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  1. Lubrizol Introduces Carboset® CR-3100 Acrylic Copolymer Emulsion For Low VOC Direct-To-Metal Coatings
    10/16/2018

    The Lubrizol Corporation announces the commercial availability of Carboset® CR-3100 acrylic copolymer emulsion. Carboset CR-3100 is designed to offer protective properties and adhesion to metal substrates in low VOC formulations.

  2. DS Smith Plastics Introduces A New Feature To Their AkyPak Returnable Containers Product Line
    10/11/2018

    DS Smith Plastics, Extruded Products announced recently the launch of a new feature to their AkyPak Advanced sub-brand of Returnable Containers. The feature called “Advanced C” is a single flat-deck bulk container

  3. Evonik Launches EUDRAGIT FL 30 D-55, An Advanced Combination Polymer That Sets A New Benchmark For Enteric Coatings
    10/4/2018

    Evonik, a global leader for functional excipients used in oral solid dosage forms, recently announced the launch of an advanced combination polymer for enteric coatings

  4. LyondellBasell Grants Spherizone, Lupotech And Hostalen ACP Licenses To Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical Co., Ltd.
    10/2/2018

    LyondellBasell recently announced that Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical Co., Ltd (ZPCC) has selected LyondellBasell’s world-leading polypropylene (PP), high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and low-density polyethylene (LDPE) technologies for five new plants

  5. Axion Polymers Invests In Product Development Laboratory Facilities
    9/27/2018

    Axion Polymers has invested in more laboratory test equipment at its Salford site, including a new injection moulder, that will enable a greater range of polymer testing and further development of recycled polymer grades

  6. Green Science Alliance Co., Ltd. Started Manufacturing Various Types Of Biodegradable Plastic / Nano Cellulose Composite Material With Enhanced Mechanical Strength
    9/27/2018

    Nano Cellulose is said to be a next-generation environmentally friendly material. It is derived from natural biomass resources such as trees, plants and waste woods

  7. United States: Bayport Polymers To Double Polyethylene Capacity
    9/25/2018

    Bayport Polymers, LLC (“Bayport Polymers”) – a 50/50 joint venture owned by Total S.A. (“Total”) and Novealis Holdings LLC, itself a joint venture of Borealis AG (“Borealis”) and NOVA Chemicals Inc. (“NOVA Chemicals”) – announces the final investment decision to build a 625,000-ton-per-year polyethylene unit at its production site in Bayport, Texas.

  8. Mountain West Recycler Upgrades Facility To Handle 1-7 Post-Consumer Plastics
    9/25/2018

    Mountain West recycler, Revolve Recycling, is investing in additional equipment to handle 1-7 plastics as Chinese import restrictions remain firm. The new system will add 12 jobs and will be able recover HDPE, LDPE Rigid, PET, and PP plastic from post-consumer bales materials located throughout the Western US

  9. Indorama Ventures And Loop Industries JV To Introduce New Era In Pet And Polyester Recycling
    9/24/2018

    Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (Bloomberg ticker IVL.TB), one of the world’s leading petrochemical companies, and Loop Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOOP), a leading technology innovator in sustainable plastic resin and polyester today announced a joint venture to manufacture and commercialize sustainable polyester resin to meet the growing global demand from beverage and consumer packaged goods companies

  10. Lubrizol Introduces OILKEMIA(TM) 5S Polymer
    9/18/2018

    The Lubrizol Corporation announces the launch of its newest multifunctional, oil-soluble rheology modifier, OILKEMIA(TM) 5S polymer. Celebrated for its ability to create diverse forms and maximize visuals in oil systems, OILKEMIA 5S polymer offers the 5s benefits