BASF is presenting new concepts and recycling methods for polyurethanes at UTECH in Maastricht. The leading international trade fair and conference for the global polyurethane industry

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Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd. has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Econic Technologies Ltd, a UK-based deep-tech company focused on renewable carbon. Sanyo Chemical

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Evonik is now offering carbon-neutral hydrogen peroxide to customers in Europe. This has been enabled through an independently certified approach wherein hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) is sold

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Sterilis Solutions, a pioneer in on-site medical waste remediation, and Polycarbin, a leader in circular economy solutions for lab plastics, proudly announce their strategic partnership aimed at enhancing sustainability in laboratory waste management.

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Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. has announced that in order to expand its semiconductor lithography materials business, the company decided to build a new plant in Isesaki City in Gunma Prefecture,

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Neste and South Korean chemical company Lotte Chemical are teaming up to make chemicals and plastics more sustainable. The companies embark on a strategic collaboration to replace fossil

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BASF joins CHINAPLAS 2024, a landmark event in the plastic and rubber industries, to present its latest additive offerings, which significantly increase the sustainability of various plastic applications.

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Unisub®, a pioneering brand of UW Solutions, today announced the launch of Unisub Sublimation Acrylic panels, meticulously engineered acrylic panels designed for brilliant

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Clariant, a sustainability-focused specialty chemical company, today announces that it has completed the acquisition of Lucas Meyer Cosmetics, a leading provider of high-value ingredients

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Darmstadt, Germany. Evonik’s Coating & Adhesive Resins Business Line has achieved a significant reduction in carbon emissions by powering the production of DEGACRYL® specialty

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Milliken & Company, a diversified global manufacturer with specialty chemical expertise, will bring its full range of additive and colorant solutions for polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE)

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LyondellBasell and Encavis Asset Management AG (Encavis AM) today announced they signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) to secure 208 megawatts (MW) of renewable electricity generation capacity

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Archroma, a global, diversified provider of specialty chemicals, announced today that the company will be expanding its operations in Martin, South Carolina, to better serve its customers.

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Another strategic milestone for NEXTCHEM (Sustainable Technology Solutions): its subsidiary NextChem Tech has been selected as engineering and technology partner for a new plastic

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SI Group, a leading global developer and manufacturer of performance additives, process solutions, pharmaceuticals, and chemical intermediates, will showcase their latest innovations in polymer

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Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. and Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (Tokyo: 4183; President & CEO: HASHIMOTO Osamu; hereinafter “Mitsui”) today announced that they have agreed to begin joint

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Eastman today announced significant progress towards its leadership in the circular economy.Selected by the Department of Energy as one of 33 companies for award negotiations to support Eastman’s second U.S.

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SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Pashupati Group, a leading Indian recycler of plastic waste and supplier of high-quality

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The University of California San Diego (UC San Diego) and Algenesis Corporation, a forward-thinking material science company born from the innovative spirit of UC San Diego

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Danimer Scientific, Inc., a leading next generation bioplastics company focused on the development and production of biodegradable materials, today announced that it has entered

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DRAKE Plastics Ltd. Co. based in Cypress Texas, USA, and DEMGY group headquartered in Saint-Aubin-sur-Gaillon, France, have formed an alliance to provide customers

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Myers Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of a wide range of polymer and metal products and distributor for the tire, wheel, and under-vehicle service industry, will host its 2024

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NSF, the leading global public health and safety organization, announced today the acquisition of PSILab, Inc., a US-based advanced product testing and consulting laboratory

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Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo; President: Yasuhiko Saitoh) has developed the industry’s first* silicone resin that does not use emulsifiers — the water-based, fast-curing silicone resin “KRW-6000 Series.”

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Evonik has launched a highly sustainable new catalyst product, Octamax™, that improves sulfur removal performance for refinery fuel. The technology consists of uniquely selected NiMo and CoMo catalysts

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Milliken & Company returns to UTECH Europe with its comprehensive colorant and additive portfolio designed to enhance polyurethane (PU) formulations. UTECH Europe, which brings together the global PU industry,

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Specialty chemicals company LANXESS will be presenting its comprehensive range of additives and solutions for the tire industry at Tire Technology Expo 2024 in Hanover, Germany. From March 19 to 21, the company

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GEON Performance Solutions, a global leader in the formulation, development and manufacturing of performance polymer solutions, announced today plans for a $1.3 million expansion of its Ramos Arizpe

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MOU further reinforces both companies’ strategy to establish a significant manufacturing footprint for the rare earth permanent magnets value chain in Europe.Solvay and Carester announced the signing of a Memorandum

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MAIRE announces that its subsidiary Tecnimont (Integrated E&C Solutions) has been awarded by SONATRACH through a tendering process an EPCC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning)

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A new investment allows Polykemi and subsidiary Rondo Plast to handle completely new material sources and thus help suppliers and customers increase their recycling ratio even further – a big win for both the climate and the economy.

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Borealis, one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and sustainable polyolefins solutions and a European front-runner in polyolefins recycling, and one of Europe’s largest producers and retailers of electricity and heat,

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Kodiak strengthens its position as a leading process fluid provider through the acquisition of Aztech Lubricants, expanding their product portfolio to powdered chemicals.

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Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, a global sustainable chemical producer, unveiled a significant evolution in its business strategy and outlined how major structural shifts are re-shaping the chemical industry,

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Evonik is selling its superabsorbents business to the International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG). A corresponding agreement has been signed, and employees at the German sites were the first to be informed accordingly this morning.

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Aramco, one of the world’s leading integrated energy and chemicals companies, has successfully completed the acquisition of a 100% equity stake in Esmax Distribución SpA (“Esmax”), a leading diversified downstream

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Yara Brasil Fertilizandos SA (Yara Brasil) and Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) signed this Wednesday, 28, a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at studying potential

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Source One Plastics, a joint venture between 23 Oaks Investments and LyondellBasell, has successfully started up its plastic waste sorting and recycling facility in Eicklingen, Germany.

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Califia Farms®, a leading, premium, plant-based beverage brand, today announced that it has transitioned all of its bottles in the U.S. and Canada to 100% recycled plastic (rPET), a move that will help reduce the company's

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In expanding production capacity for PLEXIGLAS® molding compounds at its largest global production site in Worms, Röhm has reached yet another important milestone in the implementation of its growth strategy.

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Vibrantz Technologies today announced the impressive results of a life cycle assessment (LCA) evaluating the greenhouse gas emissions of its high-purity manganese

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Digimarc Corporation the pioneer and global leader in digital watermarking technologies, today announced the wide availability and easy accessibility of Digimarc Recycle following successful

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Danimer Scientific, Inc. a leading next generation bioplastics company focused on the development and production of biodegradable materials, today announced it has successfully completed the expansion of its Rochester

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MAIRE announced that NEXTCHEM through its subsidiary NextChem Tech, has signed a binding agreement to acquire 80% of HyDEP S.r.l. and 100% of Dragoni Group S.r.l.

