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BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN), a global leader in asset optimization software, today announced it has joined the Alliance to End Plastic Waste. AspenTech will work with fellow members to support innovation to build a more sustainable global plastic value chain. From industrial process design to driving greater efficiency in industrial operations, AspenTech solutions …

Anyone who’s seen the classic 1967 film “The Graduate” starring Dustin Hoffman knows that plastics are not normally a sexy business. But a little-known plastics company set to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday has Wall Street salivating — thanks to technology being eyed by major companies like PepsiCo and …

Plastic pollution is among the world’s most pressing environmental issues, threatening drinking water, wildlife, food supplies and more. To address this multifaceted problem, UB researchers are developing a novel set of tools that aim to reduce plastic waste and decrease the production of plastic. This includes a robotic system that relies on machine learning …

BEER-SHEVA, Israel, Nov. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — BGN Technologies, the technology transfer company of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), announced today that it had signed a research collaboration agreement with ECOIBÉRIA in the field of plastic recycling by bacteria, based on research from the team of Prof. Ariel Kushmaro and Prof. Alex Sivan, both from …

“ Reusable Packaging Market 2020-2026: The global Reusable Packaging market is comprehensively and Insightful information in the report, taking into consideration various factors such as competition, regional growth, segmentation, and Reusable Packaging Market size by value and volume. This is an excellent research study specially compiled to provide the latest insights into critical aspects of the Reusable Packaging market. The …

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption People in England use an estimated 4.7 billion plastic straws each year A ban on single-use plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds has come into force in England. The measure, originally due to start in April, makes it illegal for businesses to sell or supply the items. People in …

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Plastic Packaging Market 2020-2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global plastic packaging market is projected to witness considerable growth during the forecast period. The major factors contributing to the growth of the market include the increasing demand for convenient packaging and preference for water bottles across the globe. However, the …

Image copyright SPL Image caption Polyester and nylon fibres: We began our collection of synthetic clothing in the 1950s When you add it up, the total amount of synthetic microfibres going into the wider environment as we wash our clothes is an astonishing number. US scientists estimate it to be 5.6 million tonnes since we …

Image copyright Catherine Gemmell MCS The government has been urged to do more to get people to switch from disposable masks to reusable coverings. The Liberal Democrats said single-use surgical masks caused “enormous” plastic waste and that environmentally friendly alternatives must be promoted. And the Green Party wants ministers to push the media to show …

LyondellBasell Develops Recycling Technology that Turns Post-Consumer Plastic into Feedstock for New Products …