic and is a must-attend for anyone working within the carbon fibre...

How Adopting Circular Economy Principles helped Techlan go from Strength to Strength

Techlan has researched, developed and patented an innovative process to remove contamination from high value silicon coated paper from the manufacture of resin materials used in the aerospace and the wind energy sectors, which was...

Revaluetech have Plastic Recycling Breakthrough to Safeguard and Nurture the Environment

Ten years of research and development has led to a recycling process capable of making a wide range of heavy-duty composite products, in place of tropical hardwood, creosote treated softwood and concrete, using plastic packaging...

ELG Carbon Fibre will work with Land Rover BAR to Recycle and Reuse Carbon Fibre Products from America’s Cup Campaign

ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd (ELG) and Land Rover BAR (Ben Ainslie Racing) are working together to ensure that the carbon fibre process waste and end-of-use components from the team are recycled as far as possible,...

Composites UK to Launch Sustainability Sub Group

Composites UK will officially launch its new sustainability sub group on 3rd October with an event held at Scott Bader’s premises in Northampton on the subject of ‘A Sustainable Future for Composites’.

The sub group,...

ELG Carbon Fibre joins IACMI as plans towards opening of US recycling plant accelerate

ELG Carbon Fibre has joined IACMI - The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation. The affiliation will increase ELG Carbon Fibre’s engagement with end users and a variety of development projects, allowing the company to...

New Report on Composites Recycling Launched

Composites UK, working with the Universities of Nottingham, Manchester and Birmingham, launched its new report on composites recycling to coincide with its circular economy event at ELG Carbon Fibre on 7th July.

In the document,...

Toyota Named amongst Speakers for Recycling Event

Composites UK has announced the programme for its recycling event 'A Circular Economy for the Composites Industry' which will give a practical approach to composites recycling.

The event takes place on 7th July at the...

Bindatex Helps Cut the Composite Carbon Footprint

Bolton-based Bindatex Advanced Materials Cutting has expanded its service offering to facilitate recycling projects, following strong demand from the automotive sector.

Having enhanced its composite slitting technology, the company is now able to cut scrap...

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