Enhancing Plastics Circularity held on the 24th of June 2021 was a great success. On the behalf of DECOAT's team we want to say a special thank-you to all participants. The recording is already available ! Would you like to be updated on the progress of the DECOAT project, sign
Click here to register Plastic materials are abundant in our daily life. Many of these plastic objects have a coating/paint to improve their performance or improve the aesthetics. Unfortunately, these additional layers prevent recycling. Wouldn’t it be nice if we can remove them, allowing us to recycle the plastic material? Nowadays, a shift toward
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As 2020 has come to a close, we would like to give an overview of the progress made in 2020. All technical partners in the DECOAT project have joined forces to develop and test novel triggerable additives. At the beginning of the project, different working principles of triggers have been postulated. NTUA and DEVAN have
Ine De Vilder from Centexbel will be presenting a scientific poster on the DECOAT project at Centexbel's 2nd International Conference on a circular economy for plastics and textiles. The conference will take place on December 15th and 16th, for more information about the conference please see here.
This free webinar took place on December 2nd 14:00 - 15:30 PM CEST and can be viewed here. Can you image a life without textiles? The answer will be definitely ‘no’! But did you ever consider what happens to the enormous piles of textile waste generated every day? Most of it is simply landfilled or
The latest DECOAT newsletter is out now. Find out what project partners have been up to over the last six months of the project in the DECOAT Newsletter here. If you haven’t already subscribed, you can do so here.
CTAG is a Spanish, private, non-profit R&D technology centre devoted to support the automotive industry in its research, development and innovation needs. CTAG was created in 2002 thanks to a joint initiative of automotive enterprises within the region. Its mission is to contribute to the improvement of automotive companies’ competitiveness, offering its support to the
Meet the Partners: Fraunhofer Fraunhofer is Europe’s leading application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely to people’s needs: health, security, communication, energy and the environment. Research and development activities are conducted by 72 institutes. Fraunhofer IVV is the branch institute for process engineering and packaging. Its work encompasses five business fields: Food, Packaging,
Meet the Partners: AIMPLAS AIMPLAS – Asociación de Investigación en Materiales Plásticos y Conexas (Technological Institute of Plastics), Spain, involved in Work Pagage (WP)2, WP4, WP5, WP6, WP7 and WP8. In WP2, AIMPLAS will work on the application of the new formulations with triggerable materials on plastic substrates. The optimization of the coating process will