Transforming the plastics sector into circular economy

  Among the 60 million tonnes of plastic produced in Europe every year, only 30% of the total is recycled and the 79% of plastic waste has ended up in landfills or as litter in the natural environment. This is a fact that will produce an environmental disaster in a not too far future.  The […]

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Multicycle ‘Circular Future of Plastics’ stakeholders’ event in Fraunhofer IVV on 26th February

Plastic is a key material used in the industrial sector but only 32% of plastic waste is currently recycled. This fact demonstrates the need for improving technologies, practices and systems towards the creation of true circularity and resource efficiency.  To this purpose, some of the main actors* of the Multicycle project will meet at the […]

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The first MultiCycle project newsletter is already here!!

Welcome to the first annual MultiCycle project newsletter!!!   MultiCycle is delivering an industrial recycling pilot plant for thermoplastic-based multi-materials, demonstrating the shift to a circular economic model in multilayer packaging / flexible films and fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composites in the automotive sector, as indicators of potential in many other segments.   MultiCycle project coordinators are […]

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