Innovation Forum 4 Plastics Highlights EU Innovations for Plastics Circularity

Innovation Forum 4 Plastics highlights EU innovations for plastics circularity The 2024 edition of the “Innovation Forum 4 Plastics” was held in Brussels on 19 April, and showcased different innovative solutions of EU-funded projects aiming at reducing plastic waste and boosting plastic recycling and circularity. Hosted by EuRIC on behalf of the CIMPA project, supported […]

CurvCode digital watermark technology is key for high-quality recycling of Multilayer flexible packaging

CurvCode digital watermark technology is key for high-quality recycling of Multilayer flexible packaging The CIMPA project shows that digital watermarking is an effective technology for advanced sorting of Multilayer flexible packaging. The CurvCode digital watermark, together with NIR detection, enables sorting based on criteria like ‘material structure’ and ‘usage’ (food versus non-food). This last feature […]

Sustainable Innovation in Packaging: Watermarks to Enhance Recyclability

Sustainable Innovation in Packaging: Watermarks to Enhance Recyclability In the continuous search for sustainable solutions, the packaging industry is at the forefront of innovation. In this context, at Eversia, as members of the European CIMPA project, we are involved in improving the recyclability of packaging by implementing one of the necessary steps in the studied innovations. […]

5th General Assembly of the CIMPA project in France

CIMPA 5th General Assembly in France The 5th General Assembly of CIMPA was held on 16-18 October hosted by Leygatech and Barbier in France The 5th General Assembly of CIMPA, hosted by Leygatech and Barbier, took place on 16,17 and 18 October 2023. This time, CIMPA partners travelled to the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of south-central France, to meet and […]

Towards more circular packaging value chains

Towards more circular packaging value chains The European Commission is setting new rules for packaging and to achieve the new targets and boost packaging circularity, innovation remains a crucial aspect. EuRIC– the European Recycling Industries’ Confederation – coordinates the tasks related to legislative and pre-normative actions. As part of this activity, EuRIC is monitoring the […]

CIMPA teams up with 6 other EU-funded projects on plastics circularity

CIMPA teams-up with 6 other EU-funded projects on plastics circularity! Under the “Circular Plastics Cluster” umbrella, seven EU-funded projects are joining forces to promote the innovative solutions being developed to boost plastics recycling and circularity. The Circular Plastics Cluster aims to boost the collection, sorting, cleaning, reuse, recycling, and manufacturing of plastic products, including complex […]

In-line rheology control and upgrading of recycled plastics

In-line rheology control and upgrading of recycled plastics VTT in CIMPA: Development of material upgrading for mechanically and physically recycled multi-layer plastics using adaptive in-line rheology control VTT works on several objectives of the CIMPA goal of value retention of end-of-life multilayer films with a particular focus on tuning of the properties of multi-layer recyclates […]

CIMPA presents its achievements at several European events

CIMPA presents its achievements at several European events Promoting CIMPA project and explaining its objectives and results are key components of this H2020 project. With one year to go before the end of the project, the consortium partners are more mobilised than ever to showcase their innovative solutions and progress at multiple exhibitions, conferences and […]

CIMPA French Citizen Lab in Lyon and Aix-en-Provence March 2023

CIMPA French Citizen Lab Our first French Citizen Lab  will take place in Lyon on 28 March 2023, followed by the Citizen Lab in Aix-En-Provence on 30 March. What can you expect? The purpose of this event is to hear YOUR voice, and understand public awareness, concerns when it comes to purchasing, disposing, and recycling of multi-layered plastic packaging. […]

Physical recycling technology development, impact assessment and food contact compliance

TNO Physical recycling

Physical recycling developments TNO in CIMPA: physical recycling technology development, impact assessment and food contact compliance TNO works on 3 different aspects of the CIMPA goal of value retention of end-of-life multilayer films. These aspects tie together to create a better picture of the feasibility of the CIMPA solutions. Physical recycling: Möbius technology In Delft, […]