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Published: 10/31/2018

Higher Prices for Commodity Resins, Except PP
Higher feedstock prices and strong demand drive price hikes for PE, PS, PVC and PET.

Published: 10/1/2018

Flat to Lower Pricing for Volume Resins— Except Nylons
Improved supply/demand balance in key feedstocks and resins is steering prices flat to lower, but not for nylons.

Published: 10/1/2018

Process ‘Upcycles’ Waste Plastics To Virgin-Quality PET
Depolymerization technology developed by Loop Industries aims to repurpose scrap PET of all types.

Published: 9/5/2018

Eight Eastman Copolyesters Get Cradle to Cradle Platinum Certification
This is the first time the company’s products have achieved the highest rating for Material Health and the first time Tritan has been included in the certification.

Published: 8/29/2018

Prices Flat for PE, PVC; Down for PS; Up for PP, PET
Contrary feedstock and demand trends lead to divergent pricing behavior.

Published: 8/28/2018

NPE2018: News in Materials & Additives
Here’s more news in engineering resins, TPEs, bioplastics, polyolefin film grades, PVC, and a range of additives from the Big Show not reported in all our other previous coverage.

Published: 8/22/2018

PMC Acquired by the Simona Group
The acquisition broadens PMC’s reach globally.

Published: 8/22/2018

General Polymers Relocates Corporate Headquarters
Move to Auburn Hills brings company closer to many OEMs, Tier 1’s, plastic part designers and manufacturers.

Published: 8/21/2018

LyondellBasell Completes Acquisition of A. Schulman
Company forms new Advanced Polymer Solutions business segment.

Published: 8/16/2018

SABIC & Nottinham Spirk In Collaboration to Accelerate Innovation Across Multiple Industries
The Cleveland-based business innovation and product design firm to work with Noryl PPE, Ultem PEI, LNP engineered compounds and more.