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KFAS, EQUATE, Americana & Plastic Industries Company celebrate innovative collaboration in plastic food packaging

KFAS, EQUATE, Americana & Plastic Industries Company celebrate innovative collaboration in plastic food packaging

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS), EQUATE Petrochemical Company, Americana – Meat Cluster and Plastic Industries Company (PIC) celebrated their collaboration for an advanced solution in plastic food packaging. The collaboration involved a partnership among KFAS, EQUATE, Americana –Meat Cluster and PIC (a local plastic manufacturer) to devise an optimal solution inRead More

Top firms collaborate for plastic food packaging solution

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS), Equate Petrochemical Company, Americana – Meat Cluster and Plastic Industries Company (PIC) recently celebrated their collaboration for an advanced solution in plastic food packaging. KFAS is a private non-profit organisation dedicated to supporting the progress and advancement of science and technology. Top firms collaborate for plasticRead More

Published On: Mon, Aug 22nd, 2016 Plastic Raw Material | By Plastics News Articles Exxon Mobil invents energy-efficient plastic manufacturing materials

Scientists at Exxon Mobil Corporation and the Georgia Institute of Technology have come up with a new kind of manufacturing plastic materials that would help chemical plants reduce 45 million tons of carbon dioxide annually. The discovery would be published in the journal Science in August 19. This would be a help to achieve proposedRead More

Plastic industry waits on EU workers’ rights

Leading figures in the plastic industry have warned of the potential impact of reduced rights for European Union (EU) workers and increased import costs, following the political events triggered by the Brexit vote. British Plastics Federation director general Philip Law, said: “As a result of currency movements following the referendum there are widespread concerns overRead More

Bengaluru struggling to discard low-density plastic

BBMP is finding it difficult to sell the non-recyclable reject plastic Even if we were to assume that the ban on plastic in the State were implemented in full, it would still not address huge volumes of plastic being used as packaging material which the civic agency is finding it tough to manage in theRead More

Resin or polymer? What’s the more popular term today for plastic packaging?

The more-popular term for raw plastic packaging material emerged as the leader in our poll from the very start and has stayed there, albeit by a slimmer margin as more packaging professionals responded. But the reasons why people prefer one term over the other are quite persuasive either way. Resin or polymer? What’s the moreRead More

Resin or polymer? What’s the more popular term today for plastic packaging?

The more-popular term for raw plastic packaging material emerged as the leader in our poll from the very start and has stayed there, albeit by a slimmer margin as more packaging professionals responded. But the reasons why people prefer one term over the other are quite persuasive either way. Just more than half (51%) ofRead More

Taxation on imported raw materials disturbing manufacturers

Start-ups being acquainted with the idea of generating varied and distinguished products are finding it difficult to compete in the domestic market owing to the tax imposed on imported raw materials  which are unlikely to be available in India. In a brief conversation with Anubhav Goel, Managing Director, High street lighting Pvt Ltd, KNN getsRead More

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