Pilot plant for PMMA depolymerisation opened
By staff

In Rho, just outside the Italian city of Milan, Trinseo (Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA; recently inaugurated a pilot plant for the depolymerisation of PMMA. The official opening, on 25 June, was attended by Francesca Reverberi, who heads sustainability efforts and the engineering thermoplastics business at Trinseo, and CTO Han Hendriks.

Trinseo did not provide information on capacity. 

Francesca Reverberi (3rd from r.), who leads Trinseo’s sustainability efforts and engineering thermoplastics business, with CTO Han Hendriks (2nd from r.) at the official opening of the pilot plant in Rho (Photo: Trinseo/Business Wire)

The company plans to contribute the output to the production of recyclates of Altuglas R-Life and Plexiglas R-Life brands. It offers PMMA compounds that contain secondary materials from chemical and mechanical recycling. The target markets are automotive & mobility, construction, and consumer goods sectors.
03.07.2024 [255682-0]
Published on 03.07.2024
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