NEWS

PUBLISHED: 12/20/2019

PolyOne to Acquire Clariant Color & Additive Masterbatch Business

Early synergies and innovation opportunities are seen by PolyOne in the forthcoming acquisition of Clariant Masterbatches. 


PUBLISHED: 12/20/2019

HRSFlow and RJG Pair Technologies for Advanced Process Control

By pairing HRS Flow’s servo-driven FLEXflow hot runner with RJG’s sensors and eDART controller, the collaborators say they’re able to sequence mold filling based on what’s actually happening in the tool vs. time or screw posi...


PUBLISHED: 12/19/2019

New Cross-Industry Consortium to Focus on Chemical Recycling

New cross-industry consortium to make enhanced recycling of polyester plastics a commercial reality, contributing to the development of a global circular economy for plastics.


PUBLISHED: 12/16/2019

The Value of Value Added

What is industry value added? This is one of the questions in the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page. The answer to this FAQ is as follows:


PUBLISHED: 12/16/2019

My NPE: A Look Back at the NPE2018 Exhibit Hall

NPE2018's show floor was filled with attendees and new products. Take a look back at the sights and sounds of the big show in Orlando.


PUBLISHED: 12/16/2019

Support the RECOVER Act

On America Recycles Day the Realizing the Economic Opportunities and Value of Expanding Recycling (RECOVER) Act is introduced.


PUBLISHED: 12/16/2019

Space Requests for NPE2021 Have Already Broken Records

But what if you missed the October 31 NPE2021 space draw deadline? Now what?


PUBLISHED: 12/11/2019

3devo Brings Desktop Filament Extrusion and Plastics Recycling Business to the U.S.

Originating in 2016, as a startup founded by young engineers, 3devo has gone on to acquire an extensive international customer base.


PUBLISHED: 12/11/2019

Bekum America Is Expanding

A 40% expansion in Michigan is expected to be completed later this year.


PUBLISHED: 12/11/2019

Micromolder Makuta Adopts Carbon 3D Printing

Special printing process opens up new business for custom injection molder in functional prototypes and short runs of complex parts.