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4 Incredible Ways How Plastics Benefit the Environment

Plastics Benefit the Environment

Contrary to many beliefs plastic can help the environment in a wide variety of ways. It can be recycled and reformed through multiple molding techniques and offer a better alternative than their wood and metal counterparts. Let us look at four incredible ways how plastics benefit the environment.  1) Help Lower Environmental Impact Plastics help …

Top 4 Predictions for the Plastic Packaging Industry

The plastic packaging industry is one of the most evolving businesses in recent times. The application of plastics packaging can be found in sectors such as medical, food, beverages, cosmetic, consumer packaged goods, and household appliances. Rapid urbanization and increasing demand for an improved lifestyle are playing a major role in shaping the plastic packaging …

Global Biodegradable Plastics Market Worth $6.12 Billion by 2023

Biodegradable plastics are used for manufacturing bottles, loose-fill, cups, pots, bowls, flexible films, and other products. According to Grand View Research, the global biodegradable plastics market is segmented by: Starch-Based PLA PBS PBAT PHA The global biodegradable plastics is anticipated to reach USD 6.12 billion by 2023 at a CAGR of 15.1%, from USD 3.02 …

Oxo-biodegradable Plastics: Making the Environment More Efficient

Oxo-biodegradable Plastics

Oxo-biodegradable plastics are plastics that degrade when placed under certain conditions. But how are they different from biodegradable plastics you might ask? Oxo-Biodegradable plastic uses metal salts to start and speed up the degradation process. This results in extremely small fragments of plastic that no longer visually pollute the environment. Oxo-biodegradable (OXO) plastic, functions in …

An Innovative Effort to Convert Ocean Waste into Bathroom Amenities

Ocean Waste into Bathroom Amenities

The innovation in technology never fails to amaze! The recent past has witnessed numerous companies that have come up with technological advancements that work towards eliminating pollution. One of them is  Nurture Hospitality, a US-based organization that specializes in hotel guest bathroom amenities. They have launched a sharp social message ‘WE CARE’ and are aimed …

Environment Related Initiatives – AIPMA

Environment Related Initiatives

All India Plastics Manufacturer’s Association – popularly known as AIPMA – is one of the oldest and largest apex body of the plastic industry in India. Founded by industry visionaries, the association is a professionally managed body guided by leading industrialists and professionals of the industry. Headquartered in Mumbai, the association has regional offices in …

Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low-Cost Fuel

Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low CostFuel

Given the need to meet the world’s rising energy needs, policy makers have been calling for a comprehensive energy policy program. The energy recovery from plastic waste is one such example of innovative energy approach, that has been getting a lot of attention lately. There are a couple of reasons plastic is considered as a …

Scope of Plastics in Saving Energy

Scope of Plastics in Saving Energy

Plastics have become an indispensable part of our lives, and we cannot imagine the world without them. They also play a vital role in reducing the environmental footprint of energy production. Just have a look at the scope of plastics in saving energy. Efficient insulation Nowadays in most of the buildings, plastics are extensively used …