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U.S. shipments of plastics equipment dipped in the first three months of 2015 compared to the 2014’s final quarter but were higher when contrasted with year-ago levels.
The new paper on compatibilizers from SPI's Recycling Committee is a tool for increasing profitability of plastics recycling.
Only about 9% of plastic waste was recycled from the municipal solid waste stream in 2012, according to the latest figures available from the U.S.
The increased use of 3D printing could pave the way for more innovative applications of plastic.
Donations enable the university to offer education in plastics recycling.
Commercial Plastics Recycling collected, sorted and recycled 191 tons of processing scrap.
Ruled redundant, could jam bars be going the way of plungers on new injection molding machines sold into the U.S.?
When the final count is made, SPI expects the number of exhibiting companies to match or exceed the record of 2,009 set at NPE2000. In net exhibit space, NPE2015 is already the largest NPE in its history,
Citing “overwhelming marketplace interest,” SPI has enlarged its Startup Garage to host 16 firms, accommodating more new ventures as well as potential investors, buyers, distributors and partners.
One week before the sector’s biggest show, the U.S. plastics industry reported a surge in equipment shipments for the full year and final quarter of 2014, with solid momentum maintained heading into 2015.
Lots of news in engineering thermoplastic compounds, TPEs, and purging agents, plus a wide range of colorants and additives.
Walmart’s VP of U.S. manufacturing will present at NPE2015 breakfast event.
Whether you feel it represents the basest form of political theater or the heights of patriotic rhetoric, the State of the Union Address is with us for good (barring an amendment to the Constitution).
NPE2015 has officially surpassed the previous NPE record for exhibit space with time and room to grow.
SPI and affiliate Flexible Vinyl Alliance to demonstrate how PVC saves lives.
SPE extends nomination deadline for its second-annual 'Plastics For Life' competition by two weeks.
With the launch of its Sustainability Benchmarking Tool this month, SPI will host a webinar. "Zero Waste Zone" at NPE 2015 further supports effort.
A breakfast briefing on key markets and plastics design panel discussions, which are free to attendees, join four multi-day, paid conferences on a range of technical and business topics at NPE2015.
The U.S. plastics industry in 2014 succeeded despite a near-worldwide malaise, but how long can we thrive while our global partners falter?
Shipments of primary plastics equipment were up 6 percent for the quarter and the year, while new bookings of auxiliary equipment totaled a record-breaking $108.2 million dollars in the third quarter.