This guide has been created to allow the composites industry to understand the environmental and social impacts of different composite materials and manufacturing processes and provide an environmental profiling system for composite materials and products.
The life-cycle impacts of each material and process choice from the cradle to the factory gate are presented in simple A to E comparative rankings, for the first time allowing informed decisions to be made on the environmental and social effects of composite materials and process choices.
Gurit announces that it is a major sponsor of the EPFLoop students team that will be competing in the 2019 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.
A combination of excellent mechanical, thermal and chemical properties is proving a winning solution for ULTEM resin from SABIC in lightweight spectacle frames with novel decorative effects from Zhengda Optical.
AREVO has announced a partnership with boutique bike manufacturer Franco Bicycles to deliver the world’s first 3D printed, continuous carbon fibre single-piece unibody frame for a new line of eBikes Franco will sell under the ‘Emery’ brand.