Conference Proceedings, Orlando, Florida USA, March 2010, CD-ROM
New Eco-Friendly Thermoset Acrylic Resins Offer Clean Manufacturing, Reduced VOC Emissions, Excellent Performance
Recycling Post Consumer Plastic Automotive Fascia, MRC Polymers, Enabling Recycled TPO for Automotive Applications Using Scratch and Mar Additives, The Use of Recycled Post-Consumer Content to Manufacture Automotive Grade TuftedPET Carpet, Reclamation of Nylon from Post Industrial and Post Consumer Carpet, The Economic and Environmental Impact of Carpet Recycling, Change Management in Plastics Recycling: A Case for Enterprise Information Systems, Sustainable Plastic Packaging in California with Reduced Carbon Footprint and Reduced Waste, Processing of LDPE/Al composite from Recycled Carton Packages and Evolution of Mechanical Properties, Paper Composite: Material Recycling in Japan and New Plastic Alternatives, The Big Belly Solar Powered Compactor, DEECOM®: An Innovative Eco-Technology for Cleaning Metal Filters & Parts, Use of Recycled Carbon Fibers in Thermoplastic Articles, Physical Properties of Recycled Polyamide-6 with Ultrafine Ground Tire Rubber Powder, Recycling Mixed Domestic Post-Consumer Film, Plastic Ocean Debris and Biodegradation in the Marine Environment, Organic Catalysis used in the Chemical Recycling of Poly(ethylene terephalate) PET
Reclamation & Supply: Micromelt Rotational Moulding without all that Hot Air, Sustainability and Regulatory Requirements, Flame Retardant Regulatory Status and Future Development, The Technical Way to No Waste, Comparison of Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas and Energy Profiles of Bio-Plastics and Petroleum Based Plastics, Decreasing VOC Emissions at the Source with New Additive Technology for Olefin Composites, Packaging as a Waste Reducer, Size Reduction Equipment, Auxilliary Equipment in a Processing Facility, Optical Sorting in High Definition – New Exciting Applications for Plastics Separation, Controlled Life Plastic Packaging – Oxidative Degradation, Landfill Biodegradation of Conventional Synthetic Polymers Using BIOchem Organometallic Additives Bio-based and Biodegradable Materials: BB1. Opportunities for Bio-Polymer Resource Conservation through Closed Loop Recycling, Thermoplastic Polyurethane Elastomers with High Bio-Based Content, A Novel Extrusion Process to Create Microcellular PLA Foams, Usage of Corn Cob as Reinforcement in Post-Industrial Recycled HDPE ,Development of Injection Moldable Composites Utilizing Annually Renewable Fibers, Enhancing Biopolymers with High Performance Talc ,Effect of Heating and Stretching on PLA Crystallization During Solid-State Foaming Using Sub-Critical Carbon Dioxide ,Solid and Microcellular Injection Molded Polylactic Acid/Polyvinyl Alcohol (PLA/PVA) Biodegradable Blends: Morphology and Property Characterization, Foaming of PLA – The use of Melt Strength Enhancers to Achieve Lower Density Foams Produced by Chemical Blowing Agents,Design and Evaluation of Bio-composite Materials for an Injection Molded John Deere Component, Development of Soy Protein / Poly (Lactic Acid) Bioplastics, Polymer Blends and Composites Derived from Biopolymers, Utilization of Natural Fillers to Reduce the Coefficient of Thermal Expansion in Polypropylene, Thermoplastic Starch Blends: A Sustainable and Economic Solution for Bio-Based or Biodegradable Plastics, GreenLine: The New Bio-Polyamides from EMS-GRIVORY, The Introduction of deTerra™, Comparison of Carbon Footprint of Standard Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) and from Renewable Sources using PAS2050 Method
Student Posters: Sisal Cellulose Whiskers Extracted at Different Times and Temperatures, Eco-impact of Plastic and Paper Shopping Bags, Sustainable Packaging Opportunities in the Restaurant Industry, Characterization of Virgin Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET), Postconsumer PET and their Blends: in situ of Processing Effects, A Bio-Based Polymer Composite from Renewable and Sustainable Resources, Student Perspectives on an Environmentally Conscious Design Course, Thermoplastic Corn Starch Reinforced with Cotton Whiskers, Polymer Waste and Fly Ash Mixtures for Manufacturing of Artificial Wood, Blends of Poly(Lactic Acid) and Modified Starch, Thermal and Rheological Properties of Poly-(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) and Poly (Lactic Acid) Blends for Food Packaging Applications, Investigations of Properties and Foam Extrusion of Novel Soy Protein Blends, Properties of PLA and Cellulose Based Degradable Polymer Composites, Effects of Nanoclays and Nano-Calcium Carbonate (CaCO3) on Glycerol-Plasticized Thermoplastic Cornstarch (TPS) Polymer Blends.