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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...
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...
Bewi llega al mercado español
- El fabricante noruego de aislamientos y embalajes Bewi anuncia su entrada en el mercado español con la adquisición de una participación mayoritaria en el...
Production cutbacks leading to better market balance
30/11/2022 - This story first appeared in our sister publication
Expansion of presence in Romania with new EPS insulation plant
29/11/2022 - Expansion of presence in Romania with new EPS insulation plantAustrotherm commissions its third EPS insulation plant in Romania (Photo: Austrotherm)Austrian group Austrotherm (Waldegg;
Michelin, Pyrowave recycled styrene project hitting stride
23/11/2022 - Montreal — Group Michelin has verified that recycled styrene monomer from Canadian recycling startup Pyrowave Inc. is 99.8% pure and can now be integrated into industrial elastomer batches...
Material Insights: What’s behind the latest big price drop for polypropylene?
14/11/2022 - North American polypropylene prices fell again last month, even though we had an unusual situation with polymer-grade...
Foam Holdings Acquires Expanded Polystyrene Manufacturer Amvic
10/11/2022 - Foam Holdings, a Wynnchurch Capital, L.P. (“Wynnchurch”) portfolio company, announced the acquisitions of Amvic, Inc. (“Amvic”) and Concrete Block Insulating Systems, Inc. (“CBIS”)....
SCS demuestra de forma práctica la posibilidad de reciclado de bandejas de poliestireno espumado en nuevas bandejas para alimentación.
04/11/2022 - El proceso se adaptó además a poliestireno extruido, permitiendo extender el reciclaje de ciclo cerrado a bandejas alimentarias de poliestireno extruido. Corepla, consorcio italiano,...
Ecobox Lorca recibe ayudas para una inversión
- El fabricante de envases plásticos Ecobox Lorca ha recibido esta campaña una ayuda para una serie de inversiones productivas que le permitirán...
Soprema eleva su apuesta por el SATE y entra en el negocio de poliestireno expandido con la compra de Cypsa
- La multinacional francesa Soprema sigue ganando músculo en España y acaba de cerrar su segunda adquisición en lo que llevamos de 2022
Takeover of EPS specialist Jackon complete
08/11/2022 - Takeover of EPS specialist Jackon completePart of the deal is EPS processing in Frederikstad, Norway (Photo: Jackon)Norwegian EPS specialist Bewi (Trondheim;
La UE reconoce el potencial del EPS reciclado como materia prima
- El servicio científico interno de la Comisión Europea lleva a cabo un estudio evaluando el fin de vida de una serie de materiales con el objeto de identificar los candidatos más adecuados para...
Download this week's edition featuring our 2022 blow molders ranking
07/11/2022 - For our first issue of November 2022, we have our annual blow molders ranking and special report.
EREMA Group and INTCO Recycling sign strategic partnership for recycling PET
04/11/2022 - Manfred Hackl (EREMA Group) and Frank Liu (INTCO) signed the strategic partnership at K2022. (Photo credit: EREMA)INTCO is a Chinese recycling company active worldwide that has become one...
EPS at the center of two acquisitions
04/11/2022 - Foam Holdings Inc. is making a pair of deals that expands the company in both the United States and Canada.The company is adding
Resin prices continue to slide
03/11/2022 - North American prices for PVC and polystyrene resins continued on a downward trajectory in October.PVC prices fell an average...
Erema and Intco sign strategic partnership for PET recycling
01/11/2022 - Manfred Hackl (EREMA Group) and Frank Liu (INTCO) signed the strategic partnership at K2022. (Photo:...
Insulation manufacturer takes over XPS producer Zentyss in Romania
27/10/2022 - Insulation manufacturer takes over XPS producer Zentyss in RomaniaHappy about the acquisition in Romania: (right to left) managing director Klaus Haberfellner, sales manager Romania Roxana Ghioca,...
JACKON UK and JABLITE combine after corporate merger of JACKON and BEWI
- JABLITE and JACKON UK are set to form a new, united force in the UK insulation and construction products sector. The two brands combined will become the first UK manufacturer to offer both EPS...