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Airlite Plastics buys maker of HDPE paving system TrueGrid
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Airlite Plastics Co., the manufacturer of Fox Blocks-brand insulated concrete forms for the building industry, has acquired Stiles Manufacturing LLC, maker of TrueGrid pavers. The acquisition...
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04-19-2019
3D printing is strange to me, but getting familiar to manufacturers
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Detroit — I took a 2D design class in college. The focus was mostly on drawing and taking pencil, pen or paintbrush to paper to create a flat image or pattern. Sometimes, through light and...
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04-19-2019
Adidas introduces fully recyclable running shoe
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Shoe and sportswear giant Adidas AG is unveiling a new way for its customers to do running repeats, unveiling what it says it the first 100 percent recyclable running shoe. While sports footwear...
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04-19-2019
Firms jointly target Mexican mold market
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Mexico City — A trio of companies — two from China and one from Mexico — are hoping that a partnership aimed at building more standardized mold systems can help them pick up...
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04-19-2019
Trelleborg opens combined manufacturing site
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Aurora, Ohio — Trelleborg Sealing Profiles U.S. Inc. welcomed visitors to a grand opening of its new 156,250-square-foot manufacturing facility in Aurora. The new site brings three...
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04-19-2019
SPE Panel: Autos can benefit from nanomaterials
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Detroit —​ Nanotechnology and graphene holds great promise for the automotive market, a Ford Motor Co. technical expert said at Antec 2019. Deborah Mielewski, senior technical leader...
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04-19-2019
Berry takes 'multifaceted' approach to sustainability
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Berry Global Group Inc. is continuing to raise the company's profile when it comes to environmental issues. The Evansville, Ind.-based plastics packaging company is out with a sustainability...
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04-18-2019
Plastics News Now: Greenpeace targets Nestlé over plastic packaging
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An all composite airplane took flight, the Plastics Pioneers Association held its spring meeting and Greenpeace is targeting Nestlé over plastic packaging.

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04-18-2019
RGS realigns to focus on in-roof solar shingles
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Denver-based Real Goods Solar Inc.'s first-quarter launch of Powerhouse 3.0 solar roof shingles was even tougher than expected, but a multi-pronged plan to energize sales and turn a profit for the ...
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04-18-2019
Forget about the mousetrap. Who can build better sustainability?
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What's in the future for plastics? I don't mean for next quarter or even the rest of the year. You can ask an economist and get an intelligent guess about the short-term outlook for any market,...
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04-18-2019
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