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Plastix finalist in Danish Design Awards 2018

UK: Plastix is among 10 companies selected as finalists in the Clean Solutions category for the Danish Design Award this year. The Jury arguments for this selection was: Reuse of plastic materials is one of the jokers of the circular economy, which we have the highest hopes for and Plastix is first mover in this […]

Plastix gets DKK 25m capital injection boost / Ny…

21.03.2018   I   Press Release Plastix A/S gets DKK 25m capital injection boost Plastix A/S is receiving DKK 25m in new capital from the Danish Green Investment Fund and two experienced business angels. The company expects the extra capital to take it from 25 to 40 employees at Lemvig, where the company upcycles plastic waste. Plastix, […]

Plastix is part of SDG Accelerator’s Advisory Boar…

SDG Accelerator is a UNDP programme aiming to accelerate business solutions for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The programme is funded by The Danish Industry Foundation and is tested in Denmark in 2018 and 2019 with 30 Danish small and medium-sized industrial companies and then the aim is to roll out across the Nordics and […]

WAP uses Plastix cases as success story

Plastix Global is used as example of a sucess story and case in recently sent out report from WAP (World Animal Protection) as a solution to the tragic consequence of lack of handling used fishing gear and trawl and thereby creating ghost nets in the world oceans. Extracts from the report on cases: “GGGI* participant […]

CIRKLA – NEW PLASTIC ACADEMY

CIRKLA is the name of a new Plastic Academy and the starting point for a new cooperation in the Danish plastic industry. A new cooperation in the Danish Plastic industry and initiated by Aage Vestergaard Larsen, Aalborg University, Planmiljø and the Platic industry invited for an event around the etablishment of a new Plastic Academny. […]

NORWAY’s FISHERMEN HEAD INITIATIVE TO REDUCE OCEAN…

A decision taken at a national meeting in Norway’s largest Fishermen’s organization to increase their efforts to reduce littering the ocean, is one of the important steps in the way forward when it comes to facing the plastification of our oceans. The article was published in this week’s newsletter from Clean Nordic Oceans. The organisation, […]

EU announces plastic strategy

On January 16, EU announced the long awaited European plastic strategy, with ambitions plans to protect the environment against plastic pollution – and put focus on growth and innovation and turn around the challenges to a positive agenda for the future Europe. See more here: EU’s presse release on the plastic strategy http://europa.eu/rapid/press-…

ADAPT pavillion puts focus on the threat of lost f…

With focus on reuse and recycling as one of the central points for its pavillion concept this year, ADAPT worked with Plastix, DK, one of the biggest recyclers of ghost nets in Europe. In order to attract attention to the issue, we wanted to use ghost nets for different architectural purposes and permeability – taking […]

Plastix på TV MidtVest om plastik problemet

Hvad skal vi gøre ved plastik i naturen? TV MidtVests Krydsfelt har klima på dagsordenen og har inviteret interessenter fra både det politiske og erhvervslivet ind til en debat. Hør Hans Axel Kristensen fra Plastix’s vinkel på hvad det kræves at lykkes med at få kontrol med situationen… Se Krydsfelt: https://www.tvmidtvest.dk/krydsfelt/krydsfelt-sp…

From Unalaska, America’s top fishing port to Plast…

Alaska’s Energy Desk – Zoe Sobel Unwanted Unalask fishing nets find second life in Denmark. There’s no easy way to get rid of old fishing nets in Unalaska, America’s top fishing port is remote and nets canw eigh thousands of pounds. When Nicole Baker first came to Unalaska as fisheries observer, shw was shocked to […]