Solvay Spin-off Syensqo Talks Healthcare Ambitions at MD&M West

In December of last year, global chemicals company Solvay announced the successful spin-off of its specialty…

Bans, Buyers, and Berry: An Eclectic February in Plastics

PlasticsToday readers may have been drawn here by a subject search or shared link or social…

North America’s Premier Foam Products and Manufacturing Expo Returns to Novi

Foam Expo, North America’s largest trade show and conference devoted to foam products and manufacturing, is…

New Twin-screw Extrusion Technology Previewed at NPE2024

Extrusion specialist Entek will showcase its new twin-screw technology at NPE2024 in Orlando, FL, in May,…

Lignin-based Bioplastic Material

There are really only a handful of things that motivate humanity to act. Greed and fear…

Weekly Resin Price Report

Commodity resin deals are rocking, the PlasticsExchange reports in its Market Update. As of the week…

Thin-Wall Packaging: Where Weight Loss is a Sustainability Gain

Thin has been “in” for decades as one of the foundational “Four Rs” approaches to improved…

Breakthrough Dispersion Technology Navigates Nano Challenge

In the ever-evolving landscape of materials science, nanomaterials, particularly carbon nanotubes, have long been heralded as…

NPE2024 Announces Keynote Speaker

BASF CEO Michael Heinz will be one of two keynote speakers at NPE2024, the Plastics Industry…

Medical Molder Begins Expansion to Satisfy Growing Demand

Custom injection molder C & J Industries used to cater almost exclusively to the automotive market.…

3 Tips for the Best EPR-Forward Food Packaging

“The time is always right to do what is right.” –Martin Luther King, Jr. Extended producer…

New Awards Program Celebrates Sustainable Packaging

DuPont is now accepting applications for its newly created Sustainable Healthcare Medical Packaging Awards. The program…

Advanced Recycling Facility Launched in Germany

Source One Plastics, a joint venture between 23 Oaks Investments and chemicals company LyondellBasell, announced today…

Strategic Hiring: The Pitfalls of Lowball Offers and Why You Should Avoid Them at All Costs

Back in the day, if you were buying a house and asked for advice on what…

PVC Deemed Safe and Effective in Medical Applications, Study Claims

A new report claiming that the use of PVC in medical devices and packaging does not…

New Portfolio of Sustainable TPE Materials Targets Automotive Applications

Automotive manufacturers and the broader automotive value chain are increasingly searching for lightweight and sustainable materials…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag CEO Gerd Liebig Set to Retire

A 35-year veteran of the plastics industry, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag CEO Gerd Liebig has announced that…

Chemically Recyclable LDPE Developed by German Researchers

German researchers have replicated the chemical structure of low-density polyethylene (LDPE), a development that holds great…

Recyclable, Supertough CFRP Developed at Oak Ridge

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have designed a closed-loop path…

Resin Price Report

Commodity resin trading at the PlasticsExchange maintained a steady pace last week amid tighter availability, elevated…

Informa Launches Sustainable Manufacturing Expo

In just the past two or three years, sustainability has become a major concern for corporations…