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2013 was a good year for North American equipment suppliers; can '14 overcome a slow start?
The North American plastics equipment market saved its best for last in 2013, delivering shipments valued at $335.1 million in the fourth quarter—the best three-month stretch of the year and up 3% from the previous quarter. Will that momentum hold i...
Blog Published: 4/2/2014
Ford & Coca-Cola Get "Plastics From Renewable Sources Award"
The two companies collaborated  in the development of the first-ever automotive interior fabric made from the same renewable material used to produce Coca-Cola’s PlantBottle Technology.  
Blog Published: 3/24/2014
Polyolefins Expert Foresees "Sunnier" Outlook for PP
No doubt that PP pricing has been extremely volatile over the last few years in North America, owing largely to structural supply issues of PP’s primary feedstock propylene.
Blog Published: 3/20/2014
Liquid Thermoplastics Process Like Composite Thermosets
The continued evolution of thermoplastic composites just got even more interesting with this week’s launch by Arkema of the first range of a novel family of liquid thermoplastics that are transformed via reactive closed-mold processes such as ...
Blog Published: 3/7/2014
Celanese Bolsters Thermoplastic Composite Development Efforts
Thermoplastic composites on the forefront for Celanese.
Blog Published: 3/6/2014
‘Reshoring’ Benefits Mexico, Too
Another molder is betting on Mexico getting its share of the “reshoring” trend from Asia to NAFTA.
Blog Published: 1/2/2014

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