RAREPlastic offers an alternative end-of-life to landfill within the wind energy sector.
RAREPlastic is a €100k funded project which is being funded under the Green Enterprise: Innovation for a Circular Economy programme by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency).
RAREPlastic aims to develop an innovative manufacturing process that uses recyclable reinforced plastic for producing wind turbine blades using:
RAREPlastic aligns with plastic waste prevention in supporting the circular economy in Ireland by:
The new process also reduces waste during the kitting of the glass fibres.