Siemens' novel CFRP recycling process will encounter many commercialization challenges

Siemens and several partners – including Audi, BMW, SGL Carbon, Neenah-Gessner, Voith Composites, the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics, and the Bavarian Institute of Applied Environmental Research and Technology – in the German MAI Carbon industry cluster are developing a novel procedure...

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