PET Feedstocks – Repol gets certification for recycled content for a polyamide grade 12-02-2024
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Repol S.L.U., the European composite manufacturing base of the UBE Group, has achieved a significant milestone by obtaining recycled content certification for its PA66 polyamide grade, A2X25 MI H-4109, under the Standard UNE-EN15343. This certification, issued by Aenor, marks a notable achievement as the first of its kind within the UBE Group. It underscores the commitment of Repol and UBE Corporation towards promoting plastics recycling and traceability across the value chain.
The certified polyamide grade contains up to 30% recycled material, as verified by Aenor. This recognition not only signifies a step forward in enhancing the circularity of plastics but also demonstrates Repol’s dedication to sustainable practices.
Looking ahead, Repol aims to extend the scope of certification to include additional PA6 products with a minimum of 30% recycled content, targeting various industrial and automotive applications. This expansion aligns with the company’s vision of catering to customer needs while fostering environmental stewardship.
By offering customers verified and reliable quality processes, Repol ensures that its achievement benefits not only the customers but also the entire value chain. The UBE Group believes that this accomplishment contributes significantly to advancing plastic circularity, emphasizing the importance of sustainable initiatives in today’s manufacturing landscape.