Novomer Achieves Breakthrough in Development of Low-Cost Compostable Polymers


Novomer expects strong economics and scalability of its Rinnovo PHA to meet circular economy demands of brand owners.

Stratasys Direct, Xometry Team to Deliver High-Performance 3D Printed Parts on Demand


Customers can now purchase high-performance nylon parts produced by Stratasys Direct through Xometry’s marketplace.

DOE’s Argonne National Lab Scientists Host Webinar on Plastic Waste


Scientists to discuss market and technological drivers and survey a few of the most promising frontiers that will play key role in addressing plastic waste.  

Brown Machine Group Acquires GN Thermoforming Equipment


BMG expands its thermoforming product offering through new acquisition.  

Trexel Names New Head of Business Development


Foaming leader names Kaufmann director of business development. Announces retirement of long—time exec Traut.

Elix and Polyscope Cooperate in Specialty Materials for Automotive Interior Applications


Premium automotive interior structural parts such as sunroof modules are targeted by ‘partners’ Elix Polymers and Polyscope Polymers. 

Managing Director Named for Newly Acquired Drive Company


AMKmotion GmbH + Co KG, a drive and automation portfolio business created by Arburg ownership following its acquisition, will be lead by Stefan Buchner.

Milliken Expands Recycling Additives Product Portfolio with new Acquisition


Milliken has acquired Zebra-chem GmbH, a global manufacturer of peroxide and blowing agents additive masterbatches.

Cyclic Olefin Copolymer Earns APR Recognition for Recyclability with HDPE


Polyplastics is developing key data to support industrywide sustainability efforts that will allow companies to confidently use its Topas COC to enhance the performance of recyclable products.

Film Structure Designs Formulated with PCR Debuted by Nova Chemicals


Nova’s new series of customizable film structure designs formulated with post-consumer resin.