Glazed frost, is a smooth, transparent and homogeneous ice coating occurring when freezing rain hits a surface. Its effects can be seen in plants but also in Power lines, cars windshields, and aircrafts wings.
Maurits van Tol: "If the EU can set a good common framework for the whole industry, then we can move from a linear to a circular economy"
Maurits van Tol is Senior Vice President of Innovation and Technology of the Borealis Group. He has spent almost 20 years in the chemical industry holding various international managerial roles. He has a a broad experience in leadership positions in R&D and innovation as well as business development and business management.
Elena Ibañez is a Research Professor at the Institute of Food Science Research (CIAL-CSIC) in Madrid. Her activity includes the development of environmentally clean processes and foodomics, an innovative discipline that studies food and nutrition to improve our health.
A guanidine surface coating for PVC materials has already been proved to be an effective antimicrobial solution in biomedical devices, but its use could even go way beyond that, according to Enrique Rodríguez-Castellón, Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the Universidad de Málaga and one of the participants in this new development.
It is common to see solar panels on roofs and even in windows. Now a Hungarian company -Platio- has gone one step further by installing solar panels in sidewalks.
Antonis Mavropoulos: "The plastics industry will be enormously transformed by the 4th industrial revolution"
Antonis Mavropoulos is the founder and CEO of D-Waste and the president of the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) He has been involved in solid waste management projects for 20 years. His recent research work deals with the 4th Industrial Revolution.
The general manager of the Roegele Group, Bernd Roegele, has been the president of the organising committee of Equiplast since the last edition in 2014. The group he manages was founded in 1963 by Helmut Roegele, since when it has been a leading light in the distribution of machinery for transforming plastics.
Barcelona Industry 4.0 Week reúne relevantes eventos industriales, en el recinto Fira Gran Via, convirtiendo a Barcelona en capital de la innovación industrial.
El próximo otoño Fira de Barcelona se convertirá en una de las mayores plataformas feriales mundiales para la industria, tanto en el ámbito comercial como del conocimiento.
Pilar Navarro: "En Equiplast, las demostraciones de maquinaria y proceso tomarán el recinto de Gran Via" El recinto de Gran Via acoge la 18ª edición de Equiplast
El recinto de Gran Via acoge la 18ª edición de Equiplast, el Encuentro Internacional del Plástico y el Caucho. La directora del certamen, Pilar Navarro, explica cuáles son las principales novedades y los objetivos de la edición que tendrá lugar del 2 al 6 de octubre próximos.
Lourdes Ramos is a Scientific Researcher at the Department of Instrumental Analysis and Environmental Chemistry, in the Institute of Organic Chemistry (CSIC, Madrid, Spain). Expert in miniaturization of analytical methods, her team has even patented new instrumentation in this field. She has been recently included in the first all-women Power List by the Analytical Scientist magazine as one of the 50 most influential women in the analytical sciences worldwide.