Sustainability and Current Corporate Practice and Examples of Plastics Technology that Are Enablers
Principles of sustainability arc becoming associated with best practice in more and more corporations.. This paper will review the results of a 2011 sustainability survey of the Plastic Industry and then suggest examples of plastics technology that contribute to toward sustainability objective in manufacturing. The examples chosen are: Foam Technology, Biorenewables in Durable applications and considerations for the Medical Plastics Industry.
Baumann, M., Bachman, B., & Bashyal, S. (2013). Sustainability and Current Corporate Practice and Examples of Plastics Technology that Are Enablers. Proceedings of the 71st Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition of the Society of Plastics Engineers (2013, Cincinnati, OH), 3, pp. 2331-2334. Society of Plastics Engineers.
71st Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition of the Society of Plastics Engineers, ANTEC 2013 (2013: Apr. 22-24, Cincinnati, OH)
Keywords and Phrases
Biorenewables; Durables; Environmental; Foam; Medical plastics; Plastics; Sustainability; Triple bottom line
International Standard Book Number (ISBN)
Article - Conference proceedings
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01 Apr 2013