Current Headlines

  1. Lubrizol To Showcase New Coating Technologies At ECS 2019
    1/23/2019

    The Lubrizol Corporation announces it will exhibit at European Coatings Show (ECS) 2019 in Nürnberg, Germany 19-21 March in Stand 1-554, showcasing several new and innovative polymer and additive technologies that enhance performance of paints and coatings

  2. At PCD Paris, Neopac To Introduce Latest Product In EcoDesign Portfolio
    1/15/2019

    Neopac, a global provider of high-quality packaging for a broad array of industries and applications, will showcase a new recycled plastic tube at Perfume, Cosmetics & Design Paris, January 30-31

  3. Nouryon Signs Deal With Itaconix For Bio-Based Polymers For The Detergents Market
    1/15/2019

    Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) will expand its offering to customers in the detergents market through a supply agreement with bio-based polymers maker Itaconix

  4. Kemira Forms A Joint Venture In South Korea
    1/14/2019

    Kemira has signed an agreement to establish a joint venture - Kemira Yongsan Chemicals Co. Ltd ("NewCo") in Ulsan, Republic of Korea, with Yongsan Chemicals, a privately-owned chemicals company in South Korea

  5. Viennese Scientists Develop Promising New Type Of Polymers
    1/9/2019

    Organic polymers can nowadays be found in solar cells, sensors, LEDs and in many other technical applications. One specific type of polymers – known as S-PPVs – were previously regarded as promising in theory but were almost impossible to produce from a technical perspective

  6. Green Catalysts With Earth-Abundant Metals Accelerate Production Of Bio-Based Plastic
    1/7/2019

    Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology have developed and analyzed a novel catalyst for the oxidation of 5-hydroxymethyl furfural, which is crucial for generating new raw materials that replace the classic non-renewable ones used for making many plastics

  7. Conventus Polymers Introduces ‘AIMS’- A New Product Development Service For Firearms Product Developers
    1/7/2019

    Conventus Polymers, a leading supplier of specialty polymers for firearms applications, will be highlighting several products and introducing a new service for firearms product developers called AIMS (Assistance for Injection Molding Success) at the NSSF 2019 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 22-25, 2019

  8. KIZAD launches Polymers Park To Capitalise On USD 500 Million Polymers And Plastics Export Market
    1/6/2019

    KIZAD, one of the fastest growing industrial zones in the Middle East and part of Abu Dhabi Ports, recently launched KIZAD Polymers Park, which will form an integral part of the polymers conversion ecosystem in the Emirate

  9. DuPont Teijin Films Introduces rPET Range Of Heat Sealable Polyester Films
    1/4/2019

    DuPont Teijin Films today announced the launch of its new Mylar® Harvest Fresh rPET range of heat sealable polyester films with up to 50 percent post-consumer recycled rPET content

  10. McDermott Awarded Two Polypropylene Technology Contracts In India
    12/18/2018

    McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) today announced that it has been awarded two sizeable* technology contracts by Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. (IOCL) for the license and basic engineering design of a 200 KTA polypropylene plant in Barauni, India, as well as a 420 KTA polypropylene plant in Gujarat, India. Indian Oil Corporation is the leading refiner and a major petrochemical player in India