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Plastics - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Plastics

   

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.

DSM strengthens commitment to China

DSM strengthens commitment to China At Chinaplas 2014 DSM will be presenting sustainable and innovative solutions that address key global challenges.

Clariant's strong presence in China

Clariant's strong presence in China Clariant's established operations in more than 18 cities across Greater China include factories, sales offices and technical service centers.

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.