Squeezable Plastic Tubes Market to Grow at a CAGR of 6% During 2019 to 2027, says Fact.MR

Global sales of the squeezable plastic tubes in 2018 surpassed US$ 700 Mn and are anticipated to expand at a moderate pace over the forecast period, according to a recently published Fact.MR study. Europe will maintain its supremacy in the market for the squeezable plastic tubes, owing to the widespread consumption in various end-use applications […]

OPERATIONS IN CHINA TO BE RESCHEDULED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS for Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery manufacturers

The recent emergency caused by the “Coronavirus” (Covid 19) epidemic is a source of concern for Italy’s exporting companies, above all those which have intense business relationships with China. In this context, just as for some other trade fairs, CHINAPLAS – the most important show in China dedicated to the plastics and rubber sector – has been postponed, […]

UTECH and Media Fusion Bring Polyurethane Trade Show to Dubai in 2021

DETROIT–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Crain Communications Inc., the organizer of the UTECH trade shows, is partnering with Media Fusion to launch the Middle East Foam & Polyurethane Expo, powered by UTECH. The show will be organized by Crain Communications Inc. of Detroit and Media Fusion of Dubai. This MEFPU Expo will be co-located with Sleep Expo Middle East, […]

Malaysia urged to cut down on plastic packaging for cleaner seas

Malaysians top the list of per-capita consumption of plastic packaging out of six Asian countries that account for 60 per cent of plastic pollution in the sea An analysis of Asia’s worst ocean polluters shows Malaysians are the biggest individual consumers of plastic packaging, green group WWF said on Monday, urging the government to limit single-use […]

Beach visitors ‘left speechless’ by plastic debris

Visitors to a beach in Cornwall have been “left speechless” by the amount of plastic washed up in recent storms. While walking along Whitsand Bay in Cornwall, Amy Gosney, 27, and Harry Dennis, 26, who run the social enterprise Waterhaul said they found “absolutely insane amounts of plastic”. Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis have battered the […]

INEOS to produce plastics from wood-derived oil

INEOS has signed an agreement to use naphtha derived from wood pulp processing to manufacture bio-based plastics at its site in Cologne, Germany. UPM Biofuels will supply naphtha produced at its biorefinery in Lappeenranta, Finland. This is made from crude tall oil produced from wood pulp processing operations at its neighbouring pulp and paper mill. […]

ABHI UK to lead its biggest pavilion yet at Medica 2020

ABHI will be leading the largest pavilion of UK health technology companies at Medica 2020, promising a cost-effective solution for UK companies looking to develop and nurture international trade links at the world’s largest medical trade fair. The healthtech trade body is ushering in the new decade by announcing a package that includes a package […]