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Published: 6/8/2017

Borealis to Build Dedicated Auto PP Compounding Plant
Company looks to secure position as a local supplier to automotive OEMs and Tier partners.

Published: 6/8/2017

New Materials, Applications Among Highlights of SPC Bioplastics Conference
New PLA, PHA, starch-based resins emerge.

Published: 5/31/2017

Commodity Resin Prices Falling
Lower feedstock costs, improved supplies, lower export prices are among key factors.

Published: 5/31/2017

Medical-Tubing Innovator Bets on Silicone Solutions
Trelleborg gains footprint in silicone-based implantable medical extrusions.

Published: 5/31/2017

AUTOMOTIVE PLASTICS: New Thermoplastic Solutions Redefine ‘Performance’ from All Angles
Lightweighting and resistance to heat, chemicals and weathering drive developments in thermoplastics for interiors, exteriors, underhood, powertrain and chassis.

Published: 5/30/2017

Conference Uncovers Innovations Across a Range of Processes, Markets
New materials and additives for injection and blow molding, extrusion, compounding, and thermoforming highlighted the SPE Polyolefins Conference.

Published: 5/22/2017

Teknor Apex Debuts New Engineering Resins Div. with Novel Nylon Family
New strong, tough aromatic nylons.

Published: 5/22/2017

Plastic-Eating Caterpillar Could Halt PE Bag Waste
Wax worms can chemically digest polyethylene films.

Published: 5/15/2017

Eastman Launches Cellulose-Based Engineering Bioplastic at Chinaplas 2017
Based 50% on cellulose that is derived from sustainably managed forests, the material reportedly compares favorably to PC, ABS and PC/ABS blends.

Published: 5/12/2017

Beach Plastic: A Recycling Story
Plastics Technology went to the beach in San Diego; not for surfing but to see first hand how local collection of beach plastic is enabling P&G's newest sustainable package.