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  1. Mitsui Chemicals And Prime Polymer Establish New PP Compounds Company In Netherlands
    5/30/2018

    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. and Prime Polymer Co., Ltd. (President: Naoshi Hamada), owned 65 percent by Mitsui Chemicals and 35 percent by Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., announced recently that the Group will establish Mitsui Prime Advanced Composites Europe B.V. in the Netherlands, together with Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Crystallin Micro And Mini LED Application Technology Announced By Light Polymers
    5/24/2018

    Light Polymers, a nanochemistry innovator specializing in lyotropic liquid crystals is proud to announce its Crystallin technology for emerging Micro and Mini LED display applications

  5. Spectrum Plastics Group Acquires Fermatex Vascular Technologies
    5/24/2018

    Spectrum Plastics Group, the market leading medical extruder with complementary injection molding, silicone, and assembly capabilities, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Fermatex Vascular Technologies, Inc, formerly Gore-Jersey Shore and most notably Adam Spence Corporation, from Vance Street Capital LLC

  6. Colgate-Palmolive Commits To Recyclability Of Plastics In All Packaging
    5/23/2018

    As part of its commitment to protect our environment, Colgate-Palmolive has committed to 100 percent recyclability of plastics in packaging across all its product categories by 2025

  7. SHD Composite Materials Ltd Releases PS200, A Revolutionary Bio-Based Resin System For High Performing F.S.T. Category Prepregs
    5/23/2018

    SHD Composite Materials Ltd are pleased to introduce PS200, a revolutionary bio-based resin. PS200 has been designed specifically to solve the problem of the fire risk that lithium ion batteries pose

  8. General Plastics To Spotlight Lightweight Composite Core And Dielectric Materials At SAMPE, May 22-23
    5/15/2018

    General Plastics Manufacturing Company, an early and ongoing innovator within the composites industry, will be participating in the SAMPE Technical Conference and Exhibition May 22-23 in Long Beach, California

  9. Stora Enso Launches Biocomposites As A Renewable Replacement For Plastics
    5/15/2018

    Stora Enso is launching its wood-based biocomposites, DuraSense by Stora Enso. This is another major step on the group’s journey to replacing fossil-based materials with renewable solutions. DuraSense is available to companies seeking high performance and a sustainable, bio-based alternative to plastics

  10. DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers Announces New Kalrez® Manufacturing Facility In Delaware
    5/9/2018

    DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers (T&AP), a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, today announced the purchase of a new facility in Newark, Delaware, to manufacture DuPont™ Kalrez®, a specialized engineered material used in a variety of sealing applications that require high-temperature performance and excellent chemical resistance