Industry News

  1. Fujian Meide Taps Honeywell Technology To Monitor On-Purpose Propylene Production
    9/17/2019

    Honeywell today announced that Fujian Meide Petrochemical Co., Ltd. will use the Honeywell Process Reliability Advisor to provide prescriptive monitoring of its UOP C3 Oleflex™ unit in China

  2. Idemitsu Kosan: Acquiring The 100 MW Solar Project ‘Pioneer’ In Colorado, U.S.
    9/11/2019

    Solar Frontier Americas Inc., a consolidated subsidiary of Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd. (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director and CEO: Shunichi Kito; hereinafter “Idemitsu”), purchased a megasolar project in the State of Colorado, U.S. (Project name: Pioneer; power generation scale: 100 MWp*1; Commercial operation scheduled to start in 2020), currently in its pre-construction phase, from GCL New Energy, Inc

  3. Huntsman Opens New Polyurethanes Systems House In Dubai
    9/10/2019

    Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced the opening of its new polyurethanes systems house in Dubai. Situated within the Jebel Ali Free Trade Zone (JAFZA), the purpose-built facility strengthens Huntsman's downstream capabilities in the Middle East and North Africa - increasing its capacity to produce polyurethane systems and polyester polyols for customers across the region

  4. 3P Expands Its Thermoplastic Range With Cryogenic PEEK For High Pressure Valves
    9/8/2019

    3P has strongly invested in developing its Xytrex® range, a range of thermoplastic materials with wide applications in fluid handling systems. Xytrex® 480, more commonly known as X480, is believed as the new success for cryogenic applications. With virgin PCTFE X850 and X860, valve and pump industry can choose the best solution depending on temperature and pressure

  5. Aptar Partners With PureCycle To Accelerate Integration Of UPRP Into Dispensing Solutions
    9/3/2019

    AptarGroup, Inc., a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced recently that it has partnered with PureCycle Technologies, to prepare for the introduction of PureCycle’s Ultra-Pure Recycled Polypropylene (UPRP) into dispensing applications

  6. Dow And Fuenix Enter Into A Partnership For The Production Of 100% Circular Plastic
    8/29/2019

    Dow recently announced an agreement with the Fuenix Ecogy Group, based in Weert, The Netherlands, for the supply of pyrolysis oil feedstock, which is made from recycled plastic waste

  7. Milliken Increases Investment In Asia With New Singapore Manufacturing Facility
    8/27/2019

    Milliken & Company, recognized as a worldwide leader of plastic additives and colorants, announced recently plans to construct a new, state-of-the-art chemical manufacturing plant and knowledge center in Asia

  8. SprintRay, Inc. Expands Resin Portfolio With Biocompatible, Model 3D Printing Resins
    8/23/2019

    Today, SprintRay is proud to announce the expansion of its 3D printing resin portfolio with four new FDA-compliant dental 3D printing resins and new model resins

  9. Envision Plastics First To Be Granted NOL By The FDA To Create Food Packaging From Recycled OceanBound Plastic
    8/14/2019

    Many companies and brands have made significant, public commitments regarding sustainability. Now, for the first time ever, plastic that is at risk of entering our oceans is being reclaimed, cleaned, and made available to once again be used for food and beverage packaging.

  10. Blueshift Materials And FLEXcon Announce Blueshift Move To Spencer, MA
    8/13/2019

    FLEXcon Company, Inc., an innovator in adhesive coating and laminating, and its affiliate, Blueshift Materials, a pioneer in the development of polymer aerogels, recently announced that Blueshift has moved its production and product development operations to FLEXcon’s campus in Spencer, Massachusetts