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Elemental Advanced Materials recently updated its company name and website to reflect the future direction of the firm. The Houston-based company produces high-purity graphene

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LyondellBasell announced it has acquired mechanical recycling assets and properties containing rigid plastics recycling processing lines from PreZero, a global recycling

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20 February 2024

Olin Corporation announced the Board of Directors has appointed Kenneth Lane as President and Chief Executive Officer and Director of Olin Corporation effective March

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Axpo and Borealis, a leading global provider of sustainable polyolefins solutions, have joined forces once again to sign their fourth and fifth power purchase agreements (PPAs), it was announced

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Arkema, a world leader in specialty materials, will highlight new technologies and advancements aimed at increasing circularity, energy efficiency, decarbonization and living comfort through more sustainable paint and coating

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Sanoat Energetika Guruhi Uzbekistan's largest privately-held oil and gas company, has announced the acquisition of CGC Lubricants Italy, an Italian producer of high-quality automotive and industrial

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IPG®, a leading manufacturer of packaging products, has introduced ExlfilmPlus® PCR, a revolutionary polyolefin shrink film that contains 35% total recycled content and is prequalified to be recycled at store drop-off locations

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TotalEnergies Corbion collaborates with Bluepha to create sustainable fibers using Luminy® PLA and Bluepha® PHA. As a result of the strategic agreement, established back in May 2023

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SEKISUI CHEMICAL CO., LTD.announces that it has been entrusted by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (hereinafter “NEDO”) to conduct a “Survey

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Align Capital Partners’ custom sealing solutions provider Marco Rubber & Plastics (“Marco” or the “Company”) has acquired Allied Metrics O-Rings & Seals (“Allied”), a distributor of specialty O-rings, seals and gaskets.

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Rollepaal, a leading global supplier of pipe extrusion technology, is pleased to announce the initiation of an exclusive partnership in India with Sintex, part of the globally recognised Welspun World conglomerate.

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ONGC and NTPC Green Energy Limited signed a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) to develop renewable energy projects focusing on offshore wind. This was signed on 7 February 2024 during India Energy Week

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SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, today announced here at MD&M West 2024 (Booth #3287) a significant expansion of its LNP LUBRILOY portfolio of internally lubricated specialty compounds.

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ONGC has been inviting international technology partners to help reduce its methane emissions in India by 2030, while TotalEnergies has decided to share its AUSEA technology in an effort to pivot

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Leading distributor of thermoplastics ALBIS has concluded a distribution agreement with Röhm GmbH, a major global supplier of methacrylate chemistry. The partnership starts on February 1, 2024, and includes the marketing

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Carrier Process Equipment Group, Inc. announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Kinergy Corporation, a Louisville, KY-based manufacturer of custom-engineered vibrating equipment.

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Ascend Performance Materials will exhibit its sustainable specialty solutions for the oil and gas industry at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference and Exhibition next week in The Woodlands, Texas.

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Covestro and Siemens have concluded a strategic supplier agreement for the next five years. This framework agreement is the basis for all future business relationships that exist between the two companies in many different areas

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LyondellBasell and MSI Technology, LLC announced today they have entered into an agreement for MSI Technology to serve the LyondellBasell Polybutene-1 (PB-1) resin line into consumer packaging applications for North America.

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Stratasys Ltd., a leader in polymer 3D printing solutions, today announced that German service bureau PartsToGo has invested in another four stereolithography

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Container Services, Inc. (“CSI”), a custom blow molder known for its signature honey bear bottle, announced today its acquisition of Apex Plastics (“Apex”)

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TotalEnergies and its partner Corio Generation (Corio) announce that the State of New Jersey selected their Attentive Energy Two offshore wind project for a 20-year contract to supply 1.34 GW

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Revolution Sustainable Solutions, LLC a leading U.S. provider of ESG material solutions, is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of PolyAg Recycling, LTD (PolyAg)

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Black Swan Graphene Inc. is pleased to announce the establishment of a Distribution and Sales Agreement (the "Agreement") with Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd. ("Thomas Swan")

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LyondellBasell, a global leader in the chemical industry, is proud to announce the release of a cross-linkable, all-in-one flame-retardant compound, Petrothene T3XL7420, which is expected to deliver considerable

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As part of its integrated development in electricity, TotalEnergies has signed a new agreement with European Energy to develop offshore wind projects in three Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland and Sweden.

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Celanese Corporation a global specialty materials and chemical company, and Under Armour, Inc. a global leader and innovator in athletic apparel and footwear, have collaborated to develop

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Orion S.A. a global specialty chemicals producer, announced today it has completed upgrading its air emissions control technology at all four of its U.S. carbon black plants – the biggest sustainability-related initiative in the company’s history.

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INEOS produced bio-based high-density polyethylene (HDPE) has been used to create the world’s first fully sustainable gas pipeline. Installed by French gas utility network operator, GRDF

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Lubrizol Advanced Materials announced that three more Lubrizol Engineered Polymers facilities received PLUS certification from the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) late

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Evonik introduces VISIOMER® HEMA-P 100 to the market, a phosphate methacrylate monomer that is nonmigratory, and its effects are long-lasting. Incorporated by polymerization, HEMA-P

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Covestro, a global leader in high performance polymers, and Encina, a US-based producer of ISCC PLUS certified circular chemicals, reached a long-term supply agreement for chemically recycled,

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Circularix, a pioneering manufacturer in the recycled plastics industry, today announced a supply agreement with Republic Services, a leader in the environmental services industry

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Evonik has attained the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification PLUS for its specialty chemicals production at the Essen Goldschmidt site. The certification is based on the mass

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Westlake Global Compounds, a leading provider of PVC compounds, is combining its sustainability efforts with Westlake Dimex, a leading recycler of industrial PVC. This collaboration

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Grove Collaborative Holdings, Inc. a leading sustainable consumer products company and Certified B Corporation, today announced that the company’s commitment to plastic neutrality

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OriginClear Inc. the Clean Water Innovation Hub™, and Buda, Texas-based Plastic Welding and Fabrication, Ltd. (PWF) jointly announced today a Memorandum of Understanding

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Brenntag, the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, today announced the opening of its new mixing and blending facility in Dong Nai province, a key economic zone

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Mussel Polymers, Inc. announces it has been selected by AFWERX for an SBIR Phase I contract focused on the development of a biomimetic, anti-corrosive coating technology. M-Clad ™ is MPI's

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KBR announced today that its K-GreeN® technology has been selected by a consortium consisting of Lotte Chemical, KNOC (Korea National Oil Corp) and Samsung Engineering for Lotte

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Arcadium Lithium plc has officially announced the successful completion of an all-stock merger of equals between Allkem and Livent. This transformative merger has given rise to a new,

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TechnipFMC has been awarded a major(1) integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Installation (iEPCI™) contract by Petrobras to deliver the Mero 3 HISEP® project,

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Repsol has started producing electricity at Sigma, its first renewable project in Andalusia. Located in Jerez de la Frontera (Cádiz), it is made up of five solar plants with a total installed capacity of 204 MW.

