Interface Polymers' Dr Christopher Kay says that his company's Polarfin-Blue polymer alloys will make it possible to manufacture new mixed plastics packaging products, which can be recycled multiple times by existing separation processes

Interface Polymers has been awarded a £638,000 ($840,000) Innovate UK ‘Plastics Innovation: towards zero waste’ industrial research grant to reduce mixed plastics waste by recycling multilayer flexible plastics packaging back into high-value uses. The grant-winning project – Polarfin-Blue: compatibilisation of polymers to enable recycling – will focus on using Interface Polymers’ polyolefin compatibility and surface functionality Polarfin additive technology…