Materiales avanzados

Materiales avanzados

BASF to expand European production for Polyamide 6.6
- This investment was announced by BASF’s CEO Dr. Martin Brudermüller during a visit by French...
CYPET Technologies is set to disrupt the global IBC market with PET IBCs for a circular economy
18/01/2022 - Converting an IBC bottle from the current HDPE to the new PET has huge environmental and economic benefits, that are expected to disrupt the market.LESS PLASTIC: The PET...
New HMD plant in China / Company's biggest production facility outside US / Output to be marketed in Asia
18/01/2022 - New HMD plant in China / Company's biggest production facility outside US / Output to be marketed in AsiaContract signing for the construction of the HMD facility in Lianyungang (Photo:...
Acquisition of US-based Trinity Specialty Compounding
18/01/2022 - Acquisition of US-based Trinity Specialty CompoundingThe Trinity Specialty Compounding plant in the US (Photo: Benvic)With the acquisition of Ravagoâ??s US subsidiary Trinity Specialty...
BASF adding nylon 6/6, feedstocks capacity
18/01/2022 - BASF SE is adding capacity for nylon 6/6 resin and feedstocks in Europe. Nylon 6/6 resin capacity will be added in Freiburg, Germany, this year. The firm also is building a new plant making...
Medical-Grade Elastomeric Resin Introduced for 3D Printing
18/01/2022 - A new biocompatible elastomeric resin has been introduced by 3D printing technology company B9Creations. BioRes - Silicone is suited for the custom fabrication of medical and consumer products...
La Universidad de Cantabria desarrolla un nuevo catalizador magnético para descomponer plásticos con alto potencial industrial
- Esta novedosa tecnología permite descomponer los polímeros plásticos del PET en monómeros de partida, obteniendo nueva materia prima con un 100% de eficiencia y alta viabilidad...
NGO PVC position can hamper circular plastic initiatives in hospitals
17/01/2022 - In a new critical review, the PVC medical industry strongly warns European policymakers and hospitals against a recent PVC paper by NGOs.
Turkish styrenics maker to build second plant / Start-up set for 2022
17/01/2022 - Turkish styrenics maker to build second plant / Start-up set for 2022Dioki uses production facilities previously based in Croatia, which have since been upgraded (Photo: Dioki Petrokimya)Dioki...
Hersheys presentó su nuevo producto pink reese’s y cookies ‘n’ creme hearts
14/01/2022 - La temporada navideña terminó lo que...
PVCMed warns NGO PVC position can hamper initiatives in hospitals
- In a , the PVC medical industry strongly warns European...
Spartech Announces New Plastic Sheet Line
- January 14, 2022Engineered thermoplastics and custom packaging solutions company Spartech has unveiled a new line of its PolyPrime thin-gauge plastic sheets this week. The...
Ring Container Technologies’ New Customizable PET Solution Maintains Carbonation in Beverages, Energy Drinks
13/01/2022 - MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ring Container Technologies, a leader in the plastic container manufacturing industry, today announced...
Suprem develops thermoplastic composite for pressure vessels
- Relying on 35 years of experience in producing unidirectional thermoplastic Tape for reinforcing pipes and tanks, Suprem is dedicated to the industrialization of new, recyclable solutions for Type...
Airborne participates in 3 technology development projects for new mobility
- The three groundbreaking technology developments in new mobility are:Thermoplastics for a sustainable aviationThis a consortium led by GKN Fokker  will develop new thermoplastic...
Dutch distributor of pipes, fittings takes over German competitor Fiedler
12/01/2022 - Dutch distributor of pipes, fittings takes over German competitor FiedlerThe Dutch trading company focuses on pipes, fittings and other products related to water management (Photo: Jarola)At the turn...
Ascend building nylon feedstock plant in China
12/01/2022 - Ascend Performance Materials plans to build a plant making nylon feedstock hexamethylene diamine in China. The plant will be in the Xuwei New Area Park in Lianyungang and will be Ascend's...
Adler rebrands its Shorts subsidiary as it builds new network
12/01/2022 - Saegertown, Pa.-based Adler Industrial Solutions Inc. is rebranding its subsidiary Shorts Tool and Mfg. Inc. to Pinnacle Molds Inc.Adler acquired Shorts in May 2021, and then added Rapid...
6 Thumbs Up for Flexible Packaging Recycling Appliance
12/01/2022 - David New had a problem-solving way to optimize the recycling of flexible packaging  for consumers, specifically polyethylene (PE, #2) bags, films, and other packaging materials that...
Agilyx and Toyo Styrene Partner on Chemical Recycling Plant in Japan
12/01/2022 - Agilyx and Toyo Styrene Co. have started construction on a chemical recycling plant in Japan. The facility ultimately will have the capacity to recycle 10 tons of post-use polystyrene per...
Third webinar ahead of GreenPlast coming up in January 2022
10/01/2022 - As the new year gets under way, it will soon be time for a third live streamed webinar organised as part of the programme of initiatives aimed at sector professionals in the run-up to...