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Myers Industries, Inc. a leading manufacturer and distributor of industrial products, today announced that it has entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger through which it will acquire

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QatarEnergy, the primary founder and main shareholder of Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company announces the successful completion of the distribution of the second and last tranche

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Strengthening its commitment to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the Alliance to End Plastic Waste has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Saudi Investment Recycling

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Two UPM Raflatac adhesives for office, logistics and cardboard packaging paper labels have been certified as recyclable in the paper and board-based packaging

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ADNOC announced today, the signing of a 15-year Heads of Agreement with ENN LNG (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (“ENN LNG”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of ENN Natural Gas Co. Ltd.

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With the acquisition of Ashdowne by our subsidiary LEHVOSS UK, the LEHVOSS Group is once again strengthening its activities in the field of functional fluids

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Stratasys Ltd. a leader in polymer 3D printing solutions, today announced that it earned a prestigious 3D Printing Industry Award, winning the Medical, Dental or Healthcare Application

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After a first renewable Corporate Power Purchase Agreement (CPPA) signed at the end of 2022, TotalEnergies has signed a second contract with LyondellBasell, a global leader in the chemical

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LOTTE Chemical’s PP products were rated Class A, meaning the best flame retardant performance, in ‘ASTM E84’, a flame retardancy rating certification test for indoor finishing

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Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., has developed the Diffrar™ array of polymer wafers for waveguides used in augmented reality (AR) glasses, with a view to expand into the augmented and virtual reality

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Advanced Hydrocarbon Fuels Limited (AHFL) has targeted the UK as the home of the first commercial-scale plant to demonstrate its revolutionary process to create fuel from waste plastic.

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Asahi Kasei Plastics Singapore Pte Ltd (APS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Asahi Kasei,

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ClimeCo, a leading global sustainability company, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Ampliphi and its plastic action program, the Plastic Scorecard. These assets will further enhance

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Samyang Group has acquired international certification for plastic materials recycled from fishing nets, and is leading in eco-friendly management by establishing a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) system for carbon emission reduction.

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SLB and Northern Lights Joint Venture (NL) announced today they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Microsoft to optimize integrated cloud-based workflows for the operation

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LyondellBasell (LYB) has been selected to receive a €40 million grant from the European Union (EU) Innovation Fund. The grant will support the fully-electrified, industrial-scale advanced recycling

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ExxonMobil will demonstrate at its PlastIndia booth how it is “Advancing Sustainable Solutions and Productivity” for the industrial, consumer and agricultural sectors by working collaboratively with the regional value chain.

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ISCO announced today that it has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Infinity Plastics, a top manufacturer of fabricated HDPE piping products.

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Dow today launched two caustic soda products - Caustic DEC and TRACELIGHT™ DEC, part of Dow’s Decarbia™ portfolio of reduced-carbon solutions, with up to 90% lower

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LyondellBasell, a global leader in innovation, is proud to announce its involvement in a groundbreaking value chain collaboration aimed at transforming end-of-life industry from

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Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical and ingredient distribution, today announced the signing of an exclusive distributor agreement with Halox to distribute a variety of solutions

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Lummus Technology announced it has signed a Strategic Supply Agreement with NET Power Inc. ("NET Power") to design and supply recuperative heat exchangers ("HXR") for NET Power's

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Lummus Technology, a global provider of process technologies and value-driven energy solutions, and Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (“Toshiba”) announced a master

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ADNOC and the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic announced, today, the signing of a strategic collaboration agreement (SCA) that sets out their intention to collaborate on the potential

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SK Innovation has successfully converted carbon dioxide into carbon monoxide using electrochemical catalytic reactions. The carbon monoxide produced by this method is expected

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LyondellBasell today announced it has acquired a minority share in Source One GmbH, Leiferde, Germany, a plastic waste sourcing and engineering company, specialized in developing technical

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On the occasion of the COP28 in Dubai, in presence of the President of Kazakhstan, Patrick Pouyanné and the Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan signed the Agreement on Investment (AoI)

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GEON Performance Solutions, a global leader in the formulation, development and manufacture of performance polymer solutions, announced today the acquisition of PolymaxTPE which

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Brueckner Group Asia-Pacific, a fast-growing entity within the Brückner Group proudly announces the official inauguration of its new manufacturing and office facility in Thailand. The grand opening

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Neste has joined forces with Eppendorf, a leading manufacturer and supplier of laboratory equipment, to advance the development of lab products made with renewable raw materials.

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Sulzer is launching a new end-to-end licensed technology – CAPSUL™ – for the continuous manufacturing of polycaprolactone (PCL), a biodegradable polyester often used in the packaging

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Essen, Germany. Evonik has launched a sustainable baobab oil sourced from the Sahel region of Ghana as the latest product in its ECOHANCE® program. ECOHANCE® Soft Baobab is refined

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LOTTE Chemical announced that it developed Korea’s first ‘separator coating material manufacturing technology’ based on polymer solid electrolyte to solve instability issues of lithium

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Borealis announces that it has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Integra Plastics AD, a Bulgarian advanced mechanical recycling player. Closing of this transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvals.

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The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment in Finland granted Neste an energy investment aid of EUR 1.96 million for heat recovery from the green hydrogen production being planned

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Berry Global has launched a new version of its Omni® Xtra polyethylene cling film for fresh food applications, which provides a high-performance alternative to traditional polyvinyl chloride (PVC) cling films.

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Polykemi and our subsidiary Scanfill are now certified according to ISCC PLUS. The certification guarantees total traceability in the production and delivery of bio-circular mass balance certified

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Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, a global sustainable chemical company, led by Mrs. Suchitra Lohia, Deputy Group CEO, together with the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA),

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LyondellBasell, a global leader in the chemical industry, is proud to announce the establishment of a new distribution hub in the United Kingdom for its Polyolefins grades. This strategic move is part

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Americhem, Inc., a global industry leader in innovative polymer solutions, is pleased to announce they have launched a new partnership with Nexeo Plastics for engineered compounds distribution

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Braskem, the preeminent polyolefins producer in the Americas and a global leader in biopolymers, has announced the receipt of a $600,000 Research, Demonstration, and Development (RD&D)

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LyondellBasell today announced it has made the final investment decision to build the company's first industrial-scale catalytic advanced recycling demonstration plant at its Wesseling, Germany,

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Aloxe inaugurated its new recycled PET plastic manufacturing plant in Messein. Aloxe’s €25 million investment in this new plant provides a practical, tried-and-tested technological solution

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Evonik, one of the world’s leading specialty chemicals companies, is building a new plant to produce ultra-high purity colloidal silica at its site in Weston, Michigan, USA which is expected

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ExxonMobil started production today at Payara, Guyana’s third offshore oil development on the Stabroek Block, bringing total production capacity in Guyana to approximately 620,000 barrels per day.

