There are many challenging goals that have been set that aim to reduce climate change by increasing recycling and reducing the amounts in landfill. There is no magic wand that will solve the issue overnight, but this insight article explores how RFID can help to improve collection rates.
ELECTRONICS WEEKLY. Cambridge-based flexible electronics company PragmatIC has been awarded a £1.3m contract by the UK Government Sustainable Innovation Fund for a recycling scheme based on NFC technology. Up to a million electronic tags will be involved.
PragmatIC receives £1.3m contract from UK Government Sustainable Innovation Fund to turn waste into worth
PragmatIC, a world leader in flexible electronics, has been awarded a £1.3 million contract from the UK Government Sustainable Innovation Fund for a state-of-the-art recycling scheme based on PragmatIC’s ultra-low-cost NFC technology. In an initiative code-named SPRITE (Sustainable Plast...
PragmatIC is not just the name of our company, it is how we approach every task as individuals and as teams. Alastair Hanlon, CCO, explores how this pragmatism has led us to form a number of deep...
Joao De Oliveira, SVP Business Development at PragmatIC, took part in the Virtual CPES 2021 (Canadian Printed and flexible Electronics Symposium), talking about how our innovative, ultra-low-cost flexible electronics can open up new opportunities not possible with traditional electronics.
OPE JOURNAL. Alastair Hanlon, Chief Commercial Officer at PragmatIC Semiconductor, discusses low-cost RFID, flexible electronics and sensors as technological foundations for truly smart living, and explains why it's the beginning of a new era – The Internet of Everything.
PragmatIC Semiconductor is fortunate to be working with exciting business partners who are experts in their own fields. This is helping to propel forward adoption of our pioneering flexible...
Dr Feras Alkhalil, Director of R&D, PragmatIC, was pleased to present ‘Towards ubiquitous flexible sensor electronics’ at the innoLAE (Innovations in Large-Area Electronics) 2021 Virtual Conference, outlining solutions for global challenges.
PACKAGING EUROPE. A partnership between Avery Dennison Smartrac, PragmatIC Semiconductor and Schreiner MediPharm has seen the three companies combine their expertise to leverage the power of near-field communication (NFC) in smart packaging for healthcare.
Alastair Hanlon (CCO, PragmatIC) and Benoit Jourde (Senior Business Development Manager Healthcare, Avery Dennison Smartrac) presented at the Wearable Injectors and Connected Device Webinar.
Food waste is a huge global problem - one third of what is produced is lost, enough to feed the world's hungry four times over. Most food is packaged in plastic, so if we reduce food waste we reduce plastic waste. This insight article examines the role RFID and electronics could play.
RFID JOURNAL. Pharmaceutical firms have begun applying Schreiner MediPharm labels with built-in Avery Dennison inlays and PragmatIC flexible ICs to medications, enabling users to authenticate drugs and ensure proper usage.