Business Wire

  1. Dow Announces New Actions To Support Global Efforts On Plastic Waste
    11/27/2018

    Dow announced its intention to further invest and develop new global initiatives and solutions that work to prevent and remediate plastic waste in the environment 

  2. Brightmark Energy Announces Major Investment In Nation’s First Commercial-Scale Plastics-To-Fuel Plant
    11/9/2018

    Brightmark Energy, a San Francisco-based renewable energy development company, has acquired a majority interest and invested $10M in a groundbreaking plastics-to-fuel technology company, RES Polyflow, while committing to an additional $47M investment in the first commercial-scale plant to utilize this technology, which will be located in Indiana

  3. AmSty And Agilyx Announce Joint Venture For Polystyrene Recycling
    11/8/2018

    AmSty and Agilyx have signed a Letter of Intent to form a joint venture that will assume operations of Agilyx’s first-in-kind polystyrene recycling facility in Tigard, Oregon

  4. Rain-X Debuts Its Newest Premium Beam Wiper Blade, Rain-X Silicone AdvantEdge, Featuring Innovative Silicone Rubber Technology
    10/16/2018

    ITW Global Brands, a leader in servicing the auto aftermarket with best-selling car care products, has launched the new Rain-X Silicone AdvantEdge Wiper Blade, the only premium beam wiper blade sold in auto retail stores that features precision-engineered silicone rubber designed to withstand the most extreme weather conditions

  5. Amco Polymers Announces Expansion Into Mexico
    10/15/2018

    Amco Polymers, a leading distributor of commodity, engineering and specialty polymers, is pleased to announce the expansion of their distribution business into Mexico

  6. KKR To Acquire Minnesota Rubber And Plastics From Norwest Equity Partners
    10/12/2018

    Quadion LLC, d.b.a. Minnesota Rubber and Plastics (“MRP” or the “Company”), a leading provider of elastomer and thermoplastic solutions, announced recently that it is being acquired by KKR, a global investment firm, from Norwest Equity Partners (“NEP”), a Minneapolis-based middle-market equity investment firm

  7. HEXPOL Acquires Kirkhill Rubber; Well-Known U.S. Rubber Compounder
    9/18/2018

    HEXPOL is pleased to announce the acquisition of the business of Kirkhill Rubber from the founder Mr. Edward Reker, his family and co-owners

  8. Plastics Environmental Council To Develop Biodegradation Standard For Plastics Additives And New Certification Seal
    10/25/2011
    The Plastics Environmental Council (PEC) recently announced the sponsorship of a research study to produce the first standard specification for the landfill biodegradation of petroleum- and natural gas-derived plastics that have been treated with additives that enhance biodegradation
  9. ThermoFab Expands Design Capability
    11/20/2008
    ThermoFab, a manufacturer of custom plastic enclosures, today announced an increased investment in the Company’s in-house product design services that will further ensure quality control and project delivery times to its customers
  10. KBR Selected For Pre-FEED Study For Polyethylene Units At Petrochemical Complex By Egypt Hydrocarbon Corporation (EHC)
    11/20/2008
    KBR, today announced that it has been awarded a contract by Egypt Hydrocarbon Corporation (EHC) to complete a pre-Front End Engineering Design (pre-FEED) study for two polyethylene units at its proposed Petrochemical Complex. The complex will be located 25 km (15.5 miles) from Suez, Egypt, near the Red Sea