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Suntory presenta su prototipo de envases de bioPET
- El Grupo Suntory ha dado a conocer hoy un prototipo de botella de PET hecho con materiales 100% vegetales. Esto supone un paso fundamental para alcanzar ...
Arkema expands medical portfolio with bio-circular PA11
- Arkema has introduced a new PA11 material that the company says has been developed to replace metal and traditional polymers in medical device applications. The renewably-sourced, recyclable Rilsan...
Polypropylene market continues to grow
02/12/2021 - Prof. Jens P. Wulfsberg is the WGP Vice President and Head of the Manufacturing Technology Laboratory (Laft) at the Helmut Schmidt University of Hamburg. He explains why industrial production need a...
Porvair highlights low profile stackable microplates
- Porvair Sciences highlights its low profile stackable microplates, which offers a storage volume of 0.5ml per well in a height of just 27mm - enables more Porvair Sciences 96-well low...
Sulzer’s New Method Turns Ocean-bound Plastic Waste into High-quality Foams
03/12/2021 - Using its expertise in polymer processing, Sulzer Chemtech has developed a method to turn
Researchers Explore 3D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades with Improved Recyclability
03/12/2021 - A team of National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) researchers are furthering their revolutionary combination of recyclable thermoplastics and additive manufacturing to manufacture advanced...
Tank Holding to close plant, move equipment, jobs
03/12/2021 - North America's largest rotational molder, Lincoln, Neb.-based Tank Holding Corp., will close a plant in Gardena, Calif., when the existing lease expires next year and move the equipment and jobs...
Supply improvements finally providing some relief for PE buyers
03/12/2021 - North American polyethylene prices declined by an average of 5 cents per pound in November as improving supplies caught up with demand for the material.PE prices in the region also had...
Race Is On for Commercialization of Plant-based Plastic Bottle
03/12/2021 - The so-called “plant bottle” has been a long time coming, and it’s still not really here, but Japan’s Suntory Group and the Coca-Cola Co. are inching closer to getting it into the...
Thermoplastic Wheel Takes the Rough Road
03/12/2021 - Oribi Composites has launched what it calls the world’s first high-performance off-road utility vehicle (UTV) wheels made with advanced thermoplastic composite materials. The new composite UTV...
Teknor Apex Broadens Palette with Lanier Color Acquisition
03/12/2021 - Compounder Teknor Apex has acquired Lanier Color Co., a supplier of color concentrates and specialty compounds for the thermoplastics industry based in Gainesville, GA.The acquisition comes...
Pexco Acquires Performance Elastomers Corporation
03/12/2021 - Pexco LLC, a leading North American specialty plastics extruder, announces the acquisition of Performance Elastomers Corporation (PEC). Based in Ravenna, Ohio, near Akron, Performance Elastomers...
Plastics Extruder Pexco Acquires Performance Elastomers Corporation
- December 03, 2021North American specialty plastics extruder Pexco LLC has acquired Ohio-based Performance Elastomers Corporation (PEC) at an undisclosed sum this week. PEC is a...
Suntory Introduces 100% Plant-Based PET Bottle Prototypes
03/12/2021 - TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Suntory Group today announced that, as a crucial step toward its aim to use 100% sustainable PET bottles...
Reciclado avanzado, una tendencia que sigue creciendo
02/12/2021 - El reciclado avanzado continúa...
Sumitomo Demag appoints new Production Manager
02/12/2021 - Germany — More and more countries are trying to limit the demand for plastic packaging. Nevertheless, demand for polypropylene (PP) continues to grow, the latest study published by Ceresana reveals.
From PET bottles to food contact grade r-PET packaging: AMUT and EREMA partnership accelerates circularity
02/12/2021 - In summer 2021, EREMA, in collaboration with AMUT, has finalised the installation and commissioning of ALTO packaging´s first extrusion line for food grade PET sheets in New Zealand.
JW Hill Capital acquires Performance Plastics and Angeles Composites Technologies
- Located in San Diego, California, Performance Plastics, Inc. (“PPI”) is a manufacturer of precision-engineered composite aerostructure components for major military and commercial OEMs...
LANXESS and Kautex Co-develop Large-format Plastic Battery Housing for EVs
02/12/2021 - LANXESS and Kautex Textron have been collaborating for several years to research whether battery...
KRAIBURG TPE Offers Soft Touch Thermoplastic Elastomers for Medical Equipment
02/12/2021 - KRAIBURG TPE’s THERMOLAST® H is the ideal material solution for medical equipment,...