Business Wire

  1. Key Investment Solutions Acquires Eco-Friendly Alternative To Chemical Paint Stripping, StripMasters, And Rebrands As BLASTICS
    6/12/2019

    Key Investment Solutions announced today that it has acquired StripMasters, a Georgetown, Ky.-based eco-friendly alternative to chemical paint stripping for an undisclosed amount, and will invest an additional $2M to rapidly expand capacity at its Georgetown facility in 2019. As part of the acquisition, StripMasters will be rebranded under the new company name BLASTICS to reflect its core business of recycled plastic media blasting. The operational leadership and management of BLASTICS, formerly StripMasters, will

  2. Protolabs Introduces Precision Color Matching On Molded Parts
    6/11/2019

    Digital manufacturing leader, Protolabs has introduced an all-new color-matching system into its plastic injection molding service. PolyOne’s PINPOINT Express Color and Dosing System, featuring 3M precision dispensing and dosing technologies, allows Protolabs to develop custom colors on site, drastically reducing the time it takes to mold short-run plastic parts in precise colors

  3. Parx Plastics Finalises Structuring For Silicone Market
    6/11/2019

    Parx Plastics NV has finalized the structuring of a separate entity to market antimicrobial technologies for silicone materials

  4. Brightmark Energy Breaks Ground On Nation’s First Commercial-Scale Plastics-To-Fuel Facility In Indiana
    5/22/2019

    Brightmark Energy, a San Francisco-based waste and energy development company, recently broke ground on the nation’s first commercial-scale plastics-to-fuel plant in Ashley, Indiana

  5. ExxonMobil Doubles Manufacturing Capacity Of Specialty Elastomers At Newport, Wales Plant
    5/13/2019

    ExxonMobil said recently it has completed an expansion of its specialty elastomers manufacturing plant in Newport, Wales, which doubles the plant’s manufacturing capacity and increases global manufacturing capacity of Santoprene thermoplastic elastomers by 25 percent

  6. Mount Gay Demonstrates Commitment To Environment With 'More Taste, Less Waste' Campaign With Oceana
    5/1/2019

    Mount Gay, the makers of the world’s oldest rum, is supporting Oceana, the largest international organization dedicated solely to ocean conservation, with the launch of More Taste, Less Waste, a collaborative Mount Gay Rum x Oceana pledge campaign that promotes the reduction of single-use plastics as a means to advocate for the reduction of plastic use

  7. AmSty And Agilyx Launch Joint Venture, Regenyx LLC
    4/30/2019

    AmSty and Agilyx announce they have formed a joint venture, Regenyx LLC, dedicated to fully recycling post-consumer polystyrene materials back to new polystyrene products. Regenyx will utilize Agilyx’s chemical recycling process to convert used polystyrene products back to their original liquid form, styrene monomer

  8. Nestlé Waters, PepsiCo And Suntory Beverage & Food Europe Join Consortium Founded by Carbios And L’Oréal To Support The World’s First Enzymatic Technology For The Recycling Of Plastics
    4/29/2019

    Regulatory News: On behalf of the Consortium, Carbios, (Paris:ALCRB), a company pioneering new, bio-industrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, and L’Oréal, worldwide beauty leader, are pleased to announce a major partnership with Nestlé Waters, PepsiCo and Suntory Beverage & Food Europe. Carbios has developed a unique and sustainable technology using highly specific enzymes that can recycle much broader PET plastics and polyester fibers feedstock than other recycling technologies. This

  9. Kazanorgsintez (KOS) Adds Metallocene Polyethylene Production To UNIPOL PE Reactor Line
    4/25/2019

    PJSC Kazanorgsintez (KOS) has successfully produced metallocene polyethylene resin on their existing UNIPOL PE Reactor Line located in Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, in the Russian Federation 

  10. DURAMAX TRUSSCORE Brings Innovative Vinyl Wall Panels To The Masses
    4/11/2019

    Duramax Trusscore, the leading supplier in water resistant wall panels, is bringing vinyl panels, a superior solution to FRP, directly to buyers in the US. In the past, vinyl panels were only available wholesale to large facilities and industrial buyers, but now anyone in the United States can buy direct