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  1. Elesa New Chrome On Plastic Technology For Industrial Components Rivals Stainless Steel In Arduous Or Specialist Situations
    5/30/2018

    Elesa’s new chrome on plastic technology for industrial components is particularly suitable for applications on machines and equipment whose parts, for hygienic reasons, must be frequently cleaned by using water jets or steam

  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. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Zeus Announces New Biopolymer Chemical Recycling Technology
    5/8/2018

    Zeus Industrial Products, Inc. (www.zeusinc.com), headquartered in Orangeburg, SC, USA, announces a new biopolymer recycling technology to support a circular economy

  9. Productive Plastics To Hold Plastic Thermoforming Product Development Summit On June 20, 2018 In Natick MA
    5/7/2018

    Productive Plastics, a leading heavy gauge plastic thermoforming contract manufacturer, will host the 2018 Plastic Thermoforming Product Development Summit – From Design to Finished Assembly in the Natick Boston-Metro West area on Wednesday June 20, 2018.

  10. X-Rite And Pantone Expand PantoneLIVE Offering For Plastic, Coatings And Textile Industries
    5/7/2018

    X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and Pantone LLC, announced today that their cloud-based digital color standard ecosystem, PantoneLIVE™, will include the official spectral data from the popular Pantone Fashion, Home + Interiors System for cotton and nylon and the Pantone Matching System (PMS) for plastics and coatings. For the first time, color specifiers and manufacturers will have instant access to up-to-date spectral values for Pantone Colors for plastics, coatings and textiles, including the Pantone Color of the Year 2018: PANTONE 18-3838, Ultra Violet