We've Made It Easier to Find What You're Looking For

If you haven't looked at our World Wide Web site recently, you may be unaware of two new features we have added to help you find information faster and easier than ever. Plus, you'll soon be able to tap into one of our best-known data services. These new resources are all completely free to qualified PLASTICS TECHNOLOGY subscribers.



Every business day, this column presents a fresh selection of the latest business and technology news from around the world. Stories are organized by topics: Technology, U.S. News, World News, Mergers & Acquisitions. If you miss a day, you can search for past stories by typing in key words.



Want to know what we have published on any topic and when? Search the past five years of Plastics Technology magazine by typing in key words. When you find a match, you can call up the full text.


PLASPEC databank.

Our Materials and Machinery Databanks (previously available only by paid subscription) contain complete specifications on around 13,000 resins and compounds and some 8000 models of processing machines. There's much more data here than we have room to print in our Processing Handbook and Buyers' Guide. And if you want to know who supplies what, search our Supplier Databank for names, addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, and Web addresses of 5500 suppliers of everything you need to run a processing operation.

So come to www.ptonline.com. If you're looking for plastics information, it's all here!