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  1. New Thermoplastic Elastomers Available For Special Applications
    4/11/2018

    Primex Color, Compounding & Additives (PCC&A), formerly O’Neil Color & Compounding, a leading supplier of color and polymer solutions for plastics processors, has expanded its line of Faraprene thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs)

  2. Air Liquide Signs A New Long-Term Contract In The United States With LyondellBasell
    4/10/2018

    Air Liquide recently signed a new long-term agreement with LyondellBasell, one of the world’s largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies, to supply oxygen to LyondellBasell’s new large-scale petrochemical plant which will be constructed in Channelview, Texas

  3. Stratasys Adds PEKK-Based, High-Performance Thermoplastic: Antero 800NA, For FDM Process
    4/10/2018

    Stratasys, a global leader in applied additive technology solutions, recently introduced for its FDM process, a new PEKK-based high-performance thermoplastic, called Antero 800NA

  4. BioLogiQ Launches Three New BioPolymers That Enhance Packaging And Product Sustainability
    4/3/2018

    BioLogiQ, Inc., a bioplastic resin manufacturing company specializing in environmentally friendly plastic products made from renewable resources, announced today that it is launching three new grades of its plant-based plastic, NuPlastiQ® BioPolymers

  5. Badger Licensing Awarded Contract To Provide Technology For New Ethylbenzene / Styrene Monomer Plant In China
    3/29/2018

    Badger Licensing LLC (Badger) recently announced that Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Chemical Co., Ltd. (Hengli) has selected Badger’s proprietary technologies for a 720 KTA grassroots ethylbenzene / styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant being built in Changxing Island Economic Zone, Dalian City, Liaoning Province, People’s Republic of China 

  6. Mitsui Chemicals To Launch MILASTOMER™ Production In North America
    3/26/2018

    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (TOKYO:4183)(President & CEO: Tsutomu Tannowa) has decided to set up a new production facility for MILASTOMER™ thermoplastic olefin elastomer at the Ohio-plant of its U.S. subsidiary Advanced Composites, Inc. (President: Keiji Shite). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180326006195/en/ New facility site at Advanced Composites, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire) Overview of New Production Facility 1. Product MILASTOMER™ 2. Location Advanced Composites, Inc., Ohio plant 3. Capacity 1

  7. Lightwave Logic Successfully Demonstrates Packaged Polymer Modulators Designed For 50Gbps
    3/26/2018

    Lightwave Logic, Inc. (OTCQB: LWLG), a technology company focused on the development of Next Generation Photonic Devices and Non-Linear Optical Polymer Materials Systems for applications in high-speed fiber-optic data communications and telecommunications, announced today it has successfully demonstrated, together with its packaging partner, packaged polymer modulators designed for 50Gbps

  8. Hexcel And Arkema Join Forces In Thermoplastic Composite Solutions For Aerospace
    3/26/2018

    Hexcel and Arkema have signed a strategic alliance to develop thermoplastic composite solutions for the aerospace sector combining the expertise of Hexcel in carbon fiber and that of Arkema in PEKK

  9. LyondellBasell And SUEZ Begin Jointly Operating Plastics Recycling Venture
    3/14/2018

    LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, and SUEZ, a global leader in smart, sustainable resource management, today announced the successful completion of a transaction making each company a 50 / 50 partner in Quality Circular Polymers (QCP), a premium plastics recycling company in Sittard-Geleen, the Netherlands

  10. Bio-On Launches U-COAT, A Company Operating In The Fertilisers Market With A Biodegradable Controlled-Release Solution
    3/14/2018

    Bio-on today launches a revolutionary new use for its 100% natural and biodegradable PHAs bioplastic. Bio-on researchers have developed a solution for the controlled release of Urea fertilisers, an enormous market with global annual production of 180 million tons* and 4% annual growth