2014.02 ACCE

Plastics - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Plastics

   

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.

The dirtier the better

The dirtier the better Sophisticated recycling provides competitive edge.

Ferrari and Maserati parts made from DSM's EcoPaXX

Ferrari and Maserati parts made from DSM's EcoPaXX DSM's EcoPaXX is selected by Dytech for Ferrari and Maserati fuel vapor separators.

Ineos sues Sinopec for breaches of intellectual rights

Ineos sues Sinopec for breaches of intellectual rights Ineos is taking legal action against a number of Sinopec and Sinopec subsidiaries for breach of contract and misuse of trade secrets.

Lexan sheet in the medals for Sochi

Lexan sheet in the medals for Sochi The 2014 Olympic medals for Sochi were made from a combination of metal and Lexan Margard MR5E polycarbonate sheet from Sabic.

EuPC reacts to vote on the Auken Report

EuPC reacts to vote on the Auken Report Statement on plastic bags made of biodegradable and compostable materials "absolutely untrue", according to EuPC.

Plastic packaging prevents climate change

Plastic packaging prevents climate change Plastic packaging help to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions compared to packaging made with other materials, according to a new study.

Clariant at Chinaplas 2014

Clariant at Chinaplas 2014 At Chinaplas Clariant will highlight strong commitment to customers in Greater China with focus on growth and innovation.

New report on stabilizers market

New report on stabilizers market Lead-based stabilizers will vanish completely from the market in the European Union, Ceresana claims.

European Bioplastics praises MEPs decision on plastic bags

European Bioplastics praises MEPs decision on plastic bags European Parliament vote on plastic bags paves the way for biodegradable and compostable plastic bags, European Bioplastics claims.