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  1. Facility Tour Extends Plastics Industry Commitment To Raising Awareness, Increasing Recycling

    As part of its ongoing commitment to raise awareness and improve diversion rates, the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), in partnership with the Alberta Plastics Recycling Association (APRA) and the City of Edmonton, is organizing a tour of the Edmonton Waste Management Centre (EWMC) on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

  2. Gecko Biomedical Achieves Significant Milestone With ISO 13485:2003 Certification

    Gecko Biomedical, a French medical device company developing innovative polymers in the form of sealants and adhesives for wound closure, announced recently that it has received the ISO 13485:2003 certification for the design and development of its state-of-the-art technologies

  3. IMS Company Rolls Out The Industrial Molding ResQ Cart For Plastic Processors

    IMS Company developed the ResQ Cart to save shops time and effort when switching molds, fixing a press, or performing other general shop maintenance, with unique features designed to fit a molder’s everyday needs

  4. Plastics For Change Launches Mobile Platform To Reduce Plastic Pollution And Poverty

    Did you know that by 2025 there is expected to be one tonne of plastic for every three tonnes of fish in the sea? Plastics For Change is taking an innovative approach to address this problem

  5. Accella Performance Materials Announces Acquisition Of Burtin Polymer Labs And Coating & Foam Solutions

    Accella Performance Materials, a leading manufacturer of polyurethanes and recycled rubber products today announced the acquisitions of Burtin Polymer Labs (BPL) and Coating and Foam Solutions (CFS), a leading manufacturer of spray foams and coatings for insulation and roofing as well as specialized spray elastomers including the Bullet Liner brand for truck bed liners and heavy duty coatings

  6. HASCO Combines Stratasys 3D Printing With Quick-Change Mold System To Create New Price/Performance Benchmark For Low Volume Injection Molding

    Stratasys Ltd., a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, recently announced that worldwide moldmaker, HASCO, has developed a rapid, cost-efficient method to producing low volumes of injection molded prototypes by integrating Stratasys 3D printing with its K3500 quick-change mold system

  7. Celanese Introduces PPS Engineering Polymer Grades To Japanese Market

    Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, recently announces the introduction of Celanese Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) to the Japanese market to meet the demanding product quality and materials specification needs of automotive customers in the country

  8. SABIC's Polymershapes And AgiLight, Inc. Sign Distribution Agreement

    AgiLight, Inc. a leading manufacturer of high performing LED (light emitting diode) signage lighting systems signed a distribution agreement with SABIC’s Polymershapes distribution business, one of the world’s largest distributors of plastic, sheet, rod, tube, film, LED image lighting and associated products

  9. Vycom’s Thermax Provides Economical Solution For Plastics Design’s Clean Room Furniture

    Plastic Design, Inc., of Chelmsford, MA, a leading fabricator of clean room equipment and furniture, has selected Vycom’s Thermax for a high-profile job with a longtime customer

  10. MHG Funds Global Trek To Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution And Alternatives

    Recently, CEO of MHG, Paul A. Pereira announced the company is sponsoring an expedition to raise awareness regarding plastic pollution on a global scale