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Driving the wide range of new developments in engineered plastics and additives are higher performance, safety, and sustainability.
As I watched the Olympics coverage the other night, a commercial came on that flashed the word, “plastics.”
During the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) ANTEC 2016, SPE will honor the newest Fellows of the Society, which are members who have made outstanding contributions in plastics science, engineering, or management.
There are three things constant in the world: death, taxes and the…stand-up pouch. The stand-up pouch continues to grow in popularity showcasing that it does not yet have an expiration date, but it’s not all good news—issues with recyclability have been a consistent challenge.
Two companies will become one--and then three.
Dow's third generation TR-XLPE for MV underground cable awarded for extended cable life & enhanced reliability.
Proposal would create three companies that will spun off in the future.
Both the PE Stand-Up Pouch and PacXpert bottles are making commercial advances globally.
New LLDPEs boast unmatched stiffness/toughness balance and processing ease. Better downgauging ahead.
Dow's just announced Innate Precision Packaging Resins boast unmatched abuse resistance and excellent processability.
The Ocean Concervancy's allies include Dow Chemical, Coca-Cola, and ACC.
A path that could reduce ocean plastic waste by nearly half by 2025 and reverse it in another decade outlined by new study.
Collaborative industry project is aimed at recovering more packaging that is currently destined for landfill.
There was no shortage of new thermoplastics and additives covering the full range of end-use applications.
Dow is working with Polytan STI, a manufacturer and supplier for outdoor and indoor sports surfaces, on the artificial turf for the hockey players at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Lots of news in engineering thermoplastic compounds, TPEs, and purging agents, plus a wide range of colorants and additives.
Dow's new HDPE boasts the best of traditional PE for hot and cold water pipe but with better hydrostatic strength, and more.
A new study shows how the type and amount of LDPE in blends with LLDPE affect the processing and strength/toughness properties of blown film. Data are shown for both LDPE-rich and LLDPE-rich blends.
Proper purging procedures can avoid the need to shut down the line for cleaning. Here's one expert's advice.
Fast-growing plastics fair showcases the region’s growing appetite for sophisticated food packaging, and more.