Current Headlines

  1. Agreement Between Bio-On And Innova Imagen For The Production Of Bioplastic In Mexico
    2/19/2019

    Bio-on, listed on the AIM segment of the Italian Stock Market - Borsa Italiana and operating in the sector of high quality bioplastic, and Innova Imagen, a company of the Himes Group, with operations in the textile sector in Mexico and the United States with particular attention to eco-sustainable innovation, announce to have signed an exclusive agreement to design the realization of the first plant in Mexico for the production of 100% natural and biodegradable bioplastic, obtained from agro-industrial residues and by-products

  2. Plastic Recycling: Total Acquires France’s Synova
    2/18/2019

    Total recently announces that it has acquired Synova, a French leader in manufacturing high-performance recycled polypropylene for the automotive sector

  3. Scientists Discover A Better Way To Make Plastics Out Of Sulfur
    2/7/2019

    Scientists at the University of Liverpool have discovered a new process to make polymers out of sulfur which could provide a way of making plastic that is less harmful to the environment

  4. HTI Plastics Receives Krauss Maffei Machine For Beta Testing
    2/6/2019

    HTI Plastics recently received a new Krauss Maffei Injection molding machine for beta testing. The PX All-Electric arrived on our floor in late January. This is the second time HTI has been selected to host a Krauss machine for testing, with the option to purchase

  5. Victrex Invests In State-Of-The-Art Technology With Surface Generation
    2/6/2019

    An innovative and differentiated tooling design and processing technology called PtFS (Production to Functional Specification), from UK-based Surface Generation, has been chosen by Victrex as it seeks to bring enhanced manufacturing effectiveness to its parts-based ‘mega-programmes’ and to OEM, tier 1s and the molding community

  6. Ultra-Fine Microperforation Sets New Standards In Melt Filtration
    2/6/2019

    With unprecedented filtration fineness of 60 µm, Ettlinger’s ECO melt filters will in the future make it easier to treat recycled material for the film, packaging tape and fiber industry and help plastics recyclers remove challenging contaminants like paints, silicones, barrier materials, cross-linked fractions and gels from the melt

  7. Bay Materials Announces Commercial Release Of New 1mm Zendura® Orthodontic Material
    2/5/2019

    Bay Materials LLC, the industry leader in high performance thermoformable materials for orthodontic clear aligner therapy, today announced the commercial release of a 1mm (0.040") thick version of its highly regarded Zendura plastic sheet material

  8. IAC Completes First In-Basin Resin Coating Facility
    1/31/2019

    Industrial Accessories Company (IAC) has completed the first inbasin Resin Coating Facility in Monahans, TX. This Resin Coating Facility allows for enhanced oil recovery while significantly reducing the historically high costs of transportation

  9. CARBIOS And CARBIOLICE Enter Into A Joint Development Agreement With Novozymes For Long-Term Supply Of Enzymes At Industrial-Scale
    1/29/2019

    CARBIOS announced recently the execution of a joint development agreement between the world-leading enzymes producer NOVOZYMES, CARBIOS and its subsidiary CARBIOLICE

  10. Organic Electronics: Bio-On Presents Eloxel, To Develop The Use Of Bioplastics In The Electronics Sector At His Side Kartell, Strategic Partner
    1/27/2019

    In the next few years the development of new electronic products will be based more and more on eco-sustainable organic materials such as bioplastic, which will allow to realize extremely innovative solutions