Industry News

  1. Loop Industries Endorses The New Plastics Economy Global Commitment – Helping Keep Plastic In The Economy And Out Of Nature
    10/29/2018

    Loop Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOOP), a leading technology innovator in sustainable plastic, today announced that it has joined leading global consumer brands, including PepsiCo, Danone, The Coca Cola Company, Unilever, L’Oréal and others in signing the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment developed by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in collaboration with United Nations Environment

  2. SC Johnson Accelerates Progress Boosting Plastic Recycling And Reuse
    10/28/2018

    Today, SC Johnson is announcing a series of commitments to further reduce its own plastic footprint, by boosting recycled plastic content in its packaging, supporting reuse of plastic bottles through concentrated refills, and launching an effort to make Ziploc® bags recyclable at curbside

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Primex Color & Compounding Opens Customer Solutions Center
    9/13/2018

    Primex Color, Compounding & Additives (PCC&A), formerly O’Neil Color & Compounding, a leading supplier of color and polymer solutions for plastics processors, has opened a customer solutions center at its Jasper, Tenn. facility

  6. Rain Carbon Unveils ‘NOVARES pure®’ Hydrogenated Resins
    9/12/2018

    Rain Carbon Inc., a leading global producer of carbon-based products, today unveiled its upcoming line of hydrogenated resins – "NOVARES pure®" – at the FEICA European Adhesive and Sealant Conference in Riga, Latvia. The new "water-white" resins will be available in the third quarter of 2019, following completion of the company's resin polymerization and hydrogenation facility in Castrop-Rauxel, Germany

  7. Danimer Scientific Creates First Fully Biodegradable Plastic Straw
    9/10/2018

    Danimer Scientific, a developer and manufacturer of biodegradable plastic products, today announced that it has created the first fully biodegradable plastic straw using its Nodax™polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) material

  8. Avery® Products Introduces Its New Surface Safe™ ID Labels
    9/5/2018

    Avery Products Corporation, the world’s largest supplier of labels and short-run label printing and software solutions, introduces Surface Safe ID Labels. The industrial-strength printable labels are engineered to stick strong but remove cleanly, with no scraping, from metal, glass, plastic, fiberglass, polyethylene and polypropylene

  9. Keene Village Plastics Announces Three New Flexible Filaments
    8/28/2018

    Keene Village Plastics is pleased to announce and introduce three new premium flexible filaments

  10. InventHelp Inventor Develops ALL PURPOSE PVC PIPE CUTTER (KXX-119)
    8/8/2018

    "I thought there could be an easier way to cut plastic piping while working on various plumbing projects," said an inventor, from Philadelphia, Tenn., "so I invented the ALL PURPOSE PVC PIPE CUTTER that does more than cutting - takes glue lids off, measures, takes shark-bite fittings off, etc