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DuraSense enables the use of renewable fibres, such as wood, to substitute for a large portion of fossil-based plastic. The production of biocomposites began in 2018 at Stora Enso’s Hylte Mill in Sweden, following the EUR 12 million investment announced...
Published on: July 24, 2018
In the 17th century, at the heyday of sailing, hemp flourished in Europe and was an important agriculture crop. Almost all ship sails and almost all rigging, ropes, nets, flags up to the uniforms of the sailors were made of hemp due to the tear and wet...
Published on: May 18, 2018
With the latest advances in injection moulding and 3D printing, biocomposites are of high interest for a multitude of applications and provide a number of new opportunities. For example, furniture and consumer goods have started to offer several options...
Published on: October 12, 2017
La finalité du projet BIOCOMPAL est le développement de nouveaux matériaux allégés bio-sourcés à haute performance et à faible empreinte carbone via une valorisation à très haute valeur ajoutée de la biomasse agricole et forestière inter-régionale pour...
Published on: April 24, 2017
The Plastics Technology Centre has coordinated the project BRIGIT to produce biodegradable and flame-retardant bioplastics that will be installed in trucks and buses as panels. The project has covered from the biopolymers obtaining, the formulation of...
Published on: January 23, 2017
Cette architecture constituée de panneaux alvéolaires à base de fibres végétales de bambou veut démontrer le potentiel des nouvelles technologies au service de la mobilité (faible coût, légèreté et économie circulaire). Le concept de ce véhicule "Pitcar"...
Published on: November 9, 2016
Biocomposites
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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 the recent initiaves in the field of Biocomposites.
Published on: August 2, 2016
De l’automobile à l’aéronautique en passant par le ferroviaire, la construction navale, le nautisme, le bâtiment, l’industrie, l’électricité / électronique, les sports & loisirs, le médical, la défense, la sécurité, les transports, l’aérospatial, l’...
Published on: June 30, 2016
JEC Group, the world’s largest organization exclusively dedicated to the composites industry, has announced the ten winners of its prestigious 2016 JEC Americas Innovation Awards program. The ceremony will take place during the 5th annual JEC Americas...
Published on: March 29, 2016
The industrial hemp business is growing every year. The strong fibres are used for insulation materials and biocomposites, mainly in automotive interiors. Hemp food products are increasing in market volume and with the extraction of Cannabidiol (CBD) for...
Published on: March 16, 2016
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