Current Headlines

  1. ExxonMobil Expands New Exceed XP Performance Polymers Portfolio

    ExxonMobil is expanding its Exceed XP – when eXtreme Performance matters – portfolio with the introduction of new grades at its K2016 pavilion (FG04) in Dusseldorf, Germany, from 19-26 October

  2. PolyOne To Begin Specialty Engineered Materials Production In India

    PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today announced that it expects to begin local production of specialty engineered materials at its existing facility in Pune, India in January 2017

  3. Manufacturers Use Innovative Celanese Polymers To Keep Fluids, Materials And Power Moving

    Industrial manufacturers depend on a multitude of moving parts to keep the operations of machinery, products, fluids and power in motion

  4. Kultevat And KeyGene Enter Into A Partnership And License Agreement To Scale Up Dandelion Rubber Production In North America

    Kultevat Inc. (St. Louis, MO) and KeyGene Inc. (Wageningen, The Netherlands) have extended their research collaboration to produce natural rubber in roots of dandelion plants for the sustainable production of natural rubber

  5. National Manufacturing Day Showcases Key Role Of Recycling In U.S. Economy

    The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) recently joins in the celebration of National Manufacturing Day by highlighting the many positive contributions the recycling industry to the U.S. manufacturing landscape

  6. Verdezyne Signs Distribution Agreement With Aceto Corporation

    Verdezyne Inc., a synthetic biology company producing biobased chemicals, and Aceto Corporation (ACET), the leader in the marketing, sales and distribution of specialty chemicals in the U.S., announced an agreement for sales and distribution of Verdezyne's BIOLON® DDDA (biobased dodecanedioic acid). BIOLON DDDA will be produced by Verdezyne and will be distributed in the United States of America by Aceto

  7. Clariant Adds Polyketone Masterbatches, Compounds; Expanding Portfolio Of Colors For Engineering Resins

    Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, has announced availability of standard colors for aliphatic polyketone (PK) polymers

  8. Garland’s New KEE-Stone® Thermoplastic Roof Membrane Leads Industry In UV And Aging Performance

    Garland’s new KEE-Stone FB 60 fleece-backed thermoplastic membraneexceeded industry standard weathering tests tenfold, standing up against even the harshest weather and UV radiation

  9. GreenMantra™ Technologies Introduces Ceranovus™ Waxes For Improved Processing Of Recycled Polymers

    GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing producer of high-value waxes from recycled plastics, is introducing to the plastics reprocessing industry its line of Ceranovus waxes specifically designed to improve the processing of recycled polymers as well as end product performance

  10. Revolutionary Program To Convert Previously Non-Recycled Plastics Into Energy Launches In The Omaha Area

    Hefty Energy Bag - a unique program designed to convert previously non-recycled plastics into energy, recently launched in the Omaha area. Plastics collected through the program will be sorted at a local recycling facility and converted into energy used in cement production