Industry News

  1. Lehigh Technologies Announces Completion Of Micronized Rubber Powder Manufacturing Plant In Spain
    7/17/2018

    Lehigh Technologies, a specialty chemicals company that produces sustainable raw materialsfrom end-of-life tires and post-industrial rubber, recently announced that production has started at its new Murillo el Fruto Micronized Rubber Powder (MRP) plant in Navarra, Spain

  2. Reid Canada, A Subsidiary Of Consolidated Container Company, To Acquire Deltapac Packaging
    7/5/2018

    Reid Canada, a subsidiary of Consolidated Container Company, is excited to announce that it has acquired the assets of Deltapac Packaging, located in Montreal, Quebec. Deltapac is a leading manufacturer of plastic bottles servicing the specialty chemical, cosmetic, food, and pharmaceutical industries 

  3. Mueller Industries, Inc. Acquires ATCO Rubber Products
    7/2/2018

    Mueller Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MLI) announced today that it has acquired ATCO Rubber Products, Inc. (ATCO) for approximately $162.8 million. ATCO is an industry leader in the manufacturing and distribution of insulated HVAC flexible duct systems and will support the Company’s strategy to grow its Climate Products businesses to become a more valuable resource to its HVAC customers. ATCO had revenues of approximately $166 million with 800 employees in its fiscal year ending December

  4. Extreme Plastics Plus And Mustang Energy Services Announce Merger To Form Market Leader In Environmental Containment Solutions
    7/2/2018

    Recently, Extreme Plastics Plus (EPP) and Mustang Energy Services (Mustang) announced a merger to create one of the country’s largest environmental containment services companies

  5. Ward/Kraft Announces Expansion Of Plastics Division
    7/1/2018

    Ward/Kraft, Inc. is pleased to announce a 12,000 square foot building expansion to their WK Plastics division. The recent increased sales growth has resulted in the division’s need to add extra space and equipment to keep up with the growing production demands

  6. Lifecycle Biotechnologies Launches The Sustainable Lifecycle Recycling Program For SAFEthread™ Drums
    6/26/2018

    Lifecycle is committed to making a sustainable difference. As a medical grade plastic manufacturer, our commitment starts with a recycling program unlike any other life science tools supplier for our SAFEthread™ Drums

  7. Local Entrepreneur Mass Producing Unique Environmental Product To Combat Plastic Waste Contamination Through Public Support
    6/12/2018

    Marc Mataya, Charlotte resident and serial inventor, created the Leaf Burrito®, a reusable yard waste removal bag, which is designed to help eliminate detrimental single-purpose plastic bags

  8. Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS) Introduces New E-Waste Separation Technologies In Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    6/12/2018

    Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading global provider of electronics recycling and IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, expanded their processing lines at the Eindhoven, Netherlands e-waste facility

  9. Shandong Tianhong Chemical Chooses Honeywell Technology To Produce On-Purpose Propylene
    5/29/2018

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Shandong Tianhong Chemical Co., Ltd. has chosen Honeywell UOP's C3 Oleflex™ propane dehydrogenation (PDH) technology to produce 250,000 metric tons per year of polymer-grade propylene at its facility at Dongying in China's Shandong Province

  10. PolyStyreneLoop Recycling Group Hosts Forum On Innovative Recycling Initiative
    5/25/2018

    Supporters of PolyStyreneLoop, the pioneering recycling initiative for polystyrene (PS) foam insulation including expanded and extruded polystyrene (EPS and XPS, respectively), gathered in Brussels on Wednesday 23 May 2018