The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached an agreement with Canyon Plastics, Inc. to resolve federal Clean Water Act violations. The company has corrected the deficiencies found at its facility in Valencia, Calif., and obtained a stormwater permit
Milacron Holdings Corp., a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry announced its entry into the polyolefin sheet extrusion market
Plastic and competitive pipe is used for the conveyance of potable water, wastewater, heating and cooling fluids, foodstuffs, chemicals, gases, compressed air and vacuum system applications. Use of plastic and competitive pipe offers a broad range of advantages such as moderate cost, corrosion resistance, ease of handling and installation and long service life
Total and Corbion are joining forces to develop bioplastics by creating a 50/50 joint venture to produce and market polylactic (PLA) polymers. The two partners plan to build a world-class PLA polymerization plant with a capacity of 75,000 tons per year at Corbion's site in Thailand that already has a lactide (PLA monomer) production unit that will become part of the joint venture
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced recently it received a contract from ExxonMobil Chemical Company to provide engineering, design and construction management services as part of a new 650 kTa polyethylene facility to be located at ExxonMobil’s Beaumont polyethylene plant
An EPIKOTE epoxy resin system from Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”) used in the production of structural composite parts for the BMW 7-Series automobiles earned the People’s Choice award for Most Innovative Composite Part at the recent Society of Plastic Engineers’ (SPE) 16th Annual Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition
ExxonMobil announced recently plans to add a new production unit at its Beaumont polyethylene plant that will increase capacity by 65 percent – or approximately 650,000 tonnes per year -- to meet growing demand for high performance plastics.
Integral Technologies, Inc. (OTC-QB:ITKG) ("Integral"), an emerging light-weighting leader and its wholly owned subsidiary ElectriPlast Corp., today announced another completed order for its ElectriPlast conductive plastic, to LeddarTech, a leader in the field of optical detection technology.
Amcor Rigid Plastics, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of rigid plastic packaging for the food, beverage, spirits, home/personal care, and healthcare industries, has completed the acquisition of Sonoco’s Global Plastics blow molding business in North America