Wood & Natural Fiber Compounds

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Published: 12/20/2018

Stora Enso and Startup Sulapac Join Forces to Produce Renewable & Biodegradable Straws
Commercial launch of wood-based straws targeted for second quarter of 2019. 

Published: 9/17/2018

Biobased PLA Composite Used in World's First 'Circular' Car
Total Corbion’s high-heat PLA and natural flax fiber sandwich panels were used for the car’s structural parts.

Published: 1/19/2018

Mold Can Infiltrate & Weaken Bio-composite Materials
Research looks at if and when mold will grow on bio-materials and how it might affect the final product.

Published: 7/25/2016

Car Parts Made From Agave?
Ford and Jose Cuervo explore development of sustainable bioplastic.

Published: 6/28/2016

Strong Growth Projected for Wood-Plastic Composites Market
North America held the largest share of the multi-billion dollar market in 2015.

Published: 3/28/2016

SMC Compounder & Compression Molder Establishes Non-Woven Biz
R3 Composites’ new subsidiary to supply industry with high-quality and innovative non-wovens technology.

Published: 2/18/2016

Environmental & Safety Finalists of SPE Auto Innovation Awards
The three finalists in the environmental and two in the safety categories utilize recycled resin, natural fiber reinforcements and more.

Published: 2/17/2016

Search Right Here for Resins, Additives
Resins and additives. They are the ties that bind all plastics processors. Regardless of whether you are injection molding gears, blow molding ducts, or extruding film, you need your hoppers filled with material.

Published: 12/2/2015

The Promise of "4D Printing"
MIT scientist is shaping the next development to 3D printing: 4D printing, where the fourth dimension is time.

Published: 5/29/2015

SPE Research/Engineering Technology Award Nicely Goes To...
Suresh Shah awarded for his contributions to automotive plastics and composites developments.