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  1. Complete Plastic LeeP Springs From Lee Spring
    12/22/2017

    The LeeP complete plastic composite spring range from Lee Spring is available ex-stock in the UK and Germany. Composite plastic springs are non-magnetic and inert to most industrial chemicals

  2. Ravago Americas Announces Acquisition Of Polymer Technology & Services, LLC With Integration Into Amco Polymers
    12/21/2017

    Ravago Americas, LLC is pleased to announce the acquisition of Polymer Technology & Services, LLC (PTS) of Murfreesboro, TN. PTS will become part of Ravago's Amco Polymers' business, a leading North American distributor of commodity, engineering, and specialty polymers

  3. ATRP Solutions, Inc. Renamed Pilot Polymer Technologies, Inc.
    12/21/2017

    ATRP Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Pilot Chemical Company, is now Pilot Polymer Technologies, Inc. (PPT). The new name better reflects PPT’s broadening proprietary technologies in important chemical markets. “Our name change shows Pilot Chemical’s commitment to growth and innovation in the specialty polymer market,” said Patrick McCarthy, president of Pilot Polymer Technologies. “It is great to be part of a company with the leadership, vision and resources to support such an entrepreneurial initiative.”

  4. Myers Industries Completes Divestiture Of Brazilian Operations
    12/20/2017

    Myers Industries, Inc. recently announced that it has completed the sale of its Brazilian operating subsidiaries, consisting of Myers do Brasil and Novel Plasticos, to Novel Holdings – Eireli in consideration for one U.S. dollar and the assumption of all liabilities and obligations of the subsidiaries, whether arising prior to or after the closing of the transaction

  5. Ferriot Begins Installation Of Its Largest Injection Molding Press
    12/19/2017

    Buyers of oversized injection molded plastic parts will have another potential supplier in 2018. The site preparation and floor reinforcement process for a new 2,250-ton Negri Bossi BI-POWER injection molding press has already begun at the Ferriot, Incorporated production facility on Arlington Circle in Akron, Ohio

  6. Muconic Acid Market Growth Propelled By Growing Demand For Nylon Fibers | Technavio
    12/19/2017

    The latest market research report by Technavio on the global muconic acid marketpredicts a CAGR of more than 7% during the period 2017-2021. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171219005704/en/ Technavio has published a new market research report on the global muconic acid market from 2017-2021. {Graphic: Business Wire) The report segments the global muconic acid market by application (carpets and textiles, plastics, and lubricants) and by geography (the Americas,

  7. Solar Plastics LLC Acquires Solar Plastics, Inc.
    12/12/2017

    Solar Plastics LLC recently announced that it had acquired the assets and certain liabilities of Solar Plastics, Inc. Solar Plastics Inc. has long been a player in the rotational molding industry

  8. VTT And The City Of Nokia Are Planning Plastic Recycling In The ECO3 Business Park In Nokia
    12/12/2017

    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and the City of Nokia aim to develop a new type of plastic recycling concept in the ECO3 business park for the bio and circular economy in Nokia

  9. US Polyco Expands Operations With DEACOM’s Strong Technical Foundation
    12/12/2017

    Deacom, Inc., the developer of a comprehensive Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution, is the new ERP provider for US Polyco, a manufacturer of polymer-modified asphalt

  10. Gecko Biomedical Builds Out Strategy For ‘Print On’ Polymers Platform
    12/7/2017

    Gecko Biomedical (“Gecko”), a privately-owned life science company developing innovative polymers to support tissue reconstruction, announced recently it has put a strategy in place for the development and rollout of its platform of proprietary tissue reconstruction technologies