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  1. New Thermoplastic Elastomers Available For Special Applications
    4/11/2018

    Primex Color, Compounding & Additives (PCC&A), formerly O’Neil Color & Compounding, a leading supplier of color and polymer solutions for plastics processors, has expanded its line of Faraprene thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs)

  2. BioLogiQ Launches Three New BioPolymers That Enhance Packaging And Product Sustainability
    4/3/2018

    BioLogiQ, Inc., a bioplastic resin manufacturing company specializing in environmentally friendly plastic products made from renewable resources, announced today that it is launching three new grades of its plant-based plastic, NuPlastiQ® BioPolymers

  3. Lightwave Logic Successfully Demonstrates Packaged Polymer Modulators Designed For 50Gbps
    3/26/2018

    Lightwave Logic, Inc. (OTCQB: LWLG), a technology company focused on the development of Next Generation Photonic Devices and Non-Linear Optical Polymer Materials Systems for applications in high-speed fiber-optic data communications and telecommunications, announced today it has successfully demonstrated, together with its packaging partner, packaged polymer modulators designed for 50Gbps

  4. Hexcel And Arkema Join Forces In Thermoplastic Composite Solutions For Aerospace
    3/26/2018

    Hexcel and Arkema have signed a strategic alliance to develop thermoplastic composite solutions for the aerospace sector combining the expertise of Hexcel in carbon fiber and that of Arkema in PEKK

  5. Bottled Water Contains More Plastics Than Tap Water
    3/20/2018

    Drinking bottled water may mean guzzling down tiny bits of plastic.

  6. LyondellBasell And SUEZ Begin Jointly Operating Plastics Recycling Venture
    3/14/2018

    LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, and SUEZ, a global leader in smart, sustainable resource management, today announced the successful completion of a transaction making each company a 50 / 50 partner in Quality Circular Polymers (QCP), a premium plastics recycling company in Sittard-Geleen, the Netherlands

  7. Bio-On Launches U-COAT, A Company Operating In The Fertilisers Market With A Biodegradable Controlled-Release Solution
    3/14/2018

    Bio-on today launches a revolutionary new use for its 100% natural and biodegradable PHAs bioplastic. Bio-on researchers have developed a solution for the controlled release of Urea fertilisers, an enormous market with global annual production of 180 million tons* and 4% annual growth

  8. 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

  9. 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.

  10. 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