Total Ecosolutions ADvantage
The properties of these grades reduce the weight of cap by around 16% which results in significant material savings and save up to 16% of energy at processing in injection molding compared with the most widely used standard polyethylenes.
THE Environmental Performance
- 16% reduction in non-renewable resources consumption
- 16% reduction in energy consumption
- 16% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions
The use of 1000t of Lumicene® M5220, M5220M and M5222 averts the emission of around 550t of CO2 equivalent, which corresponds to the average annual emissions of approximately 55 citizens.
Source: European Environment Agency, October 2010: greenhouse gas emissions in EU 27 for 2008 = 9.9 tons of CO2 equivalent per capita.