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First Sustainable 3D-Printing Filaments from Braskem
- The largest polyolefins producer in the Americas, Braskem is also known as a pioneering producer of biopolymers on an industrial scale. May 9 it unveiled three new sustainable 3D printing...
New Enzyme-based Plastic Recycling Method to Tackle Landfill Waste
03/05/2022 - An enzyme variant created by engineers and scientists at The University of Texas at Austin can break down environment-throttling plastics that typically take centuries to degrade in just a...
A Milano Packaging Speaks Green
02/05/2022 - Dal 3 al 6 maggio quattro giorni di seminari, tavole rotonde e incontri per affrontare i grandi temi legati alla sostenibilità del packaging. ...
Rezero: urine samples that changed the Spanish Waste Law
- For the past 5 years, our Catalonian...
Free access to chemical additive safety tool for plastics producers
- ChemFORWARD and the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) have made a tool accessible to help plastics manufacturers identify safer additives and accelerate the development of safer...
Braskem and Sojitz Corporation join hands to bring renewable MEG technology to the market
22/04/2022 - Braskem, the market leader and pioneer in biopolymer production on an industrial scale, and Sojitz, Japan-oriented global trading company, have signed an agreement to establish a joint...
Kickstart: Recycling is complicated
21/04/2022 - I was finishing up a snack the other day and when I went to put the packaging into the bag of film items to drop off at a store, I noticed something new. The pouch had a "How2Recycle" symbol on...
CQ launches production of sustainable phenol feedstock
19/04/2022 - Materials maker Cepsa Quimica SA has begun production of a sustainable grade of phenol, a feedstock used to make engineering resins. Madrid-based CQ is marketing the new phenol under the...
hubergroup: A Novel oxygen barrier coating
14/04/2022 - “Conventional flexible food packaging often consists of several laminated film layers of...
European polyvinyl alcohol film maker expanding to US
13/04/2022 - Water soluble film maker Ecopol SpA is expanding into the United States with a $38 million plant in Griffin, Ga.Ecopol, based in Pistoia, Italy, will create 130 jobs at the new location...
Heavy Congestion Prompts Quantix to Announce Additional Railcar Surcharge
- Heavy Congestion Prompts Quantix to Announce Additional Railcar Surcharge04/13/2022Heavy North American railcar traffic and railyard congestion has pushed one major...
Sustainable strategies to treat urban runoff
- Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain We know the lakes and rivers in and around urban environments are contaminated by plastic debris, detergents, pesticides, heavy metals and...
Davis-Standard Lab-Line avanza en I+D para Thai Polyethylene Co.
12/04/2022 - Thai Polyethylene Co. (filial de SCG Chemicals Group, empresa del grupo tailandés) ha llevado su desarrollo de resinas al siguiente nivel con la instalación de una...
PVC prices up as demand edges out growing supplies
08/04/2022 - PVC prices ticked upon an average of 1 cent per pound in March after tough negotiations between buyers and sellers. Some accounts saw a slightly higher increase, while others were flat. The 1-cent...
New Jersey Bill Would Restrict ‘Recyclable’ Claims; Require Solid Triangle for RIC
05/04/2022 - A recently introduced bill in New Jersey (Bill S2145/A1554) would prohibit the sale, distribution, and import of certain products and packaging marked as recyclable, unless the NJ Department of...
Intertek launches assurance programme for converters using recycled plastic
06/04/2022 - Certification group Intertek has announced CircularAssure – a new programme of assurance, testing and certification services for plastics companies using recycled materials. ...
ExxonMobil eyes e-commerce market for new PE grade
06/04/2022 - ExxonMobil Chemical Co. has launched a new grade of polyethylene resin to improve performance and profitability in film applications. Exceed S-brand performance PE is a metallocene PE resin...
Braskem Signs JV to Produce bioMEG and bioMPG
06/04/2022 - tps://polymer-additives.specialchem.com/selectors/s-braskem?src=news-cnx" target="_blank" title="Braskem">Braskem and Sojitz sign an agreement to establish a joint venture which will produce and...
Cosmo Films announces CPP film expansion
05/04/2022 - Cosmo Films Limited, a Global Leader in Films for Packaging, Labelling, Lamination and Synthetic Paper and an emerging player in Specialty Chemicals, Polymers & Pet care today...
Washington calls for US standard for mass balance in chemical recycling
04/04/2022 - Washington — A new federal government report is calling for national standards around a "mass balance" approach to measuring recycled content in plastics made from chemical...