Date archive forJanuary, 2012
    Coca-Cola to invest $1bn in Mexico in 2012
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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    Coca-Cola to invest $1bn in Mexico in 2012

    Coca-Cola to invest $1bn in Mexico in 2012 Coca-Cola intends to pump in around $1bn in Mexico in 2012, as part of the company’s $5bn investment plan. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos CEO Muhtar More...

    'Performance' Car Seat Eliminates Steel
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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    ‘Performance’ Car Seat Eliminates Steel

    'Performance' Car Seat Eliminates Steel Plastics and chemical giant BASF and automotive supplier Faurecia have co-developed a car seat backrest that integrates the seat frame and back panel into a single More...

    RFID helps crack LA pallet-theft ring; plastic thieves beware – you’re being tracked
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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    RFID helps crack LA pallet-theft ring; plastic thieves beware – you’re being tracked

    RFID helps crack LA pallet-theft ring; plastic thieves beware – you’re being trackedPlastic is fantastic – and it’s also big business for thieves who steal the pallets and sell them to recyclers More...

    Metal replacement highlights new Evonik application
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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    Metal replacement highlights new Evonik application

    Metal replacement highlights new Evonik application Plastic replaces metal in a device that applies dental fillings, making it lighter and easier to handle. The working parts of the DinoPress applicator, which are More...

    MACHINERY COMPANIES WILL BE EXHIBITING—AND OPERATING—LOTS MORE EQUIPMENT AT NPE2012 THAN IN 2009
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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    MACHINERY COMPANIES WILL BE EXHIBITING—AND OPERATING—LOTS MORE EQUIPMENT AT NPE2012 THAN IN 2009

    MACHINERY COMPANIES WILL BE EXHIBITING—AND OPERATING—LOTS MORE EQUIPMENT AT NPE2012 THAN IN 2009 No trade show comes close to NPE for sheer dynamism, with aisle after aisle of working plastics equipment filling More...

    DSM Engineering Plastics signs distribution agreement with Resinet to strengthen its presence in Brazil
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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    DSM Engineering Plastics signs distribution agreement with Resinet to strengthen its presence in Brazil

    DSM Engineering Plastics and Resinet have entered into a d DSM Engineering Plastics signs distribution agreement with Resinet to strengthen its presence in Brazil , to join forces in the market development and sales More...

    Kraft Foods to trim the fat from its packaging
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
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    Kraft Foods to trim the fat from its packaging

    Kraft Foods to trim the fat from its packaging Kraft Foods has launched an initiative to eliminate 100 million pounds of packaging material from its products worldwide by 2015. This commitment was the driver behind More...

    Green Matter: A little light in the darkness
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
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    Green Matter: A little light in the darkness Sustainability, we are told, offers business opportunities. It’s the way forward for business and industry, and anyone failing to adapt will eventually find themselves More...

    UK Plastics Recycler Receives Financing Infusion
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
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    UK Plastics Recycler Receives Financing Infusion

    UK Plastics Recycler Receives Financing Infusion U.K.-based recycled plastics packaging firm, has secured a £150,000 (US$234,000) business loan from Finance Yorkshire, an agency that provides loan and equity linked More...