TPAC General News

21 01, 2019

RECYCLED TEXTILES IN DECORATIVE POLYMERIC APPLICATIONS

2019-01-21T17:24:23+01:00January 21st, 2019|

Sustainable thinking and environmental awareness are growing for societal and economic reasons. Therefore the reuse of reclaimed and bio-based materials receives increasing attention. Recently, the TPAC concluded the DECOREC project co-financed by the Taskforce for Applied Research (SIA). The project was executed in collaboration with Tiwánee van der Horst and Gebr. van der [...]

6 12, 2018

FORMER GRADUATE STUDENT ON BNR NEWS RADIO

2018-12-06T16:40:46+01:00December 6th, 2018|

On BNR nieuwsradio, Ilse ten Bruggencate explains her graduation assignment on the safety shoe nose cap. She designed, manufactured and tested the nose cap to showcase the possibilities of the TPC-cycle project. In the news item, she tells about the approach to make a highly loaded critical product form recycled material. More about [...]

2 11, 2018

SAFETY SHOE NOSE FROM RECYCLED THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES

2018-11-13T09:23:41+01:00November 2nd, 2018|

Saxion graduation student develops safety shoe nose made of thermoplastic composites waste Mechanical engineering student Ilse ten Bruggencate designed and tested during her Bachelor thesis assignment a safety shoe nose made of thermoplastic composite waste. The objective of her research was to investigate whether a safety shoe nose that meets the requirements of [...]