Industry News

  1. Vancouver-Based Company Introducing Big Plans To Solve China’s Growing Plastic Waste Problem
    12/12/2016

    If you were under the impression that modern recycling practices for plastic products are working, think again. A group of Vancouver-based entrepreneurs are looking to revolutionize the way we manufacture our plastic products, starting with China

  2. Industry Leaders DuPont & Archer Daniels Midland Win Platts Global Energy Breakthrough Solution Of The Year Award
    12/9/2016

    DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) and Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) have been honored with the Breakthrough Solution of the Year Award from Platts Global Energy for their platform technology to produce a revolutionary biobased monomer, furan dicarboxylic methyl ester (FDME)

  3. Santa Barbara Additive Manufacturing Company ALT LLC Announces Upcoming Indiegogo Campaign: Recycled 3D Printing Filament From Everyday Plastic Waste
    12/8/2016

    Additive manufacturing (AM) company ALT LLC (https://3DALT.com) announced today that they will launch an Indiegogo Campaign in late December of this year. The campaign will raise funds to produce high performance Recycled 3D Printing Filament made from everyday plastic waste

  4. ElectriPlast Conductive Plastics A Key Component Of Advanced Optical Sensors
    11/9/2016

    Integral Technologies, Inc. (OTC-QB:ITKG) ("Integral"), an emerging light-weighting leader and its wholly owned subsidiary ElectriPlast Corp., today announced another completed order for its ElectriPlast conductive plastic, to LeddarTech, a leader in the field of optical detection technology.

  5. HTI Plastics Adds New Injection-Molding Press
    10/25/2016

    HTI Plastics, a leader in injection-molded plastic products, has added a new Sodick 60-ton press to its already impressive collection of injection-molding presses. The new Sodick press was added only a few months following the addition of two other new Sodick presses

  6. PolyOne To Begin Specialty Engineered Materials Production In India
    10/12/2016

    PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today announced that it expects to begin local production of specialty engineered materials at its existing facility in Pune, India in January 2017

  7. Kultevat And KeyGene Enter Into A Partnership And License Agreement To Scale Up Dandelion Rubber Production In North America
    10/11/2016

    Kultevat Inc. (St. Louis, MO) and KeyGene Inc. (Wageningen, The Netherlands) have extended their research collaboration to produce natural rubber in roots of dandelion plants for the sustainable production of natural rubber

  8. Verdezyne Signs Distribution Agreement With Aceto Corporation
    10/5/2016

    Verdezyne Inc., a synthetic biology company producing biobased chemicals, and Aceto Corporation (ACET), the leader in the marketing, sales and distribution of specialty chemicals in the U.S., announced an agreement for sales and distribution of Verdezyne's BIOLON® DDDA (biobased dodecanedioic acid). BIOLON DDDA will be produced by Verdezyne and will be distributed in the United States of America by Aceto

  9. Garland’s New KEE-Stone® Thermoplastic Roof Membrane Leads Industry In UV And Aging Performance
    10/3/2016

    Garland’s new KEE-Stone FB 60 fleece-backed thermoplastic membraneexceeded industry standard weathering tests tenfold, standing up against even the harshest weather and UV radiation

  10. GreenMantra™ Technologies Introduces Ceranovus™ Waxes For Improved Processing Of Recycled Polymers
    9/29/2016

    GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing producer of high-value waxes from recycled plastics, is introducing to the plastics reprocessing industry its line of Ceranovus waxes specifically designed to improve the processing of recycled polymers as well as end product performance