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  1. Plastics Pipe Institute Issues Advisory For Substandard Plastic Pipe
    9/4/2018

    The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) today issued a warning about substandard plastic pipe. High-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe that does not comply with relevant product standards has been found in the oil and gas gathering operations of the Permian and Delaware basins in Texas and New Mexico, according to the association. These pipelines are not marked with relevant product standard requirements, and may not comply with those product standards. Pipe that is not properly

  2. Next Generation Of Leaders To Join Fight Against Plastic Pollution
    8/30/2018

    Government has announced new partnership with UK Scouts to inspire and empower young people to tackle plastic pollution

  3. Keene Village Plastics Announces Three New Flexible Filaments
    8/28/2018

    Keene Village Plastics is pleased to announce and introduce three new premium flexible filaments

  4. Eriez Technology Assists In Preventing Plastic Contamination Recalls In Food Manufacturing
    8/28/2018

    With more than a decade of sales achieved, Eriez FDA-compliant PolyMag Additives are now widely used by molders around the world for imparting metal detectability, x-ray contrast and magnetic susceptibility into plastic tools used in the food manufacturing process which have the potential to make their way into food products.

  5. Mitsui Chemicals To Increase Production Capacity For TAFMER High-Performance Elastomers
    8/24/2018

    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (President & CEO: Tsutomu Tannowa) today announced that Mitsui Elastomers Singapore Pte Ltd (MELS; Managing Director: Shinya Matsunaga), a wholly owned subsidiary based in Singapore, is set to raise its production capacity for TAFMER high-performance elastomers

  6. Hexion And Vanora Create A New Biocide-Free Waterborne Binder Solution For The Paint And Coatings Industry
    8/8/2018

    VeoVa vinyl ester monomer from Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”) is a key component in a new specialized binder developed by Vanora for the paint and coatings industry that is environmentally preferred for having no volatile organic compounds (VOCs)

  7. InventHelp Inventor Develops ALL PURPOSE PVC PIPE CUTTER (KXX-119)
    8/8/2018

    "I thought there could be an easier way to cut plastic piping while working on various plumbing projects," said an inventor, from Philadelphia, Tenn., "so I invented the ALL PURPOSE PVC PIPE CUTTER that does more than cutting - takes glue lids off, measures, takes shark-bite fittings off, etc

  8. Designer Polymers On Demand
    8/8/2018

    When jewelers create a necklace, they control the order and number of each bead or jewel they use to form a desired pattern.

  9. Mobile Specs App Now Available For Free To Plastics Processors
    8/7/2018

    Recently Mobile Specs, LLC announced their Mobile Specs app for plastics processors is now available for free. The app includes up to 25 processing parameters for more than 20,000 commercially available plastic materials from over 100 resin suppliers

  10. MOL Group And APK Form Strategic Partnership For Plastic Recycling
    8/2/2018

    MOL Group and APK AG signed a strategic cooperation agreement yesterday in Merseburg. As a first step in the cooperation MOL will support the completion of APK’s Merseburg plant. The plant will serve as a pilot for the innovative solvent-based process, called Newcycling, which enables the recovery of high-quality materials from complex multi-layer packaging