Plastics

Egypt, Okeanos sign deal to manufacture plastics made from stones

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 10:31 GMT

As per the new deal, “Okeanos Egypt” project aims at producing plastic based on calcium-carbonate (limestone) technology with an addition to a very small percentage of raw plastic (polypropylene [PP] or polyethylene).

Volvo sets goal of 25% recycled plastics in cars from 2025

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 - 08:08 GMT

Recycled plastics - such as from fishing nets or old bottles in car dashboards or carpets, would not affect safety or quality, Stuart Templar.

Egypt’s exports to Belgium rise 28% YoY in 2017

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 11:06 GMT

Egypt’s exports to Belgium increased 28 percent year-on-year in 2017, recording €320 million, compared to €250 million in 2016.

Egypt’s exports increase 7% in January 2018

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 12:44 GMT

Egypt’s exports increased seven percent year-on-year in January 2018 to reach $2.15 billion, compared to $2.01 billion in the same month in 2017.

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