Opportunity Joint research, joint development, licensing and equipment installation
Timeline Partner selection: Within 6 months Start of collaboration: Within 1 year
Financials Required budget guaranteed (negotiable depending on the proposal)
How to Apply Click "Respond", complete the form to the extent possible, and submit along with other attachment files available.
After creating your account for NineSights, your draft will be automatically saved and you can resume later from "Control Center". Please note you do not submit confidential information at this process.
SOLUTION PROVIDER HELP DESK If you have any questions or request, please feel free to contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Recycling Technology for Mixed Plastic Waste
Nine Sigma, representing Suntory Beverage & Food Limited, seeks technologies for recycling plastic waste that include various types of plastic.
The technologies do not necessarily have to include all processes related to recycling, and any organization regardless of form, such as corporation, university, or research institution, is widely welcomed if the organization has partial technologies related to such recycling technologies.
Key Success Criteria
Key Success Criteria
Not only technologies that already satisfy the following requirements but also technologies that are expected to meet the requirements through joint development with clients are also welcomed.
It must be possible to recycle plastic waste that include some of the following plastic materials, or plastic waste that contain materials other than plastic such as paper and metal.
Polyethylene terephthalate (PET)
In addition to the above, plastics that are used as food packaging are eligible.
It must be possible to recycle mixed plastic waste as food packaging material at a low cost and with safety guaranteed (Assuming application to cup beverage).
For example, the following technologies related to recycling are expected, but are not limited to the following, and various technical approaches are welcomed.
Chemical recycling technology
Plastic liquidation technology
Manufacturing technology for food packaging made from liquidated material
Technology to separate single and highly pure plastic materials from mixed plastic waste
Separation by specific gravity
Separation by spectroscopy imaging
Technology to separate only plastic from waste plastic mixed with materials other than plastic (paper, metal, etc.)
Approaches not of Interest
Approaches Not of Interest
The following approaches are not eligible for this request.
Recycling technology as an energy source such as heat
Thermal recycling technology
Items to be Submitted
The client, Suntory Beverage & Food Limited, recognizes the importance of establishing a sustainable food packaging recycling system as a corporation that has social responsibility for the environment.
A group company of the client, PT SUNTORY Garuda Beverage, is a beverage manufacturer in Indonesia. Various types of plastics are often found in plastic waste in Indonesia, and technology for recycling such mixed plastic waste is demanded by society.
This request is thus conducted for companies and researchers all over the world so as to identify partners that are willing to jointly develop key technologies in the establishment of a recycling system for mixed plastic waste.