Current Headlines

  1. CARBIOS Announces The Development Of A New Process Enabling To Depolymerize Pet Polyester Fibers From Textile Waste
    3/12/2018

    CARBIOS, pioneer company in the field of bioplasturgy, recently announces that it has taken a new step forward in the development of its enzymatic depolymerization process rending it applicable to PET polyester fibers from textile waste

  2. Chevron Phillips Chemical Successfully Starts New Ethane Cracker In Baytown, Texas
    3/12/2018

    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today that it has successfully introduced feedstock and commenced operations of a new ethane cracker at its Cedar Bayou facility in Baytown, Texas.

  3. Hasbro To Roll Out Plant-Based Packaging
    3/8/2018

    Hasbro, Inc. announced recently that it will begin using plant-based bio-polyethylene terephthalate (PET) for blister packs and plastic windows in its product packaging starting in 2019 

  4. Applied Plastics’ New PTFE Natural® Grey Forming Mandrels Are Up To 10X More Durable Than Green PTFE
    3/7/2018

    Applied Plastics Co., Inc. has introduced a line of Teflon® coated forming mandrels for thin-wall catheter fuse welding and tipping operations that are up to 10X more durable than standard green PTFE

  5. CKS Packaging Establishes Relationship With Barrier Plastics And BP Polymers To Offer Baritainer® Technology In Rigid Packaging Markets
    3/5/2018

    CKS Packaging, in partnership with Barrier Plastics (BPI) and BP Polymers (BPP), will become a primary North American manufacturer of high density polyethylene (HDPE) rigid plastic containers utilizing BPP’s Quoral® Barrier Resin technology

  6. Saint-Gobain Acquires HyComp
    3/1/2018

    Saint-Gobain’s Performance Plastics business has acquired HyComp LLC, an Ohio-based manufacturer of advanced proprietary components for the aerospace and industrial markets

  7. Hydrite To Exhibit At American Coatings Show
    3/1/2018

    Hydrite Chemical Co., an integrated manufacturer and supplier of chemicals and related services, is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at this year's American Coatings Show at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana on April 10-12, 2018 in booth 343

  8. Apex Plastics Adds Capabilities And Capacity With New Equipment
    2/20/2018

    Custom blow-molder Apex Plastics has added a new Aoki 250LL-50S injection blow molding machine. By adding the new Aoki machine, Apex has not only added additional capacity, but also added to their already impressive list of capabilities

  9. Gaudreau Environnement To Expand Processing Capabilities For Foam Recycling
    2/15/2018

    Gaudreau Environnement has received a $49,250 grant from the Foam Recycling Coalition to fund a foam densifier to add to its current materials recovery processing system

  10. Polycarbonate Sheet From Covestro LLC Protects And Preserves Berlin Wall Relic
    2/13/2018

    Nearly 30 years ago, the fall of the Berlin Wall put an end to the political divide in Germany. A piece of this iconic structure, which once drew people apart, is now bringing them together at the German Society of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and the German Embassy in Washington, D.C., both of which are home to a Berlin Wall installation