2014.02 TPO

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Plastics and packaging industry

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MEPs voted to reduce plastic bags use

MEPs voted to reduce plastic bags use
EU countries would have to reduce the use of the most common plastic bags by at at least 80% by 2019.
2014-04-17

Demand for PET Packaging Material to reach $60 billion by 2019

Demand for PET Packaging Material to reach $60 billion by 2019
The global PET packaging market is worth $48.1 billion in 2014, amounting to almost 16 million tonnes according to a market report from Smithers Pira.
2014-04-18

Plastic converters on MEP's voting on plastic carrier bags

Plastic converters on MEP's voting on plastic carrier bags
EuPC commented the European Parliament's plenary vote on plastic carrier bags.
2014-04-18

Bags and sacks in Europe

Bags and sacks in Europe
Analysts at Ceresana forecast sales volume of bags and sacks in Europe to amount to approx. 9.12 million tonnes in 2020.
2014-04-17

Priamus cooperates with B. Braun

Priamus cooperates with B. Braun
B. Braun and Priamus have jointly developed process reliable technological solutions for the injection molding technology.
2014-04-16

Haitian in 2013: a successful year

Haitian in 2013: a successful year
Overall the Haitian Group delivered around 27,000 machines in 2013.
2014-04-16

First report on fluorochemicals

First report on fluorochemicals
In 2021, almost US$5 billion will be generated with the trade of fluorochemicals, according to Ceresana.
2014-04-14

Arburg's efficient injection moulding solutions at the Plastpol

Arburg's efficient injection moulding solutions at the Plastpol
In Kielce Arburg will show the efficient production of packaging products and technical parts.
2014-04-14

Chemical giants inaugurate two plants in China

Chemical giants inaugurate two plants in China
BASF and Sinopec inaugurate acrylic acid and superabsorbent polymers plants in Nanjing, China.
2014-04-11

New investments of Borealis and Borouge

New investments of Borealis and Borouge
The main aim of two new projects is to ensure the availability of high-quality compounds for power cables.
2014-04-11

Renewable raw materials for high-performance pigments

Renewable raw materials for high-performance pigments
Clariant is the first pigment producer which developed high-performance pigments based on bio-succinic acid.
2014-04-08

Visiomer Terra from Evonik

Visiomer Terra from Evonik
Evonik will be presenting its new product family at the American Coatings Show.
2014-04-08

New resin for pipes and water mains

New resin for pipes and water mains
Braskem has developed a new polyethylene with applications for pipes and water mains at its Technology and Innovation Center in Triunfo.
2014-04-07

In-line production process for luxurious floor tiles

In-line production process for luxurious floor tiles
KraussMaffei Berstorff offers cost-effective line concept for the production of LVT flooring.
2014-04-07

BMW i3 with plastic parts from BASF

BMW i3 with plastic parts from BASF
BASF presents its materials and construction know-how in the BMW i3.
2014-04-04