Current Headlines

  1. Victrex: New Advanced PAEK Product Designed For Additive Manufacturing
    7/24/2018

    PEEK* polymer pioneer Victrex is preparing newly developed materials for additive manufacturing (AM). The first of these is a high strength material for laser sintering (LS) which attains lower refresh rates, resulting in improved recycling for unsintered powder

  2. RL Hudson & Company Announces Acquisition Of Specialized Precision Plastic Injection Molding Company, Rapid Production Tooling, Inc.
    7/19/2018

    RL Hudson has completed the acquisition of Colorado-based Rapid Production Tooling, Inc., a technically superior injection mold tooling company. The acquisition will allow RL Hudson to leverage additional technology and capability to provide turnkey service to customers

  3. Magna Wins Three Innovation Awards From SPE Europe
    7/17/2018

    Magna collected three first-place awards at the 2018 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Automotive Awards gala held on July 6 in Dusseldorf, Germany

  4. 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

  5. Pregis Intros New Surface Protection Film For Fingerprint-Resistant Appliance Finishes, Other Easily-Damaged Surfaces
    7/10/2018

    Pregis LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative protective packaging materials, is introducing a cost-effective, temporary surface protection film specifically-designed for new generation, fingerprint-resistant or specialty-coated products

  6. 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 

  7. New Partnership Helps Make Recycling Impact Bigger
    7/4/2018

    A new partnership between Vancouver-based Regional Recycling and international non-profit Ocean Legacy is supporting ocean and coastline cleanup

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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