Industry News

  1. 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.

  2. 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

  3. Momentive To Showcase New Silicone Technologies At K 2019
    8/5/2019

    Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (“Momentive”), a global leader in specialty chemicals and materials, will introduce a range of new silicone technologies at K 2019, the industry’s largest trade fair for the global plastics and rubber industries

  4. PPG Introduces PPG AQUAPON WB EP Ultra-Low VOC Epoxy Coating
    8/1/2019

    PPG recently announced the launch of PPG AQUAPON WB EP water-based epoxy coating featuring a fast-drying, ultra-low volatile organic compound (VOC) formulation

  5. Hexion Announces In-Basin Resin Coating Partnership With Black Mountain Sand
    8/1/2019

    The Oilfield Technology Group (OTG) of Hexion Inc. (Hexion) and Black Mountain Sand, LLC recently announced their partnership created to provide in-basin production of resin-coated proppants

  6. San Antonio, TX Roofing Company Patriot Roofing Launches Innovative New Product: EuroShield Rubber Roofing Systems
    8/1/2019

    “At Patriot Roofing we’re extremely proud to offer such an outstanding line of products,” says company co-owner Todd Garrett. “EuroShield Rubber Roofing shingles are manufactured from 95% recycled tires. Not only do they last a lifetime, they are also beautiful to look at, too!”

  7. ExxonMobil Begins Production On Beaumont High-Performance Polyethylene Line
    7/24/2019

    ExxonMobil said recently it started production on a new high-performance polyethylene line at its Beaumont, Texas polyethylene plant

  8. Renco Gloves Announces Expansion Of Polymer Product Manufacturing
    7/22/2019

    Effective immediately, Renco Corporation of Manchester, Massachusetts, an industry leading producer and supplier of drybox gloves, drybox accessories, laboratory gloves, and contamination control products has announced expansion with its rubber and plastics fabrication facility in Colebrook, New Hampshire, which operates under the name American Performance Polymers, LLC

  9. Aditya Birla Chemicals Acquires Recyclable Thermoset Technology From Connora Technologies
    7/19/2019

    Aditya Birla Chemicals Thailand Limited today announced the acquisition of Recyclamine® Technology from Chemical Technology startup Connora Technologies

  10. Apex Plastics Adds New View Stripe Capability
    7/18/2019

    Apex Plastics is pleased to announce the addition of a view stripe capability to its bottle production. This new capability will allow the company to offer its customers an added feature that will make their products stand apart in the marketplace