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Proprietary Oxygen Scavenger Is Dormant Until Needed
Technology for APET or CPET packaging gives a "designable" shelf life from 4 to 24 months.
Article Published: 4/23/2014
Major Resin Prices Flat or Lower
Good news for buyers of PE, PP, PS, and PVC..
Article Published: 4/23/2014
For the Adventurous, Opportunities Beckon in Overmolding RFID Tags
Insert molding RFID tags and antennas is a growing market opportunity with relatively few players who have braved the challenges involved.
Article Published: 4/23/2014
Polyolefins Innovation: Automotive, Packaging, Pipe, Furniture, Flooring, Films
New materials and processes for injection and blow molding, extrusion, compounding, and thermoforming were discussed at the recent SPE Polyolefins Conference.
Article Published: 4/23/2014
RPET Pricing Up in the East, Down in the West
The problem is soft demand in the West and reduced supplies in the East.
Article Published: 4/8/2014
APPLICATION: First North American Recycle-Content PS Foam Food Tray Makes Debut
Containing 25% recycled PS, new Evoc packaging is being used in most of the line of fresh products from poultry cooperative Exceldor.
Article Published: 3/27/2014
Ford Motor & Coca-Cola Get "Plastics From Renewable Sources Award"; Ford Highlights Other Developments
This is the first time Coca-Cola's PlantBottle Technology is being applied to a non-packaging application.
Article Published: 3/27/2014
Are Imported PET Preforms Likely To Hit Our Shores?
Several PET preform manufacturers from China, India and Pakistan are eyeing the U.S.
Article Published: 3/27/2014
APPLICATION: Biobased Nylon Chosen For Ferrari and Maserati Fuel Vapor Separators
A halogen-free FR biobased nylon 410 grade from DSM "stars" in high-end sports cars.
Article Published: 3/25/2014
MATERIALS: S&E Specialty Polymers Expands Its Toll Compounding
The company’s plant is equipped with a wide range of processing equipment combined with a state-of-the-art lab.
Article Published: 3/25/2014

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