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Carbon fiber plastics reinforced no longer have to be incinerated or sent to landfill but can be recycled and reused.

An effective composite should be able to optimize the properties of the individual components as one.

CE marking is evidence that the product meets the minimum legal and technical requirements of safety in the European Union.

New materials create higher-performing components. This can be seen with materials such as composites for Selective Laser Sintering (SLS).

Reinforced Plastics talks to people pushing out the boundaries of 3D printing.

Composites are a dynamic, high-volume growth industry in Europe.

Vitrimers are ‘malleable thermosets’ which are challenging the status quo in the composites industry.

Liz Nickels spoke to marine composites company Nautech Composites about a recent shipyard move and about the current state of shipbuilding in the UK.

Liz Nickels spoke to Teton Composites about 3D printing reinforced plastics, stress analysis software, and the importance of analysis in composite design.

Now that natural fibers have lost a lot of their traditional market shares to synthetic fibers, they are gearing up to conquer new markets.

Reinforced Plastics spoke with Gino Francato from SABIC about composites manufacturing and current trends in the composite industry.

Newcomers Composite Prime describe their journey into the composites market.

Fibrelite has formed a number of strategic partnerships with major precast manufacturers in Europe and the USA.

Manufacturers have become attuned to the need for process improvements that generate real cost savings, accelerate production and improve part quality.

The benefits of composite materials are now widely appreciated in the automotive industry.

Fiber reinforced plastics have been attracting enormous media interest over the last few months, especially in lightweight construction.

Reinforced Plastics spoke with Hinrich Hampe from Toho Tenax Europe GmbH.

How one of the strongest, lightest automotive construction materials is overcoming the problems that have so far kept it from entering the mainstream.

When producing high-strength lightweight parts in large volumes, the length of the structural reinforcing fibers is of key importance.

Reinforced Plastics spoke with Steven Bassetti from Michelman about its fiber technologies and the current trends in the composite industry.

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