Author: Veera

Packaging trends 2020

Ecolabnet project researchers participated in the leading industrial event in Northern Europe in Helsinki on March 11-12, 2020, called PacTec, FoodTec & PlastExpo Nordic. A total of 2,765 visitors visited the fair over two days. Although the current coronavirus significantly reduced the number of visitors, the fair was very successful and inspiring. Many of the…
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Rapid Prototyping for Industrial Product Development

Today, prototyping is a crucial part of the industrial product developmentĀ process to remain competitive in the business. A prototype is a physical representation of a whole product or a component of a product that, although limited in some aspects, can be used for testing, design, and evaluation. Prototypes must be quickly and simply producible, easy…
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ECOLABNET project meeting in Poland

On October 27-29, 2019 in Czestochowa, the second working meeting of the ECOLABNET Network of Service Providers for Eco-innovations in Manufacturing SMEs project, implemented as part of the Interreg Baltic Sea Region program, aimed at creating a network of service providers supporting ecological innovations in manufacturing SMEs from the BSR took place. The meeting was…
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Inspiring collaboration at the 7th Baekeland International Symposium

Tarragona, October 15-18, 2019. Kaunas University of Technology representatives attended the 7th International Baekeland Symposium devoted to the strengthening of academic and industrial networks. This conference was an exciting and inspired meeting of the world experts working in the field of thermosets. The latest results from the renowned researchers and industry experts were presented. The…
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Ecolabnet team participated in the international conference Baltic Polymer Symposium 2019

Vilnius, Lithuania, September 18-20, 2019. Ecolabnet team from Kaunas University of Technology participated in the international conference Baltic Polymer Symposium 2019 which is the only scientific event in the Baltic States that brings together professionals from all fields of polymer science: synthesis, processing, recycling, composites, nanotechnologies, etc., to discuss and present their latest scientific and…
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sTARTUp Day 2019, Tartu, Estonia

Ecolabnet was part of a science to business event in Tartu namely sTARTUp Day 2019 In January there was sTARTUp Day business festival in Tartu. It is the is the biggest of its kind in the Baltics. Therefore it gives the best insight on the local startup and business scene. The program gives the oportunity…
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Research and development news, January – June 2019

Research on suitable photosensitive biobased material formulation and additive manufacturing techniques has been carried out by Kaunas University of Technology. Analysis of the properties of chemical materials, laboratory equipment and photosensitive biobased material required to print 3D microstructured objects and its’ optical additive manufacturing has been done by Vilnius University. Several biobased resins have been…
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Kaunas University of Technology presenting their design and investigation in BIOPOL-2019

Stockholm, Sweden, June 17 – 19, 2019. Kaunas University of Technology presented the design and investigation of plant-derived resins for additive manufacturing in the 7th International Conference on Biobased and Biodegradable Polymers (BIOPOL-2019). The conference aimed to provide a forum for researchers, students and companies from all over the world to exchange up-to-date ideas and…
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Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference in Germany

Dresden, Germany, May 5 – 8, 2019. Kaunas University of Technology presented the latest research results of the Ecolabnet project in the 4th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference. This high-level conference addresses a range of broad topics highlighting the role of chemistry in contributing to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. The conference aims to provide…
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