The companies are jointly developing a new technology that, for the first time ever on space missions, will recycle plastic in zero gravity
At FEICA the company will also present solvents for adhesives and sealants.
At the event, the company will present new applications for its I'm greenT Green Plastic packaging. It will also show Braskem Amppleo, a polypropylene resin developed for the production of high performance foams, and display research work and advances made in intelligent packaging technology.
The agreements follow one week after the execution of the settlement agreement with the Brazilian Federal Prosecution Office (MPF).
The partnership between Braskem and Made In Space gives astronauts greater autonomy by enabling them to fabricate parts and tools using 3D printing.
Paired with other improvements in the company's LCA model, this investment allowed Braskem to reduce its CO2 emissions by 30%.