3D printing reduces waste. As stated in Leuven, Belgium – on November 18, 2020. Materialize NV (Nasdaq: MTLS), a leading company in 3D technology solutions in the industrial and medical markets, announces Bluesint PA12, a material innovation that makes it possible to 3D print with up to 100% re-used powder. 3D printing is often considered a sustainable manufacturing technology. Still, a new Lifecycle Analysis indicates that for large series of identical products, 3D printing has an enormous environmental impact compared to conventional production technology. With the announcement of Bluesint PA12, Materialise creates a path towards eliminating waste in 3D printing.
February 1, 2021,