Monthly Archives: November 2011

Neat New Stuff from the First Eurotec

By Jan H. Schut The SPE’s first Eurotec conference, November 14-15 in Barcelona, Spain, is a European version of ANTEC, the SPE’s perennial conference highlighting new technology. Publications for the inaugural Eurotec didn’t have to be absolutely new the way … Continue reading

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GPEC Debuts Two New Closed-Loop Recycling Processes and a New Algae Plastic

By Jan H. Schut At the SPE’s Global Plastics Environmental Conference ( in Atlanta in October, two new recycling operations were introduced along with a brand new algae bioplastic. The new recycling processes are sophisticated closed-loops for complex post-consumer materials—shredded … Continue reading

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