Four companies received the annual award for innovative application of plastics from the German Engineering Society’s materials engineering division (VDI Werkstofftechnik) this month for their work in developing and implementing the first successful production of an air filter system made from bio-polyamide ready for serial production. The four are:
Mann+Hummel’s Holger Findeisen (left) and Andreas Kloz accept the award.
“We are very pleased indeed. This award shows that our investigations for using bio-based plastics are definitely on the right track,” says Andreas Kloz, project manager bioplastics at Mann+Hummel. —[email protected]