PET Monomer Recycling opens a completely new perspective on how to deal with the concerns about plastics and plastic waste said Petcore Europe (Brussels) in announcing the launch of the program Bringing PET bottles and food containers as well as polyester textiles back to their constituents—monomers or low-molecular-weight components—means endless reuse of these PET Petcore: Strategy for PET in the Circular Economy Once per year Europe's entire PET value chain meets in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference Due to its success in recent editions this year's conference was held for the first time over two days and welcomed more than 200 industry experts 14 02 2018 Source: Petcore Under the theme "Strategy for PET in the Circular

Petcore Europe Launches Special Industry Group "PET

The goal is enhancing the circularity of PET (Polyethylene terephthalate) Petcore Europe the association representing the complete PET value chain in Europe since 1993 has launched the Special Industry Group (SIG) "PET Monomer Recycling" because this innovative way "opens a completely new perspective on how to deal with the concerns about plastics and plastic waste"

Im September 2017 erschien infolge eines Workshops zu „Chemical Recycling PET" ein Papier das fnf Unternehmen als die wesentlichen Entwickler auf diesem Gebiet benannte: Carbios Garbo Ioniqa Technologies Loop und Gr3n Carbios setzt auf ein Fermentationsverfahren zur Herstellung von PTA und MEG Garbo hat einen fnfstufigen Reinigungsprozess von PET-Abfllen zur Produktion von

•Chemical recycling is complementary to mechanical recycling •They will recycle PET Thermoforms •All processes are in development stage •All will depolymerize PET at a certain cost and quality of resulting monomers •No need to have a clear winner •Problems is the cost of the chemical recycling in combination with the cost of the feedstock and feedstock preparation •Problem is

ICIS and Petcore Europe PET Recycling Survey 2017 points to harmonized collection as way forward January 04 2019 Share: Email Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Copy Link Out of 3 308 300 tonnes of PET bottles placed in the European market in 2017 58 2% - in total 1 923 100 tonnes (+2 9 % compared to 2016) - were collected This conclusion comes from the Annual Survey on the European PET Recycle

The chemical recycling process PETcore Europe has started the special PET industry group called "PET Monomer Recycling" The reason for choosing the words "Monomer Recycling" instead of "Chemical Recycling" has to do with the fact that there is confusion about the exact meaning of the word Chemical Recycling of Plastics and if all processes falling in this category have a real

PET and Europe lead the way

Chemical recycling whereby post-consumer plastic is depolymerized to its original state is also progressing well in Europe Crepet says there are seven chemical recycling startups associated with Petcore and big recycling companies are also seeing good progress in this field He sees the two recycling forms working well together in the future

Petcore: Strategy for PET in the Circular Economy Once per year Europe's entire PET value chain meets in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference Due to its success in recent editions this year's conference was held for the first time over two days and welcomed more than 200 industry experts 14 02 2018 Source: Petcore Under the theme "Strategy for PET in the Circular

PET Monomer Recycling is the title of the new working group Petcore Europe has set up at the beginning of July The industry group will focus specifically on the chemical recycling of PET waste by supporting the entire PET value chain in the development of these recycling processes It will work with legislators regulators NGOs and other stakeholders to ensure health and safety aspects and

Petcore Europe started a special industry group to advance PET chemical recycling Subscribe July 18 2019 Posted by Megan Smalley International Recycling News Plastics Petcore Europe an industry organization that represents the polyethylene terephthalate (PET) value chain based in Brussels has launched PET Monomer Recycling a special industry group The group will help to establish a

Petcore Europe based in Brussels is the association representing the complete PET value chain in Europe since 1993 Our mission is: to work with all interested parties to ensure a continuous increase of PET post-consumer collection and recycling Latest News Upcoming Meetings Events 23 June 2020: Technical Committee Webinar Meeting 07 October 2020: PET Monomer Recycling Forum 3-4

05/02/2020Opening the 2020 PETCore annual conference in Brussels Short addressing the 300-strong audience said it is time to stop defending PET because "we have lost that battle" Instead he said the industry needs to play to its strengths and to focus on the positive message of proving the recyclability of PET

In this investigation all the techniques used in the chemical recycling of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) are critically reviewed according to the overall benefits together with the environmental surcharge that they cause Those which are consistent with the principles of sustainable development are indicated Experimental data are presented for the acid hydrolysis of PET and compared

03/11/2017Trade group Petcore Europe reported on the results of a September workshop that provided updates to stakeholders on efforts to boost thermoform recycling The event was held by PetCore's Thermoforms Working Group which was started in 2015 to increase recycling of the increasingly popular packaging format More and more post-consumer recovered PET is being recycled into thermoforms

Petcore Europe Conference 2020 focused on sustainability

Wim Chairman of the PET Monomer Recycling Special Industry Group had the pleasure to announce the first PET Monomer Recycling Forum on 16 April 2020 in Brussels Details can be found on petmonomerrecycling Petcore Europe Conference 2021 The next Petcore Europe Conference will take place in the first quarter of 2021 The exact date and

14/02/2019Paolo Glerean (Aliplast) gave an insight in Petcore Europe's PET Thermoforms Recycling Working Group Paolo stressed the fact that chemical recycling on the one hand and regional value chain alliances between packaging producers recyclers and EPR schemes on the other hand work synergistically to make PET trays truly circular Paolo was followed by Karla Magruder from

In an article published on October 30 2017 the European polyethylene terephthalate (PET) industry association Petcore Europe informed about the launch of a new European project called DEMETO focusing on the chemical recycling of PET "DEMETO aims at enabling chemical de-polymerization of PET at industrial scale based on its microwave-based process intensification " Petcore Europe

29/03/2019Full-body shrink sleeve labels can cause a number of problems for the PET recycling industry although chemical companies and label producers are working to roll out a number of recycling-friendly versions If they obscure too much of the bottle surface they can prevent optical sorters from accurately sorting the bottles And if the labels sink in a float-sink tank they can gum up

03/11/2017Trade group Petcore Europe reported on the results of a September workshop that provided updates to stakeholders on efforts to boost thermoform recycling The event was held by PetCore's Thermoforms Working Group which was started in 2015 to increase recycling of the increasingly popular packaging format More and more post-consumer recovered PET is being recycled into thermoforms

05/02/2020Opening the 2020 PETCore annual conference in Brussels Short addressing the 300-strong audience said it is time to stop defending PET because "we have lost that battle" Instead he said the industry needs to play to its strengths and to focus on the positive message of proving the recyclability of PET

10/02/2020PETCore Special Industry Groups for PET white light barrier applications and monomer recycling Chemical and mechanical recycling Increased social media usage amongst the PET industry SHARE THIS STORY SHARE THIS STORY Access in-depth petrochemicals data Stay on top of market volatility and inform your commercial strategies with pricing data news and analysis