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In recognition of America Recycles Day, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. a leading provider of innovative water management solutions in the stormwater and onsite septic wastewater industries,

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Creating a circular economy is an essential sustainability target for governments, brands, materials suppliers, and the public. Key to pushing these sustainability efforts, which range from

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Technip Energies announces the creation of Reju, a new company focused on PET (Polyethylene terephthalate) recycling (rPET) of textiles that will leverage the innovative technology co-developed

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Braskem Idesa and Advario announce the formalization of their partnership, of which Advario acquired 50% of the capital of Terminal Química Puerto México (TQPM). Advario will support

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Amcor a global leader in developing and producing responsible packaging solutions, today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with leading sustainable polyethylene

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Thompson Street Capital Partners a private equity firm based in St. Louis, in conjunction with its portfolio company, Savillex, today announced the acquisition of ONFAB. The addition of ONFAB,

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The portfolio comprises of multifunctional masterbatches, anti-block agents, light diffusers, crosslinkers and coupling agents, providing customers effective solutions to improve products’ performances, and overcome processing challenges.

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Committed to supporting the circular economy and fighting climate change, Brazilian petrochemical companies Braskem and Indorama Ventures IOD - Oxiteno announce a partnership to supply bio-attributed ethylene from renewable sources.

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Nexeo Plastics, a leading global thermoplastic resin distributor, announced today that the company has entered into an agreement with Asahi Kasei Plastics North America (APNA) to distribute XYRON™ modified polyphenylene ether (m-PPE) resin in North America.

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ALBIS is expanding its comprehensive portfolio of engineering plastics with two new products from leading global styrenics supplier INEOS Styrolution: Luran® S XA SPF60, a thermoplastic with improved UV resistance and Luran® S MED, a specialty polymer

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Epsilyte, a leading provider of advanced materials, is thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with FIMIC, a renowned provider of cutting-edge equipment for EPS (Expanded Polystyrene)

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In a remarkable leap towards a greener and more sustainable future, EKI Energy Services Ltd., a leading carbon credits developer and supplier globally, has launched

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Specialty chemicals company LANXESS will be selling its Lewatit ion exchange resins and Bayoxide iron oxide adsorbers in France through distribution solutions provider Caldic

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CMG Granulators will be at Plastics Recycling World Expo North America 2023 show, that will be held in Cleveland (OH) on 15th and 16th November.

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Today, Beyond Plastics and IPEN (the International Pollutants Elimination Network) — two leading organizations committed to addressing plastic pollution — released

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Arkema collaborates with industry leaders including EOS, HP and Stratasys, to continue offering customers more sustainable, high-performance materials for additive manufacturing.

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Asahi Kasei will invest in additional equipment for coating Hipore™ lithium-ion battery (LIB) separators. New coating lines will be installed at existing Asahi Kasei LIB separator

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LyondellBasell a leader in the chemical industry, today revealed its new brand identity aligned to its purpose, “creating solutions for everyday sustainable living.” The new brand includes a logo,

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Solvay is partnering with Bristol, UK based start-up iCOMAT who has developed Rapid Tape Shearing (RTS), a truly disruptive material deposition technology that will revolutionize the design

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Re Sustainability Limited Asia's largest integrated waste management company, and PolyCycl Private Limited, a pioneer in chemical recycling of post-consumer plastics, have announced

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Cyclyx International, a joint venture between Agilyx and ExxonMobil, announces LyondellBasell has acquired 25% equity ownership of the joint venture (JV). LyondellBasell joining Cyclyx

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Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. has this October acquired certification for one more product under the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) PLUS system for certifying sustainable products.

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Borealis, one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and sustainable polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, has entered into a long-term PPA with , a leading

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Evonik is driving circular plastics economy in additive manufacturing. The leading specialty chemicals company is introducing a new grade of its polyamide 12 powders that is designed t

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Petoskey Plastics has received a No Objection Letter (NOL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) confirming the capability of its secondary recycling process to produce

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Oak Hill Advisors served as a Lead Arranger for the unitranche financing to fund Bain Capital Private Equity's ("Bain Capital") acquisition of Harrington Industrial Plastics ("Harrington") from

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Versalis announces that it now holds the entire share capital of Novamont, of which it already owned 36%. The transaction, announced on 28 April and authorised by the relevant authorities,

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Clariant, a sustainability-focused specialty chemicals company, announces new additions to its portfolio of high-performing pharmaceutical ingredient solutions to support the evolution of safe

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SK chemicals supplies circular recycled materials to the global record market. SK chemicals (CEO Ahn Jae-hyun) announced on the 19th that it co-developed the "EcoRecord"

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NatureWorks, a leading manufacturer of polylactic acid (PLA) biopolymers made from renewable resources, has made significant progress on the construction of their new fully integrated Ingeo

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Evonik Coating Additives is expanding its TEGO® Rad range of tailor-made silicone acrylates with a unique, radically crosslinkable additive for radiation-curing coatings and inks.

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Japan's leading plastic cutlery manufacturer, Tosho Chemical, has cooperated with its supply chain partner, Iwatani Corporation, in 2023 to pioneer the use of Trinseo’s bio-based polystyrene

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Under Ashland’s new bioresorbable technology platform, the company is introducing Viatel™ Ultrapure high-purity bioresorbable polymers. This line extension delivers improved stability

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Berry Global has introduced a new range of upmarket reusable plastic cups for the foodservice industry, to meet increasing demand for alternative solutions to single-use packaging. Available

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ALPLA, a specialist in packaging and recycling, in collaboration with the mineral water company Privatbrunnen TÖNISSTEINER Sprudel, has successfully developed a reusable PET bottle

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OMV, the integrated energy, fuels & feedstock and chemicals & materials company headquartered in Vienna, signed today a mutually exclusive collaboration agreement for the worldwide commercial

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The Group has achieved a significant reduction of 46% in the carbon footprint of its bio-based Rilsan® polyamide 11 grades, bringing it to less than 2 kg CO2e/kg (1).

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Milliken & Company, a globally diversified manufacturer specializing in specialty chemicals, will be showcasing a range of innovative solutions aimed at enhancing the plastics circular economy

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CHIMEI, the world's foremost manufacturer of performance materials, is pleased to announce the successful attainment of International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) PLUS certification for its entire range of plastic and rubber materials in September 2023.

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Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. has announced that its U.S.-based group companies, SDC Technologies, Inc. (Irvine, California; President & CEO: Richard CHANG) and Coburn Technologies, Inc.

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Evonik has introduced the first product from its new line of next-generation TEGO® RC solutions: TEGO® RC 2000 LCF. This release coating is manufactured using recycled silicone

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Jamestown Plastics, a globally renowned custom plastic company with extensive diversification, has recently become a member of the MedTech Network, a global consortium of independent

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Evolve Additive Solutions, a provider of industrial 3D printing solutions known for its Selective Thermoplastic Electrophotographic Process (STEP), has entered into a strategic partnership with alphacam

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Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. has announced the election of Bryan D. Yokley to its Board of Directors, effective from October 1, 2023.

