NEWS

SPE Foundation Launches Video Education Program

3/12/2021

Intent is to bring easy-to-access plastics educational videos to middle- and high-school students.

Sikora Adds Development Engineer to U.S. Operation

3/12/2021

Measurement and control company hires hose and tubing veteran Chris Johnston.

Specialty 50% Recycled Content Copolyester Gets Further Commercial Adoption

3/11/2021

Eastman’s Tritan Renew copolyester now used by Italian manufacaturer of water bottles and food storage containers.

New Headquarters, Investment for Addifab

3/10/2021

Addifab, the Danish supplier of Freeform Injection Molding (FIM) technology, raised $6.3 million in its latest investment round and moved to a new, larger headquarters near Copenhagen.

Global Bottle Maker Commits to Major Boost in Recycling

3/10/2021

ALPLA Group multiplies its recycling investment by a factor of five.

DMS North America Acquires Component Guys

3/10/2021

The acquisition, effective March 1, reunites former and present DMS team members.

Thermal Care Water-Cooled Chillers Achieve Global Performance Certification

3/10/2021

The Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has certified Thermal Care’s Accuchiller line of water-cooled portable, packaged and central chillers.

Mondelez and PepsiCo Agree to Cut Use of Virgin Plastic

3/9/2021

Key driver was engagement with As You Sow on reducing single-use plastic packaging.

Sonoco’s Fibrepak Cellulosic Meets Stringent EU Regulations

3/9/2021

Fibrepak cellulosic expected to make major inroads in thermoformed food packaging.

RJG Consolidates Southeast Training Facilities in North Carolina

3/9/2021

RJG is consolidating its Gibsonville, N.C. and Woodstock, Ga. training facilities to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s (RCCC) campus in Kannapolis, North Carolina.