Industry News

  1. Milacron Marks Another Milestone In India – Milacron Delivers The 12,501st Indian Made Injection Molding Machine
    4/18/2017

    Milacron Holdings Corp., a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, is proud to announce the completion of another significant milestone in our India based operations - the manufacture, sale and delivery of the 12,501st injection molding machine from the Ahmedabad, India manufacturing facility

  2. The First Tire Pyrolysis Plant In The World To Receive Cradle-To-Cradle Certification
    4/18/2017

    Klean Industries Inc. ("Klean") a leading provider of gasification and pyrolysis waste conversion technologies is proud and pleased to announce that one of its flagship facilities has now been awarded the prestigious Cradle to Cradle Certification among many other international accreditations and certifications which further enhance and reinforce our market position as the global leader in environmentally superior, commercial scale, resource recovery technologies

  3. Victrex Acquires Fibre Manufacturer Zyex To Accelerate Development Of Existing And New Markets For PEEK Fibre Applications
    4/7/2017

    Zyex is a well-established and long-standing customer of Victrex and like Victrex, Zyex was formed out of ICI. The two companies coming together is a natural evolution

  4. Klöckner Pentaplast To Acquire LINPAC Group
    4/7/2017

    The Klöckner Pentaplast Group (“KP”), a global leader in rigid plastic film and packaging solutions, recently announces that it has signed a binding agreement to acquire LINPAC Senior Holdings Limited and its direct and indirect subsidiaries (“LINPAC”), an important film producer and converter for food packaging in Europe

  5. Tethon 3D Launches Vitrolite Glass Ceramic Resin
    4/4/2017

    Tethon Corporation (“Tethon3D”) announces a new resin material for 3D printing. The material, Vitrolite, is a photo-curing glass ceramic polymer resin for use in SLA or DLP printers

  6. Polyethylene Exports Heading Toward A 300%+ Growth In North America
    4/2/2017

    Domestic production of polyethylene will exceed domestic demand, creating opportunities over the next decade for North American companies to export their excess supply to regions like China, Africa and India

  7. Performance Pipe Introduces Significant Improvements In Abrasion Resistance With New DriscoPlex Medium-Density Polyethylene Pipe
    3/28/2017

    Performance Pipe, a division of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, has announced its release of a new polyethylene (PE) pipe whose capabilities significantly improve abrasion resistance in industrial and energy applications such as mining, oil and gas gathering, produced water, liners, power plants, dredging and pumping

  8. Ascend Performance Materials To Develop New Loading Facilities For Hexamine
    3/20/2017

    Ascend Performance Materials announced recently it will commission a new bulk loading facility for deliveries of the company’s liquid hexamine product, FlexaTram-HMT, beginning in April

  9. Green Packaging Taking The Reins From Plastic, Says Infiniti Research
    3/17/2017

    The world is turning green: from environmentally-friendly energy sources, cosmetics, food products, and electronics, consumers are increasingly choosing to purchase products that are not negatively impactful on the environment and are manufactured and sourced in an ethical way

  10. BioSphere Plastic Announces Major Biodegradable Plastic Breakthroughs With Several Groundbreaking ASTM D5511 Test Results
    3/14/2017

    Recently, BioSphere Plastic, a leader in the development of technology for use within the specialized biodegradable plastic additive marketplace, has confirmed that multiple ASTM D5511 test results have been accomplished with products using its proprietary additive