Plastics News Now: Backyard game KanJam gets new ownersMarch 22, 2018 11:48 am ET
Covestro teams up with Carnegie Mellon University and the Pittsburgh Penguins to help hockey safety, a yacht maker is turning to 3D printing and the growing backyard game of KanJam gets a new owner.
Material Insights: A new PE balanceMarch 19, 2018 11:52 am ET
New capacity for polyethylene in North America may change the export balance, Toray acquires TenCate composites unit and Indorama buys more PET capacity.
Plastics News Now: Vitamix ditches injection molded nozzle for 3D printed versionMarch 15, 2018 6:00 am ET
Environmental groups target Starbucks, Reed City Tool plans for big growth and Vitamix teamed up with Carbon to redesign a part for its commercial blender that eliminates injection molding.
Bumper to Bumper: GMC truck to feature carbon fiber bedMarch 14, 2018 6:00 am ET
The 2019 GMC Sierra Denali will have a premium option for a carbon fiber bed, a move that General Motors Co. says is a true innovation.
Material Insights: Compounding technology helps in OceanBound bottle developmentMarch 12, 2018 11:25 am ET
Techmer PM compounding technology helped in the commercialization of OceanBound bottle development, DowDuPont announces leadership changes and Lubrizol plans expansions.
Plastics News Now: Processor of the Year, Best Place to Work namedMarch 8, 2018 8:47 am ET
The Processor of the Year and Best Place to Work were both named during an event in Florida, and Taiwan moves forward with tough restrictions on some single-use plastics.
Material Insights: Lego debuts pieces made from bio-based PEMarch 5, 2018 9:56 am ET
Lego A/S is using polyethylene from sugar cane, commodity resin prices were on the move in February and some teens make videos about plastics for the Canadian Plastics Industry Association.
Plastics News Now: Snapple ditches glass for plasticMarch 1, 2018 6:00 am ET
A bag manufacturer is being sued over odors, a major BPA study is released and R&D/Leverage worked with Snapple to convert to plastic bottles while keeping its iconic cap pop sound.
Bumper to Bumper: Study details successes in pilot bumper recycling programFebruary 28, 2018 12:01 pm ET
The Plastics Industry Association released a report highlighting a successful pilot bumper recycling program.
Material Insights: M. Holland, Elastron Kimya form TPE partnershipFebruary 26, 2018 11:41 am ET
APS Elastomers is responding to market tightness on TPUs, M. Holland and Elastron Kimya expand their partnership and a recap of 2017 resin sales figures.
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