2014.02 IAG

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Plastics and packaging industry

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New report on caps & closures market

New report on caps & closures market
US demand for caps and closures is projected to exceed $11 billion in 2018, representing 305 billion units.
2014-09-01

100% film made from post-consumer waste

100% film made from post-consumer waste
Herbold Meckesheim has designed a model plant to produce a high quality film made from plastic waste only.
2014-08-29

Large-scale order for battenfeld-cincinnati China

Large-scale order for battenfeld-cincinnati China
The company obatined the order for 25 extruders for the new plant of a major pipe manufacturer in China.
2014-08-29

New successes for Bayer's CO2 research

New successes for Bayer's CO2 research
Bayer MaterialScience's research into CO2 as a raw material for making plastics is delivering new successes.
2014-08-26

BASF increases prices for pigments and dyes

BASF increases prices for pigments and dyes
From September 1 BASF increases prices for numerous pigments and dyes by up to 15 percent worldwide.
2014-09-01

New DSM's plastics at Fakuma 2014

New DSM's plastics at Fakuma 2014
Royal DSM will introduce new high performance polyamides at the Fakuma plastics processing exhibition.
2014-09-01

Coveris acquired the UK's flexographic print specialist

Coveris acquired the UK's flexographic print specialist
Learoyd Packaging Limited supplies flexible packaging solutions to major supermarkets, own brands and food manufacturers and retailers.
2014-09-01

Prices of Evonik's plastics to rise

Prices of Evonik's plastics to rise
The Business Line Interface & Performance of Evonik is increasing the prices of its products up to 10%.
2014-08-29

Sony's recycled PC available on the market

Sony's recycled PC available on the market
Sony commences external sales of Sorplas, flame-retardant recycled plastic.
2014-08-28

Global market for PVC

Global market for PVC
The global market for polyvinyl chloride is expected to reach USD 79.11 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research.
2014-08-28

Evonik increases prices for PMMA products

Evonik increases prices for PMMA products
Effective October 1 Evonik will increase prices for Plexiglas and Deglas by 6 percent.
2014-08-28

Tetra Pak launches Tetra Alsafe for ESL

Tetra Pak launches Tetra Alsafe for ESL
Tetra Pak as a first company will complete the ESL production line with constant temperature control.
2014-08-27

LyondellBasell to build giant plant in the USA

LyondellBasell to build giant plant in the USA
LyondellBasell announced plans to build a world scale PO/TBA plant on the U.S. Gulf Coast.
2014-08-26

Wacker becomes Bosch's preferred silicone supplier

 Wacker becomes Bosch's preferred silicone supplier
Wacker has been named Bosch's "Preferred Supplier" in the "elastomers and thermosetting plastics" materials group.
2014-08-26

Netstal at Fakuma 2014

Netstal at Fakuma 2014
At Fakuma 2014 Netstal will present an efficient system for the production of medical parts.
2014-08-25