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Pipe maker Finolex to expand in eastern India


June 13, 2014 10:28 am ET

MUMBAI, INDIA — Finolex Industries Ltd. has increased capacity of its PVC pipe plant in Maser, India. The plant became operational in March 2013 with annual capacity of 30,000 metric tonnes.

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Green Leaf bringing molding back to Indiana from China


June 9, 2014 4:47 pm ET

An injection molder specializing in liquid handling products is bringing most of its production back to the United States from China.

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Kingfa sees major boost of PBSA film usage


June 5, 2014 1:04 pm ET

Millions of acres of farmland in China are growing opportunities for Kingfa Sci. & Tech. Co. Ltd.'s biodegradable plastics business.

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Myers selling lawn & garden business, buying blow molder Scepter


June 2, 2014 12:23 pm ET

Myers Industries Inc. plans to boost its stake in plastic fuel tanks in an acquisition of Scepter Corp. and Scepter Manufacturing LLC.

GSE enters Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to complete sale


May 5, 2014 11:50 am ET

GSE Environmental Inc. filed for protection under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code on May 4, according to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del.

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RKW buys Hyplast, folds into RKW Agri


April 15, 2014 11:13 am ET

RKW SE, a Germany-based films and flexible packaging group, has announced it has acquired Belgium's Hyplast NV.

Integra Plastics looking to expand again


April 11, 2014 1:38 pm ET

Integra Plastics Inc. is again looking for space and is planning to put up a new building near its current facility.

Rotomolder Elkamet expands in North Carolina


April 9, 2014 2:32 pm ET

Elkamet Inc., a manufacturer of plastic parts for automotive and other industries, is expanding its manufacturing operations in East Flat Rock, N.C.

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Rotomolded car concept gets a boost from agriculture industry


March 21, 2014 10:21 am ET

Total SA's concept car was first shown more than three years ago, and now some of the technology in it is moving into an agricultural tractor which could lead to further developments.

Formation Plastics expands to house new thermoformer


February 26, 2014 1:51 pm ET

Formation Plastics Inc. needed a bigger building to handle a 3-stage Lamco 9-foot-by-13-foot thermoformer that it was reconstructing, and responded by purchasing a 32,000-square-foot facility to house it.

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