PUBLISHED: 8/8/2019

Injection Molding: Solve Two Problems at Once With Autonomous Optimization

Automated “virtual DOE” software can optimize mold design for one or more variables in injection molding.

PUBLISHED: 8/8/2019

Low-Volatility UV Absorber Shields PC-Based 5G Base Stations from UV Light

Tinuvin 360 shown to extend dervice life of 5G base stations and to ensure stable production leading to higher yields.

PUBLISHED: 8/7/2019

Bunting Rebrands Divisions

As the company celebrates its 60th anniversary, it rolls out a new unifying brand for its five businesses.

PUBLISHED: 8/7/2019

Pelletron to Supply PET Bottle Flake and Pellet Handling System at New CarbonLITE Plant

Installation at the plant will produce 80 million lb of rPET pellets/yr, reportedly one of the largest in the world.

PUBLISHED: 8/7/2019

Maag Americas Names Baumann V.P., G.M.

Machinery vet to head up sales of filters, pumps, pelletizers and pulverizers.

PUBLISHED: 8/7/2019

Covestro Steps Up Investment in Thermoplastic Composites

Covestro, Pittsburgh, Penn., is further developing its offerings and capabilities in continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic (CFRTP) composites in response to market trends and a growing demand from customers.

PUBLISHED: 8/6/2019

Chemours Acquires Mining Operations of Southern Ionics Minerals

The acquisition provides Chemours with tremendous scalability and flexibiltiy to internally source ore, nearly doubling its capacity, particularly of Ti-Pure TiO2.

PUBLISHED: 8/6/2019

Dukane Expands Product Offerings Through Acquisition of Aurizon

Dukane adds high-power rotary ultrasonic systems to its broad product portfolio.

PUBLISHED: 8/6/2019

RTP Acquires Zeotherm TPV Technology

New acquisition expands RTP’s already diverse portfolio of TPEs.

PUBLISHED: 8/1/2019

Prices Down for Polyolefins & PET

A flat-to-downward pricing trajectory generally applies to all five major commodity resins going into August.