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Permavoid Pitch

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A breakthrough portable pitch system developed specifically to International Hockey Federation (FIH) standards will see its first use at the FIH Pro League matches between Great Britain and New Zealand at the Twickenham Stoop stadium, UK, on 23 June. Read more

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More US investment needed to achieve circular economy

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More investment in chemical recycling in the US would allow recycled material to return to the value chain at the same level from which it started, according to Wood Mackenzie Chemicals. Read more

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tesa releases high-performance plastic bonding solution

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UK-based adhesive tape manufacturer tesa, a subsidiary of Beiersdorf, has released its HiP (High Initial Performance) bonding tape designed to eliminating ultrasonic welding from the automotive sector. Read more

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The EasySnacking pot from RPC Superfos is providing a Norwegian dairy with an innovative and image-enhancing packaging solution. Read more

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Plastic furniture manufacturers adopt PP

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According to a recent study, increasing demand for low-cost, lightweight and durable furniture is driving end-users to adopt plastic instead of traditional, wooden or metal. Read more

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NUPI announces first European certifications for Niron Beta system

NUPI Industrie Italiane

Italy-based piping systems manufacturers NUPI Industrue Italiane SpA (NUPI) has announced that the Niron β system for HVAC applications received CSTB and ATEC certificates, the first European certifications obtained by NUPI for this product range. Read more

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+Restore additive exhibited 65% greater Izod impact strength than unmodified regrind

Riverdale Global

A new liquid additive reduces the polymer degradation that takes place during melt processing, substantially increasing physical property retention in regrind as compared with unmodified material. Read more

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Recycling capacity for rigid polyolefins reaches 1.7 million tonnes

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With a total recycling capacity of 1.7 million tonnes, rigid, post-consumer and post-industrial polyolefins, particularly HDPE and PP, are in the group of the most recycled streams in Europe. Read more

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UBE Corporation Europe announces acquisition of Spanish compound manufacturer Repol SL

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UBE Corporation Europe, European consolidated subsidiary of Ube Industries Ltd, has announced its decision to acquire Spanish compound manufacturer Repol SL and has entered into an agreement for the transfer of shares. Read more

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Borealis Daplen™ EE058AI grade used in parts of the new ŠKODA SCALA offers weight savings without compromising performance

ŠKODA Auto

Borealis and Borouge have announced that the new compounding plant of Borealis in Taylorsville, North Carolina, US, has come on stream during Q1 2019 as planned, with the inauguration of the facility scheduled for 16 May 2019. Read more

Increasing market demand for Millad NX 8000 clarifier prompts Milliken to boost production capacity by 50 per cent.

Milliken & Co

In April, Milliken & Company will begin building the largest clarifier plant in its history in Blacksburg, South Carolina, US. The world-class plant is due to begin operations in 2020 and will boost capacity of Milliken’s Millad NX 8000 clarifier by Read more

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Agoria Solar Car

Agoria Solar Team

Borealis and Borouge, leading providers of innovative, value-creating plastics solutions, announce their support for a Belgium-based racing team participating in the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia. Read more

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Thomas Abel, Borealis Senior Vice President Projects and Giovanni Sale, Tecnimont Group Corporate Strategy Senior VP

Borealis

Borealis has awarded Tecnimont, main contractor of Maire Tecnimont with the engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM) and commissioning services contract for a new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant Read more

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Mafill CR HT 5344 H is Ravago's first globally available recycled polypropylene grade to meet the same specifications – irrespective of whether it is produced from the starting materials regionally available in Europe or the US. Read more

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Polyplastic, Togliatti, Russia

Polyplastic

At Moscow-based research and production enterprise Polyplastic, twin screw extruders from Coperion have proven their reliability and cost ef Read more

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Database research conducted by Applied Market Information Ltd (AMI) on 2,000 injection moulding sites in France and Italy has shown that packaging is the largest end-use market supplied by injection moulders Read more

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IKEA has collaborated with Neste to eliminate virgin fossil-based raw materials in plastic. Read more

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Colour Tone has launched two new near-infrared detectable black masterbatches. Read more

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Clipper Teas, which sells unbleached tea bags in Western Europe, has said it is hoping to remove polypropylene from the bag seal. Read more

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The joint Austrian-UAE polyolefins group will show its lightweighting expertise at VDI Mannheim next week. Read more

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  • Permavoid Pitch

    Polypipe

    Permavoid Pitch

    The Permavopid Pitch is to be unveiled at the FIH Pro League event at the Twickenham Stoop.

  • More US investment needed to achieve circular economy

    via Shutterstock

    More US investment needed to achieve circular economy

  • tesa releases high-performance plastic bonding solution

    tesa

    tesa releases high-performance plastic bonding solution

  • RPC Superfos packaging makes snacking easy

  • Plastic furniture manufacturers adopt PP

    via Shutterstock

    Plastic furniture manufacturers adopt PP

  • +Restore additive exhibited 65% greater Izod impact strength than unmodified regrind

    Riverdale Global

    +Restore additive exhibited 65% greater Izod impact strength than unmodified regrind

    +Restore additive exhibited 65% greater Izod impact strength than unmodified regrind

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