NEWS

PUBLISHED: 10/23/2020

Danimer Scientific's PHA Chosen by Bacardi to Replace PET

Bacardi opts to transition to 100% biodegradable PHA by 2023.


PUBLISHED: 10/22/2020

EOS and Texas A&M University to Offer Additive Manufacturing Professional Development Program

The partnership recently completed its first successful session with NASA.


PUBLISHED: 10/21/2020

Protolabs Addresses How to Survive a Pandemic with Digital Manufacturing

Protolabs survey results examine product development and the supply chain.


PUBLISHED: 10/21/2020

Israeli Pipe Processor Adds Potent Single-Screw Extruder

Billed as ideal for large-diam. pipes, new extruder provides processor with higher output and better quality while consuming less power.  


PUBLISHED: 10/21/2020

Elix Polymers and Repsol Forge Circular Economy Styrenic Partnership

Styrenics compounder Elix Polymers and oil & gas company Repsol agree to incorporate chemically-recycled styrene into the production of ABS/SAN, in compliance with the ISCC PLUS certification.


PUBLISHED: 10/21/2020

Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Names 2020 Design for Recycling Award Winner

Lexmark received the award specifically for the design of its toner cartridges, of which 95% contain at least some post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic content.


PUBLISHED: 10/20/2020

Custom Profile Names New V.P. of Sales and Marketing

Extrusion industry vet Steve Maxson joins Michigan-headquartered processor.


PUBLISHED: 10/20/2020

NPE2021 is On!

The industry’s most important show will bring the plastics community together May 17–21, 2021 in Orlando, Fla. to discover the latest technologies, materials, and processes that are revolutionizing healthcare, packaging, consumer product...


PUBLISHED: 10/20/2020

U.S. Senators to Speak at GPS Online October 21–23

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) and IHS Markit are pleased to announce the addition of Senator Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska) and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-Rhode Island) to the world-class speaker line-up at this year’s Global Plasti...


PUBLISHED: 10/20/2020

The Future on Full Display

NPE® provides a global platform for technological ingenuity and innovation in the plastics industry—automation, robots, cobots, end-of-arm tooling, three- and four-dimensional printing, mold components, industrial polymers, and anything el...