Current Headlines

  1. Primex Color & Compounding Opens Customer Solutions Center
    9/13/2018

    Primex Color, Compounding & Additives (PCC&A), formerly O’Neil Color & Compounding, a leading supplier of color and polymer solutions for plastics processors, has opened a customer solutions center at its Jasper, Tenn. facility

  2. Rain Carbon Unveils ‘NOVARES pure®’ Hydrogenated Resins
    9/12/2018

    Rain Carbon Inc., a leading global producer of carbon-based products, today unveiled its upcoming line of hydrogenated resins – "NOVARES pure®" – at the FEICA European Adhesive and Sealant Conference in Riga, Latvia. The new "water-white" resins will be available in the third quarter of 2019, following completion of the company's resin polymerization and hydrogenation facility in Castrop-Rauxel, Germany

  3. Danimer Scientific Creates First Fully Biodegradable Plastic Straw
    9/10/2018

    Danimer Scientific, a developer and manufacturer of biodegradable plastic products, today announced that it has created the first fully biodegradable plastic straw using its Nodax™polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) material

  4. Victrex And The University Of Exeter Invest In Making The Prospect Of PAEK Additive Manufacturing A Reality
    9/10/2018

    Taking on the challenge to develop a broader platform for new and existing AM technologies, the University of Exeter (UK) and Victrex, a world leader in high-performance Polyaryletherketone (PAEK)1 polymer solutions, have commenced work in a strategic partnership

  5. Avery® Products Introduces Its New Surface Safe™ ID Labels
    9/5/2018

    Avery Products Corporation, the world’s largest supplier of labels and short-run label printing and software solutions, introduces Surface Safe ID Labels. The industrial-strength printable labels are engineered to stick strong but remove cleanly, with no scraping, from metal, glass, plastic, fiberglass, polyethylene and polypropylene

  6. Next Generation Of Leaders To Join Fight Against Plastic Pollution
    8/30/2018

    Government has announced new partnership with UK Scouts to inspire and empower young people to tackle plastic pollution

  7. Keene Village Plastics Announces Three New Flexible Filaments
    8/28/2018

    Keene Village Plastics is pleased to announce and introduce three new premium flexible filaments

  8. Eriez Technology Assists In Preventing Plastic Contamination Recalls In Food Manufacturing
    8/28/2018

    With more than a decade of sales achieved, Eriez FDA-compliant PolyMag Additives are now widely used by molders around the world for imparting metal detectability, x-ray contrast and magnetic susceptibility into plastic tools used in the food manufacturing process which have the potential to make their way into food products.

  9. InventHelp Inventor Develops ALL PURPOSE PVC PIPE CUTTER (KXX-119)
    8/8/2018

    "I thought there could be an easier way to cut plastic piping while working on various plumbing projects," said an inventor, from Philadelphia, Tenn., "so I invented the ALL PURPOSE PVC PIPE CUTTER that does more than cutting - takes glue lids off, measures, takes shark-bite fittings off, etc

  10. Designer Polymers On Demand
    8/8/2018

    When jewelers create a necklace, they control the order and number of each bead or jewel they use to form a desired pattern.