Advantest Named THE BEST Supplier of Chip Making Equipment in Annual VLSIresearch Customer Satisfaction Survey

Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857), has topped the ratings chart of the 2020 VLSIresearch Customer Satisfaction Survey with a score of 9.5 out of 10, capturing the number one spot on this annual survey of global semiconductor companies. This score represents a personal-best and the highest rating ever achieved by a Read more about Advantest Named THE BEST Supplier of Chip Making Equipment in Annual VLSIresearch Customer Satisfaction Survey[…]

EU plastics projects join forces – “multiplier effect” to boost circular economy in Europe

Nineteen innovation projects joined forces today to boost European Union efforts towards a circular economy for plastics. The ‘Plastics Circularity Multiplier’ group will communicate to policy makers, the public and industry on a range of EU-funded innovations – innovations that aim to bring plastic materials into the circular economy of the future and create new Read more about EU plastics projects join forces – “multiplier effect” to boost circular economy in Europe[…]

CREAToR project: a Europe-wide consortium aims to create a circular economy by removing hazardous flame retardants from plastic waste and re-using the purified material in high-value application

High volumes of plastic waste – for example from construction and demolition, aeronautics and electronics – pose a huge economic and environmental challenge. While the best option would be to recycle and reuse, the cost of collecting, sorting and purifying these materials is often too high, so they are disposed of via combustion or landfill, Read more about CREAToR project: a Europe-wide consortium aims to create a circular economy by removing hazardous flame retardants from plastic waste and re-using the purified material in high-value application[…]

Manufacturing the next generation of aircraft seats: healthier, lighter, cost-effective and recyclable

HAIRMATE, a research and development project carried out by an international consortium, received a grant from the Horizon 2020 program of the European Union to manufacture and test the next generation of aircraft seats: healthier, lighter, cheaper and recyclable. The kick-off meeting is taking place today at Leitat headquarters in Terrassa. The Clean Sky 2 Read more about Manufacturing the next generation of aircraft seats: healthier, lighter, cost-effective and recyclable[…]