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  1. Victrex: New Advanced PAEK Product Designed For Additive Manufacturing
    7/24/2018

    PEEK* polymer pioneer Victrex is preparing newly developed materials for additive manufacturing (AM). The first of these is a high strength material for laser sintering (LS) which attains lower refresh rates, resulting in improved recycling for unsintered powder

  2. RL Hudson & Company Announces Acquisition Of Specialized Precision Plastic Injection Molding Company, Rapid Production Tooling, Inc.
    7/19/2018

    RL Hudson has completed the acquisition of Colorado-based Rapid Production Tooling, Inc., a technically superior injection mold tooling company. The acquisition will allow RL Hudson to leverage additional technology and capability to provide turnkey service to customers

  3. Magna Wins Three Innovation Awards From SPE Europe
    7/17/2018

    Magna collected three first-place awards at the 2018 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Automotive Awards gala held on July 6 in Dusseldorf, Germany

  4. Pregis Intros New Surface Protection Film For Fingerprint-Resistant Appliance Finishes, Other Easily-Damaged Surfaces
    7/10/2018

    Pregis LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative protective packaging materials, is introducing a cost-effective, temporary surface protection film specifically-designed for new generation, fingerprint-resistant or specialty-coated products

  5. New Partnership Helps Make Recycling Impact Bigger
    7/4/2018

    A new partnership between Vancouver-based Regional Recycling and international non-profit Ocean Legacy is supporting ocean and coastline cleanup

  6. Ward/Kraft Announces Expansion Of Plastics Division
    7/1/2018

    Ward/Kraft, Inc. is pleased to announce a 12,000 square foot building expansion to their WK Plastics division. The recent increased sales growth has resulted in the division’s need to add extra space and equipment to keep up with the growing production demands

  7. Saint-Gobain Seals to Provide OmniSeal, Rulon And Meldin Sealing And Polymer Parts To Greentown Labs’ Global Center For Cleantech Innovation For Startup Growth
    6/30/2018

    Saint-Gobain Seals, a global manufacturer of sealing and polymer critical parts, will be providing samples of their OmniSeal, Rulon and Meldin product lines to Greentown Labs’ expansion site, the Global Center for Cleantech Innovation, in Somerville, Mass, in order to share their sealing technology and support startup growth for future energy and sustainable solutions

  8. Lifecycle Biotechnologies Launches The Sustainable Lifecycle Recycling Program For SAFEthread™ Drums
    6/26/2018

    Lifecycle is committed to making a sustainable difference. As a medical grade plastic manufacturer, our commitment starts with a recycling program unlike any other life science tools supplier for our SAFEthread™ Drums

  9. Bio-On Inaugurates In Italy The First Special Bioplastics Production Plant. 100% Natural And Biodegradable
    6/20/2018

    Bio-on, operating in the high quality bioplastic sector and listed on the AIM segment of Borsa Italiana, today inaugurated its first owned plant designed to produce 100% natural and biodegradable special PHAs bioplastics for high added value niche markets such as the microbeads used in the cosmetics sector

  10. Local Entrepreneur Mass Producing Unique Environmental Product To Combat Plastic Waste Contamination Through Public Support
    6/12/2018

    Marc Mataya, Charlotte resident and serial inventor, created the Leaf Burrito®, a reusable yard waste removal bag, which is designed to help eliminate detrimental single-purpose plastic bags