NEWS

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.”


PUBLISHED: 7/23/2020

Spring-Water Bottler to Expand In-House PET Recycling

Two California bottling plants are producing Crystal Geyser spring water bottles with at least 50% rPET now. Soon, the company plans to be using 100% rPET in all seven of its U.S. plants.


PUBLISHED: 7/22/2020

Slide Products Offers Hazardous Aerosol Return Service

Slide Products’ new SHARP program helps molders reduce disposal costs and keeps hazmat out of waste stream. 


PUBLISHED: 7/21/2020

SK Capital Acquires Majority Interest in Techmer PM

The strategic partnership between SK Capital and Techmer PM will further expand the reach of Techmer’s platform. 


PUBLISHED: 7/20/2020

Moldworx Consolidates Into Single facility

The injection molder and moldmaker has combined those functionalities into a single operation in Chandler, Ariz.