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  1. KRAIBURG TPE Meets Railway Standards
    5/27/2019

    KRAIBURG TPE is expanding its flame-retardant product portfolio with innovative materials which, in addition to UL 94 V0, meet DIN 45545-2 for railway applications

  2. 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

  3. Lightning Labels Expands New Eco-Friendly Product Suite Introducing CleanFlake Labels
    5/14/2019

    Food and beverage makers that want to score points with environmentally conscious customers now have eco-friendly labeling that makes recycling easier than ever. Lightning Labels introduces CleanFlake Labels by Avery Dennison, a new earth-friendly label technology that cuts waste and improves PET recycling

  4. LAST-A-FOAM® FR-4800 High Temperature, Low CTE Tooling Foam To Be Highlighted By General Plastics Manufacturing Co. At SAMPE 2019 Conference And Exhibition
    5/14/2019

    General Plastics Manufacturing Co. will be exhibiting at the upcoming SAMPE 2019 Conference and Exhibition, on May 20-23, 2019 in Charlotte, NC. Show attendees can drop by Booth T30 where the company will showcase its newest product, the LAST-A-FOAM® FR-4800 tooling board, various rigid foam core materials such as its FST/OSU-compliant FR-3800 foam core, and custom-molded parts capabilities

  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. Polyplastics' New DURACON®POM Grade Combines Durability And Sliding Performance
    5/9/2019

    Polyplastics Co., Ltd., a leading global supplier of engineering plastics, announced the launch of a new polyoxymethylene (POM) grade, DURACON (R) POM WW-09, which combines high strength with good creep and sliding properties

  7. Plastic Gets A Do-Over: Breakthrough Discovery Recycles Plastic From The Inside Out
    5/6/2019

    Light yet sturdy, plastic is great – until you no longer need it. Because plastics contain various additives, like dyes, fillers, or flame retardants, very few plastics can be recycled without loss in performance or aesthetics

  8. DS Smith Plastics Injection Moulding Business Introduces Loop Ready Packaging
    5/6/2019

    DS Smith Plastics, Injection Moulding business segment is proud to launch a new line of packaging options known as Loop Ready Packaging (LRP). LRPs are robust, re-usable, returnable and fully recyclable packaging options that deliver incredible benefits for brands, retailers, consumers and the planet

  9. Arkema Selects Singapore For The Production Of Its Rilsan High-Performance Bio-Sourced Polyamides
    5/3/2019

    Arkema has chosen the location of Jurong Island in Singapore to build its new world-scale plant dedicated to the manufacture of the amino 11 monomer and its flagship Rilsan polyamide 11 resins

  10. 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