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SABIC is reinforcing its activities in the plastics caps and closures (C&C) market. At the Plastic Closures Innovations Conference in Berlin on May 22-24, where SABIC is the headline sponsor, the company will discuss its new Caps & Closures Industry segment, launched at the beginning of the year. It will…

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Dixie Color, Inc., a color resin pellets manufacturing company, will create 100 jobs and invest more than $19 million in a new Dixie Specialty Fibers facility in Trion, Georgia. New jobs will include production, management, supervisory, technician and administrative positions. The newly formed Dixie Specialty Fibers, Inc. will support the…

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BASF today inaugurated its first production plant in Myanmar, located at East Dagon Township, close to Yangon. The state-of-the-art facility will produce high quality, tailor-made concrete admixtures to meet increasing demand for construction chemicals in Myanmar.   “Myanmar is one of the fastest growing markets in Asia Pacific, and is…

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Polyplastics have continued to concentrate on stable supply of products and quality improvement and are making every effort group-wide to streamline operations. However, the increase in raw material costs and logistics costs that we are experiencing lately is drastic and difficult to be absorbed by our efforts alone. Due to…

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Polyplastics Co., Ltd., a leading global supplier of engineering thermoplastics, has developed an innovative technology that improves metal-resin bonding of composite parts for the automotive and electrical/electronics industries. Direct metal-resin bonding is a process which uses metal insert molding. Metal parts and resins are firmly bonded by introducing molten resin…

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Europe’s bottled water producers set a goal on Tuesday of raising collection rates of plastic bottles to 90 percent by 2025 from 60 percent to improve recycling and cut pollution. “Our packaging today is part of the unacceptable phenomenon of littering alongside other discarded items,” the European Federation of Bottled…

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Japan-based Nissei Plastic Industrial Co. Ltd. opened its subsidiary Nissei Plastic Machinery America's new 115,000 sq. ft. production facility in San Antonio, Texas. The company invested $21 million at Brooks on the city’s South Side. Production at the facility includes medium-to-large-scale hybrid injection molding machines (mold clamping force 600 to…

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SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, unveiled today at NPE 2018, booth S19001, a major breakthrough in the production of infrared (IR) optical sensor lenses for proximity sensing and gesture recognition in smartphones and other electronics applications using its EXTEM™ thermoplastic polyimide (TPI) resin. SOPROD SA, a Swiss…

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Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals,announced the launch of OleMax 260, a new selective hydrogenation catalyst with extremely high ethylene selectivity and operational stability. Specially developed for ethylene producers with "front-end" process configurations, OleMax 260 offers a new solution to increase yields and profits while ensuring safer and more…

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Tian Yuan, a producer of plastic resin materials, plans to establish a new manufacturing facility in Salem, Indiana. The company plans to create up to 35 new jobs by 2021 in Washington County. The company, which was recently established as a joint venture with Shaw Brothers Co. Inc., will invest…

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