Date archive forDecember, 2011
    Qatar cements its global gas lead
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, December 30th, 2011
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    Qatar cements its global gas lead

     Qatar cements its global gas lead (MENAFN – Gulf Times) In a year that saw turbulence in global economy including the energy markets, Qatar consolidated its position asthe top producer and exporter of More...

    Don’t toss that post-Xmas EPS foam, recycle it
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, December 30th, 2011
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    Don’t toss that post-Xmas EPS foam, recycle it

    Don’t toss that post-Xmas EPS foam, recycle it “EPS recycling has reached some level of maturity demonstrating a stable baseline, incremental growth and steady end-use market developments,” despite More...

    Japanese Tier I boosts presence in India, China
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, December 30th, 2011
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    Japanese Tier I boosts presence in India, China

    Japanese Tier I boosts presence in India, China In anticipation of increase levels of offshore automobile production on the part of Japanese OEMs, diversified Tier I manufacturer and Toyota group affiliate Aisin More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, December 30th, 2011
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    Japan streets ahead in global plastic recycling race

    Japan is one of the most successful countries in the world for recycling plastics. In 2010, 77% of plastic waste was recycled, up from 73% in 2006 and 39% in 1996, according to the nation’s Plastic Waste More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, December 29th, 2011
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    Medical Musings: Who has the right stuff for the medical market?

    Data reported this month by the Society of Plastics Industry shows the importance of focus and specialization in the plastics business. There are 192,132 fewer employees in the plastics industry since 2005, a 22% More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, December 28th, 2011
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    Qatar yet to enforce ban on plastic packaging

    A new rule issued in July, asking bakeries, restaurants and other outlets to phase out the use of plastic or any printed material for packing or serving hot food items within 90 days, is yet to be enforced, Gulf More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, December 24th, 2011
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    Quadpack develops three packs for ISDIN’s latest OTC products

    Quadpack has developed three new packs, including a tottle and two Yonwoo airless pack, for ISDIN, an international laboratory in theSpanish dermatological market. ISDIN’s Retisdin Serumlift is a serum More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, December 24th, 2011
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    New spectrophotometer enables accurate color measurement for QC

    Datacolor, a global color management solutions provider introduced on December 19 a new accurate handheld spectrophotometer with integrated gloss measurement, Datacolor 45G. According to its press release, the More...

    Mercedes-Benz’s cockpit covers produced by Sole with Engel’s Dolphin-method
    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, December 24th, 2011
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    Mercedes-Benz’s cockpit covers produced by Sole with Engel’s Dolphin-method

    Mercedes-Benz’s cockpit covers produced by Sole with Engel’s Dolphin-method According to a recent press release of Engel Austria, Sole SpA of Italy is producing cockpit covers for the new Mercedes-Benz Actros More...