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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

BASF & Schuster Develop PS Biopolymer Applied Recycled Cardboard for Fast Food Packaging

BASF and Schuster are working jointly on a solution for a combined migration and grease barrier on recycled cardboard. The biopolymer ecovio® PS 1606 is applied to recycled cardboard in an extrusion coating process. ecovio® is ASTM certified.

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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

U of T Prof. to Explore Methods to Produce Eco-friendly Plastics Using Enzymes under IBN

The NSERC announced a five-year, USD 5 Mn grant to create the Industrial Biocatalysis Network. Led by U of T Prof. the network will explore new methods of using enzymes to produce environmentally friendly chemicals, plastics and other products.

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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

PP Revenues to Rise by 5.8% p.a. Until 2021, Expects Ceresana

Global demand for polypropylene (PP) totaled 55.1 million tons in 2013. Little has yet been felt of an economic slow-down on the global market for PP: The market research institute Ceresana expects PP revenues to rise by 5.8% p.a. until 2021.

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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

APS Elastomers’ Maxelast® TPE Proves Ideal for Taxidermy Parts

APS Elastomers’ Maxelast® TPE is ideal material to replicate parts needed for taxidermy. It combines properties of rubber. When extruded or co-extruded, Maxelast® grade can be miter-cut & heat welded for corner fastening products and applications.

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Dec 18, 2014 | Industry News

Samsung Venture Funds Connora to Advance Marketing of Recyclable Epoxy Thermoset Tech.

Connora Technologies, Inc. (USA) announced an investment from Samsung Venture Investment Corporation (“Samsung Ventures”) to advance commercialization efforts of their recyclable epoxy thermoset technology called Recyclamine® for auto and aerospace.

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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

Solegear & TEQ Form Alliance to Accelerate Growth of Sustainable Bioplastic Packaging

Solegear Bioplastics & US-based Thermoform Engineered Quality, among the industry leaders in the retail and medical packaging space, have signed a strategic agreement to accelerate the growth & expansion of bioplastics into packaging marketplace.

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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

Cardia Biohybrid™ Technology Opted for Packaging by German Consumer Goods Company

Cardia Bioplastics Limited announces that one of the leading German Consumer Goods Companies has chosen Cardia Biohybrid™ technology for their product packaging. Cardia Biohybrid™ technology had to satisfy full food safety compliance for packaging.

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Dec 19, 2014 | Industry News

RTP Company Offers Customized Thermoplastic Compounds as Alternative for PEI Global Storage

RTP Company is helping to address the global shortage of Polyetherimide (“PEI”) by offering a number of thermoplastic compounds that serve as viable alternatives. These include amorphous materials based on sulfone or semicrystalline materials.

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Dec 18, 2014 | Product News

Bayer’s Optical Grade PC Molded Ford F-150’s LED Headlamps Earn SPE’s Auto Innovation Award

F-150’s LED headlamps uses a special optical grade of polycarbonate from Bayer MaterialScience LLC. This LED lens receives Society of Plastics Engineers Automotive Innovation Award in the “Process, Assembly and Enabling Technologies” category.

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Dec 18, 2014 | Industry News

Novamont at EU Bioplastics Conf.: Focused on Biorefineries as Model for Circular Economy

The international Conference organized by European Bioplastics, European association of bioplastics’ industry, was held in Brussels. Leading industry players meet there to discuss how biopolymers can help to make Europe a model of circular economy.

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