SAP at Globe Series: Procurement to Build Back Better

Ernst & Young LLP (EY) and SAP create and deliver innovative solutions to help clients transform their enterprise and fuel business performance. Now more than ever, there is an opportunity for organizations to reframe their future through a fresh lens of industry-focused value drivers. With deep industry knowledge and aContinue Reading

Chemical recycling's future in NJ

Credit: (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)File photo: A plastic recycling company worker sorts out plastic bottles collected for processing. New Jersey lawmakers are keying in on the future of plastic manufacturing and waste management. On Monday, a contentious bill that would ban polystyrene packaging and require plastic, glass and paper containersContinue Reading

KBR and Mura Technology Announce First Plastics Recycling Technology Contract with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

HOUSTON, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — KBR (NYSE: KBR) and Mura Technology announced today the first joint contract award for its plastics recycling technology, Hydro-PRT℠, with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) in Japan.  Developed by Mura and licensed exclusively by KBR, Hydro-PRT employs a unique patented process utilizing supercritical steam toContinue Reading

Will Chemical Recycling Solve Our Plastic Problems?

Throwing your plastic soda bottle or lunch container in the recycling bin feels like an easy win for the environment. The plastic gets reused, creating less waste and a fossil fuel use. But the reality is less appealing. In the U.S., less than ten percent of plastics get recycled everyContinue Reading

Plastic baled for recycling.

The U.S. EPA is considering changing the calculation methodology for determining the nation’s recycling rate. | Rokas Tenys/Shutterstock If a process breaks down scrap plastics into chemicals that are later used to make new plastic, should the federal government consider that “recycling?” What if the end product is a fuelContinue Reading

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LOS ANGELES, United States: The research study presented here is a highly detailed and meticulous account of almost all key aspects of the global Plastic Corrugated Sheet market. It digs deep into market dynamics including growth drivers, challenges, restraints, trends, and opportunities. Market players can use the research study toContinue Reading

Can Chemical Recycling Solve the Plastic Crisis?

Image Credit: Boling/Shutterstock.com Plastic can be found in all corners of the Earth, from the deepest parts of the ocean to the air that we breathe. While large pieces of these polymer-laden materials are a blight on the environment, tiny microplastic particles have penetrated ecosystems, the food chain and even humans.Continue Reading

Plastic pollution: how chemical recycling technology could help fix it

It’s impossible to imagine everyday life without plastics. Lightweight, durable and cheap, these materials outperform many others in a diverse range of applications. Plastics have brought about positive change in ways we often overlook. For example, the development of plastic components in electronic devices, such as the one you’re usingContinue Reading