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Cyclyx International, a consortium-based company dedicated to advancing post-use plastic innovation with the goal of increasing plastic recyclability from 10% to 90%

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Michelin has successfully completed the acquisition of Flex Composite Group (FCG) as per the terms announced on June 19, 2023, and following the receipt of all required approvals for the transaction.

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Braskem, the largest producer of polyolefins in the Americas and a pioneer in industrial-scale biopolymers

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Aramco, a prominent integrated energy and chemicals company, has entered into a cooperation framework agreement with Jiangsu Eastern Shenghong Co., Ltd. ("Eastern Shenghong") to explore the potential acquisition of a 10% strategic equity stake in Jiangsu Shenghong Petrochemical

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Chevron Phillips Chemical is expanding its partnership with Danimer Scientific, a bioplastics company based in Georgia. This collaboration aims to explore the development and commercialization

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Carbon, a prominent company specializing in product development and manufacturing technology, has introduced its latest elastomer material, EPU 46.

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DuPont has unveiled its inaugural product dedicated to the production of green hydrogen – the DuPont™ AmberLite™ P2X110 Ion Exchange Resin.

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SK chemicals, a pioneer in commercializing circular recycling (chemical recycling) products, is collaborating with a prominent waste collection and sorting company to drive innovation in the recycling industry.

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LyondellBasell has unveiled a new range of Intermediates and Derivatives (I&D) chemicals called +LC (Low Carbon) solutions, expanding its sustainable product offerings. These +LC solutions are produced using an International Sustainability

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LG Chem has announced its strategic entry into the lithium-phosphate-iron (LFP) cathode materials sector through a partnership with China's Huayou Group. This move is accompanied by LG Chem's plan to vertically integrate its cathode supply chain.

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INEOS Enterprises has today announced the acquisition of Eramet Titanium & Iron (ETA) from Eramet for $245m. The deal which takes immediate effect, was completed today following the satisfaction of regulatory approvals.

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Exactech, a company specializing in the development and production of innovative implants, instrumentation, and smart technologies for joint replacement surgery

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Brilliant Polymers, India's leading manufacturer of laminating adhesives for flexible packaging, took center stage as a platinum sponsor at the recently concluded Elite Plus 10th Specialty Films & Flexible Packaging Global Summit 2023.

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Dow has introduced a new range of propylene glycol (PG) solutions in Europe, featuring alternative feedstocks that are lower in carbon, bio-based, and circular in nature.

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TotalEnergies has unveiled plans to construct a new mechanical recycling unit for plastic waste at its Grandpuits site southeast of Paris. This investment aligns with TotalEnergies' ambition to promote low-carbon energy and the circular economy.

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Freepoint Eco-Systems LLC (Freepoint) has unveiled plans to develop a commercial-scale advanced plastics recycling facility in Eloy, Arizona.

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SmartKem, Inc., a company at the forefront of reshaping the electronics industry with its innovative organic thin-film transistors

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M. Holland Company, a prominent international distributor of thermoplastic resins and related materials, has announced that Interfacial Consultants LLC

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On September 23rd, an extraordinary event will unfold within the iconic confines of Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor and Neyland Stadium in Knoxville.

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PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI) and PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional (PT KPI) have recently entered into a Joint Study Agreement (JSA) to explore the potential development of a new greenfield lube base oil plant in Refinery Unit

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The Polyplastics Group, a prominent global supplier of engineering thermoplastics, has introduced DURAFIDE (R) PPS 6150T73, a high-performance material designed to offer exceptional heat resistance and superior thermal and electrical insulation properties for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries used in electric vehicles (EVs).

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Canadian technology company Pyrowave has achieved a significant milestone in recycling plastic waste by collaborating with Michelin and Knauf Industries to produce finished elastomer and plastic products containing 100% recycled styrene.

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Delrin®, a leading provider of high-performance plastic materials, has introduced a new high molecular weight nucleated resin known as Delrin® 51HSE. This specialized resin is designed for use in applications that require high creep resistance and fatigue durability.

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Drake Plastics Ltd. has achieved a remarkable milestone by producing a rigid tube extruded from Torlon® PAI with an unprecedented outer diameter (OD) of 450mm (17.7 inches) and an inner diameter (ID) of 150mm (5.9 inches).

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Braskem and Vitol S.A. have entered into a significant agreement aimed at utilizing circular feedstock derived from plastic waste.

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BASF, a globally renowned battery materials producer, and Nanotech Energy, a leader in graphene-based energy storage products, have formed a strategic partnership with the goal of significantly reducing the carbon footprint

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Leading specialty chemicals company Evonik and chemical and mineral specialties group LEHVOSS Group are entering into a strategic partnership in the field of industrial 3D printing.

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Solvay, a prominent global supplier of specialty materials, has announced its participation in Semicon Taiwan 2023.

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WILKO Plastics, Inc., a prominent automotive supplier specializing in custom plastic injection molded components and assemblies, has undergone a rebranding initiative, transitioning from its former name, ALCO Plastics.

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Sasol Limited, a prominent South African chemicals and energy company, has entered into a three-year agreement with Vertree Partners Limited, an international carbon solutions provider.

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Stellantis has completed testing on 24 engine families found in European vehicles sold since 2014, comprising approximately 28 million vehicles currently on the road.

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Infinity Recycling BV, a growth capital firm specializing in advanced plastics recycling technologies

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Lummus Technology, a global provider of process technologies and sustainable energy solutions, has entered into a binding Joint Development and Commercial Cooperation Agreement (JDCCA) with RWDC Industries

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The Flo Group, a well-established brand specializing in the production of tableware and food packaging, has partnered with Versalis (Eni) to introduce R-Hybrid, the first vending cup made from post-consumer recycled polystyrene.

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Eigenmann & Veronelli S.p.A., a prominent distributor in the specialty chemicals and food ingredients sector, has announced its acquisition of 100% of IMEA Technologies FZC.

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Today, the Business Intelligence Group proudly announced Belkin as a recipient of the 2023 Sustainability Awards program, specifically in the esteemed category of Sustainability Initiative of the Year.

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PJSC LUKOIL and the International Association of LUKOIL Trade Union Organizations have inked an accord that extends through the conclusion of 2026.

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Bakelite Synthetics has officially announced its definitive agreement to acquire LRBG Chemicals, Inc., a prominent resin manufacturer and developer based in Canada. LRBG Chemicals has established facilities in Longueuil, located in Montreal, Quebec.

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Align Capital Partners (ACP), a private equity firm, which specializes in custom sealing solutions through Marco Rubber & Plastics, has recently acquired American Seal & Packing (AS&P), a distributor of specialized O-rings, seals, gaskets, and vee packing, with a particular emphasis on products utilizing specialty graphite.

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LG Chem has announced its plans to expand its business by increasing the capacity of the Cheongju plant, which produces reverse osmosis (RO) membranes.

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CLCKR, a prominent mobile accessory brand, has achieved the certification of being Plastic Neutral through a partnership with rePurpose Global, a leading Plastic Action Platform.

