AIMPLAS has worked with automotive and transport sector companies to enhance the properties of plastics used in vehicles and to improve the processes employed to make them. In addition, AIMPLAS has participated in various projects with a strong focus on environmental issues, working towards cutting vehicle weight, raising use of biomaterials and implementing new technologies with a view to
Developing and enhancing polymers:
Materials from renewable sources. Nanocomposites and nanoparticle functionalisation. Fire-resistant and smoke-suppressing materials. Improvements to traditional materials’ properties.
Blend dispersion and rheology. Thermoplastic and continuous fibre processing. Advanced composite-curing systems.
Developing new products:
Multifunctional structures. Products based on recycled materials and biocomposites.