Current Headlines

  1. Plastics Expert Reveals New Composite Materials Are Entering The Fabrication Industry – Part 2
    3/26/2014

    In the previous part of this series on Aluminum Composite Materials, the materials were defined with respect to what they are, how they are fabricated, and the advantages of using ACMs

  2. Borealis And Borouge Introduce A Lightweight BorPure PE Innovation For Caps And Closures
    3/25/2014

    Borealis and Borouge, leading providers of innovative, value-creating plastics solutions, have launched an advanced grade of their BorPure high density polyethylene (HDPE) family to support the global beverage industry’s lightweighting trend for caps and closures

  3. Bulb Seals And Trim Seals For Weatherstripping And Window Rubber: Elasto Proxy Announces Bulb Trim Seals Made Of EPDM, TPR, PVC, And TPE For Indoor And Outdoor Use
    3/25/2014

    Elasto Proxy, global supplier of custom seals and specialty insulation, announces bulb trim seals for weatherstripping and window rubber. With offices in Canada, the U.S., and China, Elasto Proxy strengthens supply chains with on-time deliveries of high-value, low-to-medium volume rubber products

  4. Arevo Labs Announces Carbon Fiber And Nanotube-Reinforced High Performance Materials For 3D Printing Process
    3/24/2014

    Arevo Labs, a Silicon Valley startup, announced recently the availability of technology and materials to create Ultra Strong High Performance Polymer parts using a 3D printing process

  5. Smith & Wesson® Announces Vertical Integration Of Precision Plastic Molding Supplier
    3/24/2014

    Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Deep River Plastics, LLC ("Deep River Plastics"), a newly formed, wholly owned subsidiary of Smith & Wesson, will purchase substantially all of the net assets of Tri Town Precision Plastics, Inc. ("TTPP"), a provider of custom injection molding services, rapid prototyping, and tooling, and a key polymer supplier to Smith & Wesson. The transaction is expected to close around May 5, 2014, subject to certain conditions

  6. PolyShield Now Offering Protective Polymer Films For Touch Screen Displays And Equipment
    3/20/2014

    PolyShield is now offering protective polymer films for touch screen displays and equipment nationwide. This is an incredibly important purchase for business owners looking to protect their expensive and extensive technology

  7. Vikoz Enterprises Announces Plastic Scrap Recycling Made Easy
    3/19/2014

    The plastic recycling company, Vikoz Enterprises, announced an easy to use form on their website that gives customers the ability to easily request a quote for all their plastic recycling needs. The form is very simple to use and asks very basic information, such as contact details and plastic type

  8. APS Elastomers Offers Specially Compounded Thermoplastic Elastomers For Cable Sheathing
    3/17/2014

    APS Elastomers, North America’s fast-growing distributor and technical support resource for thermoplastic elastomers, now offers a new line of halogen-free, flame retardant TPE-S (styrenic block copolymer thermoplastic elastomer), TPV (thermoplastic vulcanizate) and TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) for consumer and industrial electronic power cords and auxiliary cables

  9. Tredegar Film Products To Expand In Pune, India
    3/12/2014

    Tredegar Film Products, a subsidiary of Tredegar Corporation, recently announced plans to expand its manufacturing capacity for apertured film for personal care applications at its Pune, India facility

  10. Extruded Rubber Profiles And Molded Rubber Profiles; Elasto Proxy Announces Stocking Over 700 Natural And Synthetic Industrial Rubber Products, Including Sponge Rubber
    3/4/2014

    Elasto Proxy, a global supplier of custom seals and specialty insulation, announces stocking over 700 rubber profiles in natural and synthetic materials, including solid and sponge rubber