JEC Group have brought together the international community of composites leaders and executives in our Composites Circle as an unique networking opportunity to meet with both peers and future partners.
Professor and Architect Mark Goulthorpe, of the MIT Department of Architecture, confirmed as guest keynote speaker for the Future of Composites in Construction.
JEC World 2016 - Founded in 2013, Vitis Valorem recycles vine shoots to produce a patented micronized flour: Sarmine.
Vine shoot is a new, 100% biodegradable biosourced raw material. With around 800,000 ha of vineyards in France, Vitis Valorem is the pioneer for a new local and green economy network based on recycling vine by-products.Sarmine is available in large quantities for various uses:- compound for the plastic industries, urban and domestic furniture, road signs, etc.;- biosourced raw material for sound and thermal insulation, bricks, tiles, etc.;- biosourced raw material for agronomic research, cosmetics and pharmacy, etc.
The company is seeking new partnerships to help industries use Sarmine rather than oil-based or other biosourced raw materials (such as linen, hemp, cellulose or starch).More information: www.vitis-valorem.comBooth: Hall 5A / D70
Plant fibre or bio-based resins are now more widely use. Raw materials and intermediate products are now more commonly available. Some companies are making more than "green washing". Here some of...