Case studies share the innovations taking place in our industry in areas that span circularity, climate, sustainable use, innovation, and plastics and health.
How Borealis’ Bornewables™ portfolio of ISCC Plus certified polyolefins are helping reduce carbon footprints for customers, while contributing to the circular economy.
Borealis is replacing traditional feedstock with a sustainable alternative for the production of plastic applications, thanks to the launch of its Bornewables™ portfolio of circular polyolefin products. The Bornewables™ are manufactured with second-generation renewable feedstock derived solely from waste and residue streams, for example, from vegetable oil production; the paper and pulp industry; or used cooking oil.
A closed-loop system for recycled plastic bottles saves materials and CO2
Investment in the plastics recycling process by Schwarz Produktion has resulted in the first bottle-to-bottle closed-loop system, reducing raw material use and carbon emissions.
Car parts made from post-consumer plastic waste
How Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) and BASF teamed up to turn pyrolysis oil derived from waste plastics into virgin-grade high performance products – fit for high end automotive parts
Using chemistry and technology to reduce vehicle weight
How Stellantis and BASF joined forces to reduce the weight, and improve the durability of the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L, without compromising safety performance.
Sustainable synthetic leather
How BASF reduced greenhouse gases, energy consumption and water usage by developing Haptex®, an innovative polyurethane solution for synthetic leather production.
Yoplait, Trinseo, and Intraplas partner to produce yogurt pots in France using food contact certified recycled polystyrene in an industry first
Several years ago, Yoplait, one of the worldwide leaders in the yogurt market started to regularly optimize its packaging to decrease plastic quantity used. The company took an aggressive stance on sustainability and, consequently, outlined a roadmap for all of its products targeting to have all of its European packaging reusable or recyclable by 2025.