PUBLISHED: 7/30/2020

Sun Plastech Has Rebranded to Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas

  Company believes the new brand emphasizes the technical expertise and global product development focus for which Asahi Kasei is so well known.  

PUBLISHED: 7/29/2020

Cincinnati Incorporated Partners with Multiax America on Additive Manufacturing

The partnership will allow each company to offer needed products in the additive manufacturing space.

PUBLISHED: 7/29/2020

Fraunhofer Ditches Thermal Chamber to Speed Cold Testing

System generates the low temperatures with compressed air cooled by liquid nitrogen, which flows over the sample.  

PUBLISHED: 7/27/2020

Albis Plastics Separated Distribution and Compounding Businesses

Albis’ compounding business now operating as Mocom, a separate company from Albis resin distribution.

PUBLISHED: 7/27/2020

Arkema Invests in Continuous Composites

Arkema has invested in the American start-up to advance the development of 3D composite manufacturing.

PUBLISHED: 7/27/2020

Germany to Ban Single-Use Plastics

Cabinet approves ban on single-use plastic products ahead of E.U. measures due in 2021.

PUBLISHED: 7/27/2020

Fakuma 2020 Cancelled

Show organizer P. E. Schall postpones Fakuma 2020 to October 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic.

PUBLISHED: 7/24/2020

Materials: Glass and Carbon Fiber-Reinforced PP for Automotive

Borealis brings its Fibremod PP technology to North America which boasts flexible designs with reduced weight and cost in automotive applications, 

PUBLISHED: 7/24/2020

IDTechEx Study Examines What Oil Price Crash Means for Bioplastics

IDTechEx’s new report explores emerging bioplastics technologies and forecasts the industry’s future over the next five years.

PUBLISHED: 7/23/2020

Thermoplastics Structures the Focus of Engel’s China Composites Expo Presence

At the China Composites Expo 2020 (Sept. 2-4; Shanghai), Engel will highlight its thermoplastic based organomelt composite technology saying it represents the “answer to sustainable transport.”