For today, only 3% of Ukraine’s solid domestic waste is processed. The remaining 97% is simply exported to landfills

Today, only 3% of Ukraine’s solid domestic waste is processed. As informs Цензор.НЕТ, the minister of ecology and natural resources Ostap Semerak on air “112 Ukraine” has declared it. “According to our strategy, the national waste management strategy until 2030, which was developed and approved in November of last year, provides for the construction of […]

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Prices of tubular HDPE in Europe are stable

Prices of low-pressure polyethylene (HDPE) in Europe are stable after the June increase in prices more than the price of monomer quotations, while supplies have improved, as manufacturers switched to the production of this brand, ICIS reports with reference to market participants. So, the prices of tubular HDPE in Europe in June increased by EUR75 […]

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Carrot concrete and bullet-proof wood: scientists have created heavy-duty materials from natural fabrics – The Economist

Carrot concrete and bullet-proof wood: scientists have created heavy-duty materials from natural fabrics – The Economist Biological tissues replace traditional polymers, giving the opportunity to create stronger materials for the construction and production of goods. Make concrete from carrots, turn wood into plastic or even squeeze it so that it turns into a “super wood” […]

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Tomskneftekhim temporarily stopped issuing ethylene and propylene in the production of monomers

Tomskneftekhim (TNKhK), a subsidiary of SIBUR and one of the largest Russian producers of polymers – polypropylene (PP) and high-pressure polyethylene (LDPE), temporarily stopped the issuance of ethylene and propylene in the production of monomers, a spokesman for the company said in Tomsk. “The production of ethylene and propylene monomers was stopped at 18:00 on […]

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PE prices in Europe are rising in June

Prices of polyethylene (PE) in Europe are expected to grow in June, buyers and sellers note, but the rise in PE prices has not yet covered the increase in raw material quotations, ICIS reports. The contract price of ethylene in Europe for June supplies was agreed at the level of EUR1,150 per tonne, which is […]

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