NEWS

PUBLISHED: 4/3/2019

PTi Appoints Fischer Applications and Technology Manager

Aspiring account ‘followed her nose’ to plastics processing and join sheet extrusion machine builder.


PUBLISHED: 3/29/2019

Hexcel and Arkema Open Joint R&D Lab to Develop Carbon-Fiber PEKK Products for Aircraft

Hexcel and Arkema aim to develop carbon fiber reinforced PEKK UD prepreg tapes for lightweight aircraft parts.


PUBLISHED: 3/29/2019

Short Carbon-Fiber Filled PP Composites Launched

Xenia Materials has launched the new series of Xecarb 11 short carbon-fiber filled PP grades.


PUBLISHED: 3/29/2019

First PPS with Very High Flexibility

Toray Industries has developed the first PPS in the world that boasts high flexibility without compromising heat and chemical resistance properties.


PUBLISHED: 3/28/2019

Dow and BiologiQ Collaborate on Evaluation of Plant-Based Polymers

Potential synergies are being explored between BiologiQ’s NuPlasticQ biopolymer and Dow’s PE resin portfolio.


PUBLISHED: 3/28/2019

Braskem America in New U.S. Distribution Partnership with PolyQuest for PP

Partnership leverages PolyQuest’s resin portfolio expansion and Braskem’s position as the largest PP producer in the Americas.


PUBLISHED: 3/28/2019

Arkema Starts Up First U.S. PEKK Production Plant

Arkema’s PEKK U.S. plant will strengthen the company’s offerings of advanced materials in demanding markets such as aeronautics, electronics, and automotive.


PUBLISHED: 3/27/2019

Plastics Industry Fly-In on March 27

This year’s Fly-In attendees will hold over 100 meetings with elected officials and their staff on the Hill


PUBLISHED: 3/27/2019

Milliken Building Largest Clarifier Plant in its History

Growing global demand for Millad NX 8000 clarifier in PP applications is driving this major capacity expansion.


PUBLISHED: 3/25/2019

Report: Advanced Plastics Recycling Has Potential for $10 Billion Economic Output

If widely adopted, these processes could result in nearly 40,000 direct and indirect U.S. jobs, as much as $2.2 billion in annual payroll, and another $9.9 billion in direct and indirect economic output.


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