BMW driving further AM developments at new 3D campus
The BMW Group is to invest more than €10m in a new Additive Manufacturing Campus, in Oberschleissheim, north of Munich, the leading automotive group has announced.
UK planning plastic straws ban
The UK government has outlined plans to ban the sale of plastic straws, drink stirrers and plastic-stemmed cotton buds as part of a drive to reduce plastic waste pollution.
Thyssenkrupp digitalises materials business in “world's biggest virtual warehouse”
German industrial group Thyssenkrupp AG is making rapid advances with its digital transformation, with its materials business digitising its entire range.
Scientists engineer plastics-eating enzyme
Researchers in the US and UK have engineered an enzyme that could help solve the problem of PET bottle litter.
IPL plans corporate immigration to Canada
Injection moulder IPL Plastics plc, continuing to pave the way to an initial public offering, plans to create a new Canadian company and refinance its debt.