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A well-rounded thing: igus develops ball bearings made of recycled plastic

Published on: November 15, 2022

The plastics specialist presents a green recycling variant of the proven xiros deep groove ball bearing November 15, 2022 – igus®, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, announced the company has taken a further step towards sustainable plastic production. The company uses scrap produced from the injection molding process of its high-performance plastic xirodur® B180 […]


Cable Selection Can Help Manufacturers Improve Sustainability

Published on: November 7, 2022

Cable life cycles, proper planning and installation, and recycling all play into sustainability.


Innovatively driving the circular economy forward: igus launches its new “Chainge” recycling platform

Published on: October 25, 2022

The platform is used not only to recycle old e-chain cable carriers and other technical plastics but also to buy recycled material October 25, 2022 – Don’t dispose of old cable carriers as industrial waste – let igus® recycle them. Customer feedback on the “Chainge” recycling initiative, launched in 2019, is so positive that igus […]


igus partner Mura Technology is planning its first plant for chemical recycling in Germany

Published on: October 17, 2022

In Böhlen, Saxony, up to 120,000 tons of plastic waste per year are to be recycled into oil October 17, 2022 –The British company Mura Technology is starting a new chapter in modern plastic recycling in Saxony. The first plant in Germany for chemical recycling, with a capacity of up to 120,000 tons per year, […]


Pioneering recycling project by igus partner Mura Technology continues to gain momentum

Published on: September 8, 2022

Recycling pioneer Mura Technology is making great strides in the construction of the world’s first HydroPRS plant, scheduled to go into operation in early 2023 8 September 2022 – Recovering crude oil from plastic: British company Mura Technology (Mura) is pursuing this goal with the HydroPRS™ process to advance the circular economy of plastics – […]


Rolling on the World’s First Urban Bike Made from Recycled Plastic

Published on: July 8, 2022

Unveiled last month, the company has produced what they claim to be the world’s first urban bike made from recycled plastic. In addition to taking single-use plastics out of the waste stream, the all-plastic composition means it’s lighter and won’t rust with time or exposure to the elements.