Industry News

  1. HTI Plastics Adds New Injection-Molding Press

    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

  2. PolyOne To Begin Specialty Engineered Materials Production In India

    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

  3. Kultevat And KeyGene Enter Into A Partnership And License Agreement To Scale Up Dandelion Rubber Production In North America

    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

  4. Verdezyne Signs Distribution Agreement With Aceto Corporation

    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

  5. Garland’s New KEE-Stone® Thermoplastic Roof Membrane Leads Industry In UV And Aging Performance

    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

  6. GreenMantra™ Technologies Introduces Ceranovus™ Waxes For Improved Processing Of Recycled Polymers

    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

  7. Announcing New Innovation Polymer – Kraton™ G1653 Polymer

    Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA) is a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymer (SBC). Kraton has a history of innovation focused on driving growth for its customers

  8. GreenMantra™ Technologies Introduces Ceranovus™ Wax Modifiers For Improved Asphalt Roofing Production And Performance

    GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing producer of high-value waxes from recycled plastics, is introducing to the roofing industry its line of Ceranovus wax modifiers designed to improve asphalt roofing manufacturing and performance

  9. Total Cray Valley To Present Bio-Based Resin Technology At 2016 International Elastomer Conference

    Global functional additive manufacturer Total Cray Valley today announces that its Global R&D Director, Steven Henning, will be giving a presentation titled “The Synthesis and Characterization of Farnesene-Based Oligomers” at the 2016 International Elastomer Conference

  10. New Website For UFP Technologies’ 100% Recycled Packaging

    UFP Technologies, a producer of innovative, custom-engineered components, products, and specialty packaging, announced a complete redesign of its molded fiber website which features custom packaging made from 100% recycled paper and water