Polyethylene (PE) - news on Plastech

Over 120 companies to showcase

New ways to recycle plastics, technologies to improve recycling processes and new applications for recycled plastics are among the many innovations on show at the Plastics Recycling Show Europe 2019, taking place at the RAI Amsterdam on 10 and 11 April 2019.

Keep it safe…with Mondi’s

Liner films for Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers can help to reduce the risk of product contamination while also boosting worker safety during handling.

PRS Europe - speakers from

Key speakers at the conference on plastics recycling include Ellen Macarthur Foundation, Procter & Gamble, Henkel and Dow Europe.


Innovative high-performance

BASF is presenting its new high-performance insulating materials for the first time at London Build, the leading English trade fair for construction, architecture and infrastructure, from October 23-24, 2018 at London Olympia.

Albis Plastic distributes

Albis Plastic is proud to add LyondellBasell's Quality Circular Polymers (QCP) range of recycled products to its portfolio. Owned by LyondellBasell and SUEZ, QCP is a manufacturer of high-quality renewable polymers.

Bieglo High Performance Polymers

Bieglo High Performance Polymers expands their range of products with Polyimidefibres. Even though Bieglo specializes in Polyetheretherketone (PEEK), Polyimide (PI) also contributes a significant part to the business.

Heat-resistant PLA compounds

At Fakuma 2018, FKuR Kunststoff GmbH will be presenting its broad portfolio of bio-based thermoplastics for injection molding, thermoforming and extrusion.

EREMA at NPE 2018: Quality

EREMA will be prioritising quality in every respect at booth W1249 at this year's NPE in Orlando from 7 to 11 May 2018.

Plastics recycling grows in

The installed capacity for recycling flexible polyethylene (PE: PE-LD, PE-LLD PE-MD & PE-HD) has been increasing significantly over the last years.

KraussMaffei Berstorff to

Modernization through space-saving solution concepts for 3-layer HDPE pipes. Newcomer invests in KraussMaffei Berstorff PVC pelletizing system.

Oxo degradable plastic packaging

Oxo-degradable plastics are being produced and sold in many countries, with society being led to believe they safely biodegrade in nature. Yet significant evidence suggests oxo-degradable plastics do not safely biodegrade but fragment into small pieces, contributing to microplastics pollution.

Hot runner solutions from

At Fakuma 2017, HRSflow has showcased hot runner solutions for food and cosmetic applications.

North American PE and PP resin

North American PP resin prices slipped for the second straight month in May, while prices for PE resin also decreased after a flat month.

Sabic & Sinopec in agreement

Sabic and Sinopec have signed a strategic cooperation agreement.

Borealis, Nova, Total to form

Borealis and NOVA Chemicals enter Preliminary Agreement with Total to meet growing global demand for polyethylene

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