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SK chemicals has achieved recognition for the outstanding recyclability of its packaging materials in the United States.

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Kia has unveiled plans to incorporate recycled plastic from a massive 55-ton haul retrieved from the Pacific Ocean into its upcoming electric vehicle (EV) models.

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Congresswoman Deborah Ross from North Carolina's 2nd District embarked on a visit to the cutting-edge recycling facility of Braven Environmental, situated in Zebulon. During her visit, she took the opportunity to engage with the workforce

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FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC), a prominent global agricultural sciences company, has unveiled the brand name "Dodhylex™ active" (pronounced DOH'-deh-leks) for tetflupyrolimet, an innovative herbicide with a new mode of action that effectively targets challenging grass weeds in rice cultivation.

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AIMPLAS is an integral part of the BioICEP project (Bio-Innovation of a Circular Economy for Plastics), which commenced in February 2020 and is backed by funding from the Horizon 2020 program.

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Singleton Schreiber, a fire litigation firm, has initiated a class action lawsuit against several Hawaiian utility companies.

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Genius Machinery, a prominent player based in Taiwan, is addressing the escalating demand in the South American market with its cutting-edge plastic washing recycling machine line.

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InnoVent Renewables has officially announced its establishment with a clear mission to advance renewable energy by addressing the global environmental issue of waste tires.

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Lightwave Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ: LWLG), a cutting-edge technology platform company harnessing its proprietary electro-optic (EO) polymers to enable high-speed data transmission with reduced power consumption and compact form factors

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Lummus Technology, a global leader in process technologies and value-focused energy solutions, has entered into a collaborative agreement with Biohydrogen Technologies to develop and deploy advanced synthesis gas reactor technology, primarily aimed at producing blue hydrogen.

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Prominent Philippine digital solutions platform, Globe, has unveiled an updated Environmental Sustainability Policy that underscores the significance of circularity in its efforts to advocate sustainable consumption

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Braskem, a leading global biopolymer producer, and SCG Chemicals, a prominent petrochemical company in Thailand and Southeast Asia, have entered into a joint venture agreement to establish Braskem Siam Company Limited.

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Univar Solutions Inc., a major global provider of specialty ingredients and chemicals, and Climax Molybdenum Company, the world's largest producer of molybdenum and molybdenum-based chemicals

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Gracious Living, a prominent Canadian manufacturer renowned for its proprietary and contract plastic products, has unveiled its latest venture a significant acquisition of an active injection molding operation located in Morgantown, Kentucky.

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Ultra-Poly, a prominent player in the field of plastic recycling in the United States, has unveiled an innovative program designed to recycle automotive bumpers a pioneering initiative of its kind. This program involves the meticulous collection and reprocessing of damaged car bumpers to create a fresh raw material.

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Solvay, a global leader in high-performance polymer and composite materials, has entered into a multi-million euro agreement with its longstanding partner Agru, a prominent player in engineered polymer applications.

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Origin Materials, Inc., a world-renowned leader in carbon-negative materials, dedicated to facilitating the global shift towards sustainable materials, has joined forces with Proman, a prominent global player in products derived from natural gas and a major methanol producer. T

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Pelican Products, Inc., the worldwide pioneer in crafting rugged, essential protective cases, coolers, and lighting solutions, is further reinforcing its dedication to American jobs by making a substantial investment in its California-based manufacturing facility.

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California-based Ways2H has announced a partnership with Pune-based h2e Power Systems to establish a manufacturing base in India for Ways2H's innovative thermochemical technology.

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Shapeways Holdings, Inc., a prominent player in the digital manufacturing industry, has unveiled a significant expansion in its software service portfolio with the introduction of MFG Materials.

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Bp ventures has made a £4 million investment in Dynamon, a UK-based software company that specializes in developing advanced data analytics and simulation tools for commercial transport and logistics companies.

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Origin Materials, Inc., a global leader in carbon-negative materials, dedicated to propelling the world's shift towards sustainable materials, has unveiled a groundbreaking achievement - the creation of "all PET" (polyethylene terephthalate) bottle caps.

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DuPont (NYSE: DD) has successfully concluded the previously announced acquisition of Spectrum Plastics Group (“Spectrum”), a well-established leader in specialty medical devices and components sectors.

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Spartech, a leading manufacturer of engineered thermoplastics and custom packaging solutions, is pleased to announce that Royalite® offers thermoplastic solutions for products requiring dissipative properties

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Polyplastics Group, a leading global supplier of engineering thermoplastics, has launched the DURACIRCLE™ initiative for recycling of engineering plastics.

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Evonik, one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals, has expanded and started production at its rubber silanes plant, Evonik Lanxing (Rizhao) Chemical Industrial Co., Ltd.

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UPM Biochemicals has acquired SunCoal Industries GmbH, a German-based company that developed a unique technology portfolio to produce performance products from renewable raw materials.

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Hydrogen chloride (HCl) has many different applications in the chemical industry. Use of this reaction gas allows manufacturers to turn low-energy raw materials

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Republic Services, Inc. a leader in the environmental services industry, and Ravago, a leader in polymer recycling and distribution, today announced the creation of Blue Polymers, LLC,

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The Kraft Heinz Company announces a new goal in 2023 to reduce the use of virgin plastic in its global packaging portfolio by 20 percent by 2030 – a critical step in decreasing its use of fossil

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Ontario Origin Materials, Inc. a leading carbon negative materials company with a mission to enable the world’s transition to sustainable materials, and Husky Technologies, a pioneering

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ErthCycle, an innovative provider of organically biodegradable plastic packaging alternatives, is proud to announce its partnership with Jayleaf, a family-owned and operated food distributor

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The Kroger Co., announced the official opening of a new spoke in Independence, Kentucky. This facility opening means customers can tap into Kroger's incredible selection of fresh items

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Recently, the economic representative office of Guinea-Bissau was unveiled in the pan-health industrial park of Yunhong Group in Wuxue City in central China's Hubei Province. The company and representatives of African countries reached a series of cooperation

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Evantic, a portfolio company of Edgewater Capital Partners, in continuing its strategy as an advanced materials and design engineered components platform, has acquired Plastic

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Ma Yongsheng, Chairman of China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation has pointed out that China 's petrochemical industry isseeking profound adjustment and transformation in times

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In June, Braskem concluded a 30% increase in the production capacity of its bio-based ethylene plant, located in the Petrochemical Complex of Triunfo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. The US$ 87 million

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Athena Manufacturing, an additive manufacturing company, rebranded as A3D Manufacturing with a new logo, look and tagline to introduce new possibilities for its customers and business.

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Group14 Technologies, the leading global manufacturer and supplier of advanced silicon battery technology, acquired Schmid Silicon Technology Holding GmbH, the most technologically advanced silane producer in Europe, in a landmark move to strengthen

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Brenntag, the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, today announced it has been appointed as the exclusive distributor by Quality Speciality

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The report outlines the lessons learnt from more than 50 projects that test solutions to end plastic waste and foster a circular economy around the world.

