Article - 28 Oct 2008
This article looks at plastic materials and what happens to plastic or polymer materials when they go to be recycled
Article - 22 Oct 2008
Most plastics can be sucessfully recycled. Plastic recycling is made easier by special codes put into the plastic item at the point of manufacture. The recycling codes are explained in this article.
Article - 25 Jul 2012
High-Density Polyethylene, usually shortened to HDPE or PEHD, is a plastic polymer with flexible properties that make it ideal for a wide range of applications.
News - 15 Apr 2011
Bayer MaterialScience has announced the availability of a polycarbonate and polyethylene terephthalate (PC+PET) mix for manufacturing horizontal body parts for use in automobiles by recycling the...
News - 24 Jun 2008
Through their Water for the World initiative Borouge and Borealis, leading providers of innovative, value creating plastics solutions, are helping the State of Maharashtra in India to supply drinking...
News - 27 Sep 2013
MSA, the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people's health and safety, and the largest producer of industrial hard hats in North America, has...
News - 28 Jul 2020
Dow and Thong Guan, one of the world's leading plastic stretch cling film producers, today introduced a new range of bio-based polyethylene (bio-PE) in Asia Pacific. This marks a milestone...
News - 21 Apr 2020
To address plastic pollution plaguing the world's seas and waterways, Cornell University chemists have developed a new polymer that can degrade by ultraviolet radiation, according to research...
News - 1 Nov 2012
Milliken & Company is highlighting the major advantages of its high-performance additives for packaging applications at PACK EXPO 2012, booth #4759, here in Chicago from Oct. 28-31....
News - 18 Sep 2010
The new Midwest JRCF (Joint Regional Correctional Facility) will be saving money as well as the environment by making use of the ground underneath its facility. This 464-bed facility opens in October...