Riverdale Global to provide U.S. and overseas plastics processors with local supply of liquid colors.
Two processing aids for use in nylon and EVOH barrier layers in extruded packaging will be introduced this month at the K 2013 show by Germany’s Lehmann & Voss & Co. (U.S. office in Pawcatuck, Conn.).
Perstorp of Sweden (U.S. office in Toledo, Ohio) will launch at the K 2013 show this month a general-purpose, non-phthalate polyester plasticizer called Pevalen.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Invista has expanded its range of Polyshield modified-PET barrier resins with a new masterbatch version aimed particularly at barrier PET beer bottles.
The ColorFast X Series includes fully formulated compounds as well as color and additive masterbatches.
Color and additive masterbatch compounder PCC (Plastics Color Corp.), Calumet, Ill., has launched the second generation of “Isaac,” its web portal and standalone software that helps customers drastically reduce time to market by streamli...
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Six new clarified PP grades for injection molding, blow molding, and thermoforming are available from Houston-based Phillips 66.
New liquid vehicle technology from Clariant Masterbatches, Holden, Mass., is designed to eliminate problems that have prevented wider use of liquid color in extrusion blow molding of polyolefins.
Americhem Inc., Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, has launched a new line of highly concentrated, low-aniline, nigrosine black nylon masterbatches suited to automotive under-hood and other applications where retention of physical properties is important.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Metabolix, Inc., Cambridge, Mass., has developed a series of biobased PHA (polyhydroxyalkanoate) copolymers that act as plasticizers, impact modifiers, and processing aids for rigid and flexible PVC.