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LyondellBasell today announced it has acquired a 50% stake in Stiphout Industries B.V. Stiphout is involved in the sourcing and processing of post-consumer plastic packaging

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Zeolyst International, an Ecovyst Inc. joint venture that is a leading producer of zeolites, and Valoregen, a leading innovator of recycling technologies, proudly announce their

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Bolder Industries, Inc. and Soucy Techno announced today the signing of a formal multi-year supply agreement for BolderBlack®, the premier sustainable carbon black

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TotalEnergies, Aramco and SABIC have for the first time in the Middle East and North Africa successfully converted oil derived from plastic waste into ISCC+ certified circular

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Linde announced today it has signed two major agreements in Brazil for the supply of renewable energy.

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Toray Industries, Inc., global leader in innovative technologies and advanced high-performance materials, will be at the 54th International Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget Parc

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Toray Composite Materials America, Inc.is pleased to announce a major expansion of its carbon fiber facility in Spartanburg, South Carolina. This capital investment in capacity

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Drake Plastics, a Solvay Certified Torlon® PAI Injection Molder, has developed technology for molding consistently porosity-free parts in the high-performance polymer

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Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. a leading provider of innovative water management solutions and one of the largest plastic recycling companies in North America,

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Lygos, Inc., announced the launch of Soltellus™, a line of multi-functional, water-soluble polymers for home care, agronomy, and water treatment. Soltellus provides proven performance

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Biosynth, a supplier of critical raw materials to the life science industry, is pleased to announce today that it has acquired celares, a leader in the development and manufacture of conjugate vaccines and bioconjugate drugs, activated PEGs, and polymer-based

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CHIMEI Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of Chem Union Renewable Energy Corporation to effectively respond to the demand for renewable energy and secure a smooth,

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Eastman is introducing the next generation of adhesion promoters to keep paint and coatings users compliant with regulatory changes. Advantis™ adhesion promoters limit or remove materials

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During a meeting held today in Algiers between Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO of TotalEnergies, and Toufik Hakkar, Chief Executive Officer of Sonatrach, a series of agreements

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Aker Horizons ASA a developer of green energy and industry, has signed a 10-year power purchase agreement with Statkraft, Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy, securing

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PETRONAS and Ernst & Young Consulting Sdn Bhd have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly collaborate in developing Malaysia’s neurodiversity ecosystem.

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McDermott has been awarded an offshore transportation and installation contract from Sarawak Shell Berhad (SSB), for the F22, F27 and Selasih fields (FaS) pipelay and heavy lift project

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SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, announced its new PCR-based NORYL™ resin technology, formulated using 25 percent or more post-consumer recycled content and aimed

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PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad is bolstering its specialty chemicals portfolio with the formation of a dedicated Specialty Chemicals division as part of its efforts to further strengthen

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Cepsa strengthens its chemical business with the construction in Huelva of the first production plant of isopropyl alcohol, or isopropanol, from renewable or circular materials, which will make

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INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics; Tomra, the world leader in waste transformation; and EGN Entsorgungsgesellschaft Niederrhein, a leading recycling company, have today

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Together with customers, politicians and partners, BASF today celebrated the opening of Europe’s first co-located center of battery material production and battery recycling in Schwarzheide,

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LG Chem continues its leadership in battery materials with Korea’s first-ever mass production of single-crystal high-nickel cathodes.

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TotalEnergies announces the signature of a Strategic Collaboration Agreement with Gentari Renewables Sdn Bhd, the clean energy solutions company of Petronas, to develop renewable

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In a milestone development, STAMOD Engineering today announced the deployment of 300 expert engineers across all disciplines of engineering to meet the growing demands of the Plastic Injection Mold Industry and Progressive Dies Industry

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There is no denying the advancements made possible through the use of composite materials in the world today. Aviation, transportation, and energy sectors simply could not deliver the 30+% fuel

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TekniPlex Healthcare, which utilizes advanced materials science expertise to help deliver better patient outcomes, is substantially extending its North American footprint and expanding global capacity with a new 200,000-square-foot manufacturing plant in Madison

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Brenntag, the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, today announced a supplier agreement with SE Tylose to distribute their Cellulose Ethers in Canada for the Material Science markets, effective immediately.

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LyondellBasell and AFA Nord, a leading recycler of agricultural film, have agreed to create a 50:50 joint venture that intends to recycle post commercial flexible secondary packaging waste.

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Evonik's Coating Additives business line is expanding its TEGO® Rad range of tailored silicone acrylates with a new radically crosslinkable defoaming slip additive.

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Decowraps, a leading manufacturer of floral packaging, proudly introduces EvolveFlex™, a sustainable film made with 90% post-consumer recycled plastic. This innovative product offers

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Packaging and recycling specialist ALPLA is building a state-of-the-art recycling plant in the South African coastal town of Ballito, north of Durban. The plant, with an output of 35,000 tonnes of recycled PET material, marks the

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Driven by customers seeking a manufacturing partner offering a comprehensive suite of additive and traditional rapid manufacturing technologies, RE3DTECH, GoProto, Stanfordville Machine & Manufacturing and Phoenix Proto Technologies have merged to create UPTIVE

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KRAIBURG TPE will demonstrate sustainable TPEs for consumer and electronics, wearables and industry applications for the Asia Pacific market at Plastics and Rubber Vietnam 2023,

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Circular Polymers by Ascend, a market-leading recycler of post-consumer carpet, today announced the launch of Cerene™, a line of recycled polymers and materials made

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The fibres and textiles application is not completely new to us, because our PET recycling machines have already been used in fibre recycling. However, in order to reuse these recycled

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Scend Performance Materials’ Vydyne® AVS has been named a winner at the 2023 Plastics Industry Ringier Technology Innovation Awards. Terry Yuan, Ascend’s Asia commercial director,

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Sumitomo Corporation through Sumitomo Corporation of Americas has completed the acquisition of Saconix LLC. from U.S. private equity fund, Copperbeck Energy Partners LLC,

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Technip Energies, LyondellBasell and Chevron Phillips Chemical announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for the design, construction and operation of a demonstration unit

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Covestro, a leading manufacturer of high-quality polymer materials and their components, has signed a 90 megawatt virtual power purchase agreement with Ørsted, a clean energy leader in the U.S. market, headquartered in Denmark.

