Date archive forOctober, 2016
    Plastics news
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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    More towns are tossing out plastic shopping bags

    Industry lobbying may have helped block a state legislative effort to limit use of disposable shopping bags earlier this year, but local environmental advocates see victory in the growing numbers of cities and towns More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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    Plastic roads under development

    Extruded and injection-molded from post-consumer recycled polyolefins Dutch company KWS Infra has signed a cooperation agreement with processor Wavin and resin supplier Total to develop roads manufactured from plastics More...

    plastic products
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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    Building Dreams from Plastic

    Northern Plastics continues tradition of producing creations for inventors, municipalities and businesses across the country EVERGREEN – At first blush, Northern Plastics looks like most industrial facilities More...

    Plastics Industry
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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    Expectations, new needs drive auto design, material choices

    Changes in car buyers’ expectations are driving automotive design and material selection of the future, said industry experts kicking off the Design Chain @ K conference. Consumer demands for premium finishes More...

    plastics design
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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    Kraiburg thermoplastic elastomers win auto design award

    An innovative glove compartment produced by a collaboration between German firm Kraiburg and car giant BMW has won an award from The International Society of Plastic Engineers. Kraiburg thermoplastic elastomers More...

    Plastics news europ
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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    PlasticsEurope new packaging group aims to make ‘significant contribution’

    PlasticsEurope chose K 2016 as the stage upon which to place its new Plastics Packaging Circular Economy Group, which will work within the value chain to capitalise on plastics as a resource. Karl-H Foerster, Executive More...

    plastics news india
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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    Chinese lantern vs. Indian Diya: Indians call for ban on Chinese goods this Diwali

    DHARAMSHALA, Oct. 26: The Uri attacks in the tumultuous Kashmir region this past September has prompted reaction from the Indian side in various aspects; the surgical retaliation in Pakistan controlled Kashmir, More...

    plastic products
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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    Scientists warn about Vietnamese habit of reusing plastic bottles

    VietNamNet Bridge – he reuse of plastic bottles in Vietnam may bring serious health consequences, according to scientists. US scientists, in a report released on October 18, affirmed that endocrine disrupting More...

    Masterbatches
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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    Clariant Masterbatches continues high-temp resin processing unit global expansion

    Specialty chemicals firm Clariant has revealed that its five-year CHF10m (£8.3m) upgrade plan is proceeding on schedule, with refurbishment now completed at its plant in Ahrensburg, Germany. Clariant’s global More...