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PP, PE Prices Drop While Others Rise
Polyolefin prices ‘calm’ for now, while PET, PS, PVC show a bit more volatility.
Article Published: 7/23/2016
PlastiComp Opens Dedicated Long Fiber Thermoplastic R&D Lab
To continue advancement of such composites, PlastiComp's R&D functions now in new lab.
Article Published: 7/6/2016
SABIC Now in Polyolefin Elastomer and Plastomer Market
Through its 50-50 JV with Korea's SK Global Chemical, SABIC is offering POE/POP products for polymer modifications and film applications.
Article Published: 7/5/2016
Long-Glass Fiber Reinforced Polyolefin Sheet for Automotive and More
Germany's Renolit is now in North America and thriving in automotive, building & construction, and furniture.
Article Published: 6/24/2016
First U.S. Lightweight ETFE Film Roof In New Viking Stadium
3M Dyneon's fluoroplastic ETFE high-performance film to start in the first U.S. stadium roof of its kind.
Article Published: 6/24/2016
Bioplastic Adds ‘Charm’ to NYC Clean-Up Effort
Green Dot bio-materials used to make charm bracelets for Comcast employees for Global Citizen festival.
Article Published: 6/22/2016
PP Recycling Provides New Life for Keurig K-Cups
Premium coffee maker to shift from multi-layer pods to single-layer polypropylene later this year as demand for recycled PP soars.
Article Published: 6/22/2016
Resin Prices Flat to Lower
Second quarter ends with flat to declining prices, even for high-volume engineering resins.
Article Published: 6/21/2016
Special Process Molds Stronger Parts In Very Thick, Near-Net Shapes
Unusual injection process molds very thick parts with unusually high strength.
Article Published: 6/21/2016
Two-Shot Molding Helps Make Reshoring Cost-Effective
With help from labor-saving technology, a maker of children’s dinnerware finds a ‘Made in USA’ solution to quality & delivery issues.
Article Published: 6/21/2016

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