Materiales avanzados

Materiales avanzados

Teijin, JGC and Itochu to establish RePEaT Co., Ltd. to license polyester chemical recycling technology
- The new joint venture will use a chemical-recycling technology called dimethyl terephthalate (DMT), which decomposes and converts polyester (PET) and then repolymerizes it. Notably, the DMT method...
LG Chem Unveils Bio-Circular Balanced ABS
07/12/2022 - LG Chem announced that it will begin pioneering the eco-friendly market in earnest by launching...
New Method to Chemically Recycle PVC into Usable Material
06/12/2022 - Researchers from University of Michigan devised a way to recycle polyvinyl chloride plastic, a plastic that has a 0% recycling rate in the United States. Using Phthalates as Chemical...
EU Publishes New Packaging Regulation & Framework on Bioplastics
07/12/2022 - On November 30 the European Commission published the long-awaited Policy Framework for Biobased, Biodegradable and Compostable Plastics and the Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation - part...
Ceresana analiza por primera vez el mercado europeo de los plásticos de extrusión
07/12/2022 - Tubos, láminas, perfiles y mangueras de casi cualquier longitud: junto al moldeo por inyección, la extrusión es el proceso más importante en la industria del...
ExxonMobil begins production at Louisiana PP capacity expansion
06/12/2022 - ExxonMobil Chemical has launched production on 1 billion pound capacity polypropylene resin unit in Baton Rouge, La.In a news release, officials with ExxonMobil in Irving, Texas, said the...
Teijin, JGC and ITOCHU to Establish JV to License DMT Chemical Recycling Technology
05/12/2022 - Teijin Limited, JGC Holdings Corporation and
Material Insights: Surprising pricing news; Congress to debate new plastics legislation
05/12/2022 - This week we have pricing news on three commodity resins, including a...
Ascend Launches New Medical Grade PA6,6 Based Materials with Foster Corporation
02/12/2022 - Foster Corporation’s Distribution business and Ascend Performance...
Outline of plastics strategy for automotive supply / More components for e-mobility
02/12/2022 - Outline of plastics strategy for automotive supply / More components for e-mobilityCEO Wojciech Kowalczyk said he expects increased demand from the shift to electric vehicles (Photo: Boryszew)After...
SeaBioComp project develops biocomposite demonstrator products for marine applications
02/12/2022 - SeaBioComp, a collaborative project that aims to develop and produce novel bio-based composite materials to replace conventional...
New Ascend Hi-Dura MED Grade Nylon Products & Other Supplier News
01/12/2022 - Here’s what was new in the world of medical device suppliers during the week of November 27.
Yamaha developing plant-based resin
01/12/2022 - Yamaha Marine is committing to using a plant-derived cellulose nanofiber (CNF) reinforced resin in the production of specific watercraft parts. ×
Ascend Performance Materials and Foster Corporation announce new Hi-Dura™ MED nylon based products
- The initial Ascend medical product line launch consists of three products:Hi-Dura™ MED AG33 NT0862 (glass filled PA6,6) Hi–Dura™ MED AI1 NT0861...
Polyplastics develops void prediction technology for POM products
01/12/2022 - Polyplastics, a global supplier of engineering thermoplastics, has developed unique CAE analysis technology that predicts the occurrence of vacuum voids in injection moulded products made...
German recycler to add 25% more capacity for PMMA reprocessing
01/12/2022 - German recycler to add 25% more capacity for PMMA reprocessingPMMA recyclate is one company focus (Photo: Pekutherm Kunststoffe)Recycling specialist Pekutherm Kunststoffe (Geisenheim, Germany;...
PP, PVC prices fall; PS buyers see an increase
01/12/2022 - North American prices for polypropylene and PVC resins continued to drop in November, while polystyrene saw a surprising increase.PP dropped 2 cents for the month. Prices for polymer-grade...
Spanish packaging maker streamlines manufacture, shortens lead times through decoration in Europe
30/11/2022 - Spanish packaging maker streamlines manufacture, shortens lead times through decoration in EuropeCompany staff gathers to celebrate the opening of the decoration centre (Photo: Quadpack)Spainâ??s...
New Method Transforms Post-Consumer Mixed Plastics into Pharmaceuticals
- Catalina Island, located 22 miles off the coast of Los Angeles, once collected Hollywood royalty, smugglers and silver miners. Now, it collects trash. Its windward-facing harbor is a...
TotalEnergies increases production of high-performance recycled polymers for automotive
30/11/2022 - TotalEnergies announced the construction of a new production line of high-performance recycled polypropylene for automotive in its polymer plant in Carling, France. Since 2016, the Carling -...
Nuevos sistemas de colada caliente para plásticos reciclados
29/11/2022 - Oerlikon HRSflow ha desarrollado soluciones especiales de colada caliente para compuestos de plásticos reciclados procedentes del postconsumo (PCR).En la pasada K2022, la...