TOMRA Sorting has taken its high-tech sorting solutions to IFAT Africa 2017, the trade show for water, sewage, refuse and recycling. more

14 Sep 2017 09:00 News

Borouge's inspiring Polymers on the Move scheme for schools has interested over 200 8th-grade students from ADNOC Schools and Emirates National Schools in Abu Dhabi to become more involved in science subjects. more

7 Aug 2017 11:15 News


"Center of Doha" by Horiuchi73. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

Ahead of the Doha International Sustainable Energy 2018 Exhibition and Conference the Qatari Energy and Industry Minister has heralded in a golden era for the country. more

27 Jul 2017 09:00 News

Fewer than two people in every five GCC residents have an informed view on recycling and degradable plastics, says a new report from the GPCA. more

25 Apr 2017 11:57 News 1 Comments



CHINAPLAS 2017 will present new materials, equipment and solutions to inspire the automotive industry and explore possibilities on the journey to lightweight and sustainability. more

20 Mar 2017 09:00 CHINAPLAS 2018

Borouge, together with the Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company Takreer and an army of willing volunteers, have been tackling waste in the environment. more

6 Mar 2017 11:52 News

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EQUATE has teamed up with Maersk, signing a first-of-its-kind agreement in Kuwait to tackle CO2 emissions from ocean transport. more

13 Feb 2017 10:19 News

The biennial Gulf Print & Pack is set to be 10 per cent bigger in 2017 than its last outing. more

7 Feb 2017 09:18 News

ArabPlast 2017 proved once again that it is the leading marketplace for the world to talk plastics in the UAE and wider Middle East. more

6 Feb 2017 16:51 News

Starlinger is presenting the new generation of 'bottle-to-bag' woven plastic packaging solutions at ArabPlast 2017. more

15 Dec 2016 15:01 News

Design x Innovation


CHINAPLAS will be raising the profile of key plastics trends in Guangzhou next year with three concurrent events. more

15 Dec 2016 12:15 CHINAPLAS 2018

The innovations at CHINAPLAS 2017 will demonstrate how plastics processing can accelerate its evolution, upgrading and transforming itself into the factory of the future. more

11 Oct 2016 10:47 CHINAPLAS 2018

CHINAPLAS organisers are bringing a preview of the next event to K 2016, where it will be drawing on the themes of intelligent manufacturing, high-tech materials and green solutions. more

12 Sep 2016 11:22 CHINAPLAS 2018

The Middle East and African plastics scene is growing by the week and this month's round-up of most-clicked stories on the Middle Eastern Plastics website is testimony to this. more

30 Aug 2016 11:12 News

A study by Trucost has found that plastic consumer goods and packaging are more sustainable options than people might think thanks to the ability of plastics to perform well using less material. more

11 Aug 2016 11:26 News

A prolonged period of lower oil prices has confirmed that the current state of the commodity on the markets has taken its toll on investment and energy-efficiency in the Middle East. more

19 Jul 2016 11:39 News

June is historically quiet for MEP as many of the markets and businesses on our watch list are observing the holy month of Ramadan. Still, some very exciting news trickled through. more

1 Jul 2016 08:42 News

Leading petrochemical company Borouge has cemented its aims to provide innovative, value-added plastics solutions by outlining its Sustainability Goals 2021. more

6 Jun 2016 09:07 News

CHINAPLAS 2016's organiser Adsale presented its philosophy for the show's 30th anniversary: smarter, greener technology for China's plastics processing industry upgrade. more

24 Apr 2016 07:19 CHINAPLAS 2018

Dubai municipality is investing in more recycling centres for the Emirate to encourage a recycling culture among consumers by improving access to sites for sustainable disposal. more

18 Apr 2016 12:20 News


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