Current Headlines

  1. Echo Global Logistics Awarded 2015 Truckload Carrier Of The Year By Partner Berry Plastics

    Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation management services, announced today it was selected by Berry Plastics Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY) as the 2015 Truckload Carrier of the Year

  2. Fenner Drives’ New Eagle SureConnect Connector/Polyurethane Belting System: Eliminates Welding, Drastically Cuts Downtime And Labor Costs

    Eagle SureConnect, an important innovation from Fenner Drives, radically reduces the complexity of installing polyurethane belting – slashing downtime and associated labor costs

  3. Preserving Mother Earth: Ford First Automaker To Use Captured CO2 To Develop Foam And Plastic For Vehicles

    Ford Motor Company is the first automaker to formulate and test new foam and plastic components using carbon dioxide as feedstock. Researchers expect to see the new biomaterials in Ford production vehicles within five years

  4. Amcor Rigid Plastics Continues Growth Strategy With Acquisition Of Plastic Moulders Limited

    Amcor Rigid Plastics has purchased Plastic Moulders Limited, a privately held Toronto-based custom precision molding business. “This acquisition will continue our growth strategy,” said Mike Schmitt, Amcor Rigid Plastics president

  5. Tosoh Bioscience LLC And The University Of Akron Debut The Tosoh Polymer Chromatography Laboratory At The Goodyear Polymer Center, Akron, OH

    Tosoh Bioscience and the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron, one of the world’s top-ranked polymer sciences programs, will celebrate the opening of a new laboratory for the analysis of polymers and composite materials this Wednesday, May 11

  6. Olivo Labs Scientists Develop Novel Polymer That Replicates Young Skin

    Olivo Labs, the pioneering company formed to address unmet needs in the dermatological field through proprietary biomaterials technology, recently announced that scientists from its lab joined together with others to publish a paper describing a novel polymer platform in Nature Materials

  7. Chemtura’s Urethanes Business Expands Its Distribution Relationship With Azelis Americas

    Chemtura Corporation announces recently that Azelis Americas will be its sole distributor for its pre-polymer urethanes, curatives and polyester polyols product lines* in North America

  8. Pro Seal & Plastics Announces Distribution Agreement With Freudenberg-NOK

    Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies has added Pro Seal & Plastics as an Approved Distributor within North America. Freudenberg-NOK is a leading producer of elastomeric materials and precision molded products for the aerospace, automotive, truck & bus, fluid power, agricultural, energy, food and beverage, construction, recreational and chemical industries

  9. Relyon Plasma Treatment Systems Now Available From Intertronics

    Intertronics have recently announced a new sales partnership with plasma treatment company Relyon Plasma GmbH which brings their advanced technology within reach of UK manufacturers

  10. PQ Corporation Announces Closing Of Merger With Eco Services Operations LLC

    PQ Corporation (“PQ”), a leading global manufacturer of specialty inorganic performance chemicals, high-end catalysts, and engineered glass beads, and Eco Services Operations LLC (“Eco Services”), the North American leader in sulfuric acid recycling services, announced recently the closing of a previously announced merger that bolsters PQ’s position as a world-class specialty inorganic chemical company