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  1. Westlake Chemical To Expand Chlor-Alkali, PVC And VCM Capacities At Facilities In Germany And Louisiana

    Westlake Chemical Corporation recently announced that it will expand capacities for the production of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) at three of its chemical facilities

  2. Gaudreau Environnement To Expand Processing Capabilities For Foam Recycling

    Gaudreau Environnement has received a $49,250 grant from the Foam Recycling Coalition to fund a foam densifier to add to its current materials recovery processing system

  3. Spectrum Plastics Group Acquires Apex Resource Technologies

    Spectrum Plastics Group, a market leading medical extruder with complementary injection molding, silicone, and assembly capabilities, recently announces that it has acquired Apex Resource Technologies, Inc

  4. Polycarbonate Sheet From Covestro LLC Protects And Preserves Berlin Wall Relic

    Nearly 30 years ago, the fall of the Berlin Wall put an end to the political divide in Germany. A piece of this iconic structure, which once drew people apart, is now bringing them together at the German Society of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and the German Embassy in Washington, D.C., both of which are home to a Berlin Wall installation

  5. Meridian Waste Solutions’ Attis Innovations Partners With Genarex

    Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRDN) (“Meridian” or the “Company”), an innovative technology and integrated, non-hazardous solid waste services company, today announced a strategic partnership with Genarex FD LLC (“Genarex”) to develop a broader range of bioadditives for the plastics market

  6. Kraton Increases Capacity For SYLVATRAXX™ Tread Enhancement Additives

    Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, announces it intends to increase operational capacity of SYLVATRAXX tread enhancement additives (TEA) to meet the growing demand in the tire industry

  7. Hexion Announces First Mobile Permian Basin Resin Coating Plant

    The Oilfield Technology Group (OTG) of Hexion Inc. (Hexion) recently announced its new Voyager mobile resin coating service. Initially located in the Permian Basin, the innovative Voyager service is the first mobile manufacturing solution that provides in-basin resin coated proppant manufacturing for application in the oil and gas industry

  8. PolyOne To Begin Thermoplastic Elastomer Production In India

    PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today announced it expects to begin production of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) this summer at its existing facility in Pune, India. PolyOne currently produces color and additive concentrates and engineered polymer solutions at the Pune facility

  9. Anellotech And Suntory Honored As Recipients of “Top 10 Innovations” Award By Innovation for Cool Earth Forum

    Anellotech, a sustainable technology company pioneering the production of cost-competitive renewable chemicals and fuels from non-food biomass, recently announced that its alliance with Japan-based Suntory, one of the world’s leading consumer beverage companies, was honored as a recipient of the “Top 10 Innovations” award at the 2017 Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) in Japan 

  10. AstroTurf Introduces BIONIC, The New WonderFiber

    Over the decades, AstroTurf has prided itself on being the leaders of innovation in the synthetic turf industry, and in 2018 AstroTurf has done it again with the BIONIC Fiber, a new breakthrough in fiber technology