Israeli leading distributor Sorpol Ltd. brings American antiviral technology to Israel

HOUSTON – January 19, 2021 – Sorpol Ltd., a leading importer and distributor of industrial raw materials in Israel, has launched a website to sell Acteev Protect™ masks, made in the USA by polyamide manufacturer Ascend Performance Materials. The two companies also plan to partner in the distribution of Acteev surgical masks, N95 respirators, nonwoven […]

Avient to Expand Color Concentrate Capabilities in Vietnam

Cleveland, OH, U.S.A – January 15, 2021 – Avient Corporation, a premier provider of specialized and sustainable material solutions and services, will complete an expansion of existing production capabilities for color concentrates at its Binh Duong site in Vietnam by next month. The move will improve speed-to-market and service level for local customers seeking unique […]

Ascend purchases Eurostar Engineering Plastics

HOUSTON –January5,2021–Ascend Performance Materials has purchased Eurostar Engineering Plastics, a France-based compounder with a broad portfolio of flame-retardant engineered plastics and expertise in halogen-free formulations. “Eurostar’s experience in compounded polyamides fits well within our own portfolio and manufacturing capabilities,” said JohnSaunders, Ascend’s vice president for Europe. “Their Starflam®materials are enabling the transitions to clean energy […]

Is Solvent Resistance Predictable with Polymers?

To assess solvent resistance, first consider solvents spread out on a polarity scale. Non-polar solvents are at one end, such as paraffin, petrol and diesel. At the other ‘highly polar’ end we find alcohols and water.  In between are moderately polar solvents such as acetone, esters and chlorinated solvents. On the same polarity scale we […]

Plastribution launches sustainability materials portfolio

The move is in response to ongoing environmental concerns regarding plastic and the calls from designers, brand owners, OEMs and converters for solutions for a diverse range of applications. Recently introduced to Plastribution’s customers in an exclusive preview, the portfolio is based on material options from around 20 suppliers, many of which are novel. 7 […]

A COVID-Free Look Back at the Top Stories for NBC DFW in 2020

As the year draws to a close, we bring you the annual look back at some of the big news stories that garnered the most attention in 2020 — except for any of those related to the pandemic, because we’re all tired of hearing about COVID-19. North Texans also logged-on and tuned-in to read about […]

Pentagon Plastics continues to grow

By purchasing this facility Pentagon Plastics are increasing its square foot of operational space to over 25,000 square foot. This £750,000 investment is reportedly self-funded through working capital. Managing director, Paul Edwards stated: “This has been a long-term goal and marks the start of another exciting period within the organisation. “Cultivating a measured plan of […]

PENTAGON PLASTICS PRIVATE LIMITED

Pentagon Plastics Private Limited is a Non-govt company, incorporated on 21 Jan, 2008. It’s a private unlisted company and is classified as’company limited by shares’. Company’s authorized capital stands at Rs 100.0 lakhs and has 50.0% paid-up capital which is Rs 50.0 lakhs. Pentagon Plastics Private Limited last annual general meet (AGM) happened on 30 […]