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REMADYL at 3rd Annual Global PVC Compounding & Production Cycle Forum

REMADYL has been presented by the Exploitation & Dissemination Manager Marco de la Feld at the 3rd Global PVC Compounding & Production Cycle Forum organised by TBM Group and held online on 20 June 2022. During his speech “Tracking the Ever-Changing Regulations to Ensure Compliance” focused mainly [...]

Danosa: a contribution to energy efficiency and circular economy

Danosa: a contribution to energy efficiency and circular economy During the past year Danosa has reinforced its internal sustainability policy, with two main axes: contributions to energy efficiency and a clear focus to circular economy. As an example of the efforts made in circular economy a [...]

Fraunhofer ICT activities

Fraunhofer ICT activities At Fraunhofer ICT in Pfinztal, Germany, a continuous extraction process using a co-rotating twin-screw extruder has been developed. This continuous lab-scale process (~ 3-7 kg/h) for the removal of phthalate-based plasticizers (DEHP) from soft PVC was installed successfully. For optimized extraction conditions as [...]

New step for development of materials to remove lead stabilizers from End-of-Life Polyvinylchloride (PVC)

New step for development of materials to remove lead stabilizers from End-of-Life Polyvinylchloride (PVC) Researchers from the Institute of Molecular Science (ICMol) of the University of Valencia (UVEG) are taking part in REMADYL, a Horizon 2020 European Project consisting in developing scavenger materials for the removal [...]

Pilot plant filtering trials to remove lead stabilizer from End-of Life PVC

Pilot plant filtering trials to remove lead stabilizer from End-of Life PVC As part of the REMADYL project, AIMPLAS is currently studying the removal of lead stabilizers from End-of-Life PVC, using layered double hydroxide (LDH) scavenger complexes. The synthesis of this LDH complex was first optimized [...]