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  1. Grace Licenses UNIPOL® PP Process Technology To Datong Coal Mine Group Co., Ltd.
    8/5/2019

    W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA), the leading independent supplier of polyolefin catalyst technology and polypropylene (PP) process technology, has licensed its UNIPOL® PP Process Technology to Datong Coal Mine Group Co., Ltd. The UNIPOL® PP facility, located in Datong, China, will produce 430 KTA of polypropylene and is scheduled to be completed in 2022

  2. Momentive To Showcase New Silicone Technologies At K 2019
    8/5/2019

    Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (“Momentive”), a global leader in specialty chemicals and materials, will introduce a range of new silicone technologies at K 2019, the industry’s largest trade fair for the global plastics and rubber industries

  3. SDK Develops Technology To Directly Join/Bond Aluminum Alloys And Polycarbonate Resin
    8/1/2019

    Showa Denko (SDK) has developed an innovative technology to directly join/bond aluminum alloys and polycarbonate resin—a commodity amorphous engineering plastic—without using an adhesive

  4. San Antonio, TX Roofing Company Patriot Roofing Launches Innovative New Product: EuroShield Rubber Roofing Systems
    8/1/2019

    “At Patriot Roofing we’re extremely proud to offer such an outstanding line of products,” says company co-owner Todd Garrett. “EuroShield Rubber Roofing shingles are manufactured from 95% recycled tires. Not only do they last a lifetime, they are also beautiful to look at, too!”

  5. Legal Petition Seeks Ban On Plastic Pollution From Petrochemical Plants
    7/23/2019

    More than 270 community and conservation organizations filed a legal petition recently that demands the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency adopt strict new water-pollution limits for industrial plants that create plastic.

  6. Renco Gloves Announces Expansion Of Polymer Product Manufacturing
    7/22/2019

    Effective immediately, Renco Corporation of Manchester, Massachusetts, an industry leading producer and supplier of drybox gloves, drybox accessories, laboratory gloves, and contamination control products has announced expansion with its rubber and plastics fabrication facility in Colebrook, New Hampshire, which operates under the name American Performance Polymers, LLC

  7. Aditya Birla Chemicals Acquires Recyclable Thermoset Technology From Connora Technologies
    7/19/2019

    Aditya Birla Chemicals Thailand Limited today announced the acquisition of Recyclamine® Technology from Chemical Technology startup Connora Technologies

  8. Apex Plastics Adds New View Stripe Capability
    7/18/2019

    Apex Plastics is pleased to announce the addition of a view stripe capability to its bottle production. This new capability will allow the company to offer its customers an added feature that will make their products stand apart in the marketplace

  9. 5000 Tons Of Plastic Released Into The Environment Every Year
    7/12/2019

    Plastic should not be found in the environment. In order to estimate for the first time the exact extent of plastic pollution in Switzerland, the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) has mandated Empa researchers to calculate how much plastic gets into the environment.

  10. X-Rite Helps Package Printers And Plastic Manufacturers Control Color On Cylindrical-Shaped Items
    7/9/2019

    X-Rite Incorporated and Pantone LLC, global leaders in color science and technology, today announced a new fixture that helps manufacturers measure and control color on small plastic parts, cups, bottles, tubes, and other curved surfaces without damaging the sample