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M. Holland Company, a leading international distributor of thermoplastic resins and ancillary materials, today announced a new partnership with Febo S.p.A, an established European

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Global chemical company OQ Chemicals has launched Oxbalance TCD Alcohol DM, a sustainable alternative to conventional TCD Alcohol DM (Tricyclodecane Dimethanol). The ISCC PLUS-certified

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INEOS Styrolution America LLC, today announce they received ISCC PLUS certification from ISCC for its manufacturing sites

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Walmart announced today new steps to help make the everyday choice the more sustainable choice by adopting measures designed to reduce the amount of packaging waste associated with

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Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global sustainable chemical producer, and Carbios, a biotech company developing and industrializing biological solutions to reinvent the life cycle of plastic and textiles, announce today the signing

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Paragon Films, a market-leading manufacturer of value added, ultra-high performance stretch film products, today announced the launch of Power Edge PCR—the first-of-its-kind thin-gauge stretch film focused on circularity, described by Paragon CEO Darin Tang

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The main economic objective of the THERMOFIP project is to put its members in a privileged position for competing in the automotive cooling and oil system market. Due to the general desire

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PETRONAS’ subsidiary, PETRONAS Petróleo Brasil Ltda. has signed a Production Sharing Contract with Petrobras, TotalEnergies and QatarEnergy for the Agua Marinha exploration block

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LyondellBasell announced today that Alujain National Industrial Company has selected polypropylene process technology from LyondellBasell for a new Spherizone process technology

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LG Chem announced today that it has started construction of its fourth carbon nanotube (CNT) plant at its Daesan Complex, 80 kilometers southwest of Seoul. LG Chem’s CNT 4 Plant is slated

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Drinking fluids before, during and after exercising helps ensure adequate hydration, simply by carrying a water bottle at all times.

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Bluepha Co. Ltd the leading synthetic biology company in China, and TotalEnergies Corbion, a global leader in PLA technology, have signed a memorandum of understanding to accelerate

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Today, Dow and New Energy Blue announced a long-term supply agreement in North America in which New Energy Blue will create bio-based ethylene from renewable agricultural residues.

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Hillenbrand, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Schenck Process Food and Performance Materials business, a portfolio company of Blackstone,

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Plastic Omnium has signed partnership agreements with two international academic institutions, which play a leading role in open innovation, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. and Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd. are pleased to announce that the establishment of a 50-50 Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) on May 15, 2023 for the aim of solving

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Evonik has introduced a diverse range of additives under the brand name TEGO® Cycle to help its customers improve process and increase the final quality of recycled plastics. Designed

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Biomerics the leading vertically integrated contract manufacturer for the interventional medical device market, announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements to merge

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Datacolor AG, a global leader in color management solutions, announces the acquisition of matchmycolor LLC, a technology company specialized in color formulation and communication

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At the 2023 Rethinking Materials Innovation and Investment Summit today, Loliware – North America's fastest-growing seaweed materials company – announced the launch of its newest

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Trinseo a specialty material solutions provider, announced today the inauguration of its polycarbonate dissolution pilot facility in Terneuzen, the Netherlands on April 5, 2023.

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Petoskey Plastics recently installed a new manufacturing line specifically designed to make disposable gowns for the healthcare industry. The company has invested approximately $2 million

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HIF Global, the world's leading eFuels company, today announced agreements with Johnson Matthey and Honeywell to conduct preliminary engineering for HIF's first Sustainable Aviation Fuel

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TotalEnergies announces that it has acquired Spain-based Iber Resinas, an actor in the mechanical recycling of plastics for sustainable applications. With this transaction

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Origin Materials, Inc. the world’s leading carbon negative materials company, and Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, the world’s largest producer of virgin and recycled PET resins

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ChromaScape LLC, a specialty colorants and additives supplier, announces the acquisition of Kemira's colorants and dye business. The deal closed on May 4, 2023. Kemira's product

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Nexa3D, the ultrafast polymer 3D printing leader, announced today at Rapid + TCT 2023 the immediate availability of Jabil PK 5000, an eco-friendly powder for use with its high throughput

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DuPont today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Spectrum Plastics Group from AEA Investors. The purchase price will be paid from existing cash balances.

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LyondellBasell and Veolia Belgium have signed an agreement to restructure the ownership of Quality Circular Polymers (QCP) BV recycling facilities, with locations in Belgium and the Netherlands. Veolia will sell its 50% share to LyondellBasell which will become 100% owner of QCP.

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PureCycle Technologies, Inc., announced its first polypropylene purification plan in Ironton, Ohio received formal certification of mechanical completion from the site's independent construction monitor. The formal certification came three days after PureCycle submitted its documentation to the engineering company

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Sealed Air and Koenig & Bauer AG announced they have signed a non-binding letter of intent to expand their strategic partnership for digital printing machines. The partnership aims to significantly improve packaging design capabilities by developing state-of-the art digital printing technology, equipment, and services. Solutions developed

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Asahi Kasei and Microwave Chemical launched a joint demonstration project in April 2023 with the objective of commercializing a chemical recycling process for polyamide 661 (PA66, also called nylon 66) using microwave technology. The process utilizes microwaves to depolymerize

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PureCycle Technologies, Inc.today, announced it has reached mechanical completion of its first polypropylene purification plant in Ironton, OH and submitted documentation to Leidos Engineering,

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ChatGPT once again brought the topic of AI to the cusp of public attention. Databeyond has introduced a range of high-performance optical sorters that utilize a combination of MSWDataBase

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Australian bioplastics startup, Kelpy, has partnered with MIT spinoff and Caribbean ClimateTech startup, SOS Carbon, to create the first tangible and sustainable solutions to reduce the size

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DexKo Global Inc., a global leader in highly engineered trailer running gear, chassis assemblies and related components, announced today that is has completed the acquisition of Horizon

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The Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag, managed by Closed Loop Partners, today announced its largest piloting initiative to date with two reusable bag pilots in three states, with multiple

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Berry Global Group, Inc., a leader in the design, development, and production of innovative, sustainable stretch films has begun expanding one of its leading stretch film manufacturing facilities in Lewisburg, Tennessee for completion by early 2024

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Westlake Innovations, Inc., a subsidiary of Westlake Corporation announced the company has invested in the Circular Plastics Fund. The fund seeks to accelerate the transition to a circular economy of plastics by scaling up advanced recycling technology companies that transform plastic waste streams into primary commodities used

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CLEANR, a market-disruptive microplastic-filtration technology company, has accelerated the development of its solutions for washing machine manufacturers through its early access

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Lummus Technology, a global provider of process technologies and value-driven energy solutions, announced the addition of Novolen® EnhanceTM performance polypropylene (PP) polymers,

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The Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers is announcing a "Call for Nominations" for its 52nd annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala, the oldest and largest

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Nexa3D, the ultrafast polymer 3D printing leader, announced today that it completed the acquisition of Addifab, the originator of Freeform Injection Molding, a proprietary and patented digital tooling process that couples the design freedom of 3D printing with the mechanical performance of injection molding using thousands

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Dirk Perrin, a 25-year veteran of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, is the new plant manager at the company’s Cedar Bayou plant effective April 1, Chevron Phillips Chemical announced today. Perrin, previously the plant manager at Chevron Phillips Chemical’s facility in Sweeny, Texas, replaces Gary Piana in the plant

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The Chemours Company a global chemistry company with leading market positions in Titanium Technologies, Thermal & Specialized Solutions, and Advanced Performance Materials,

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Agilyx ASA a technology company that enables customers to recycle post-use plastics to high value, virgin-equivalent products, and INEOS Styrolution America LLC, the global leader

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CarbonCapture Inc. a U.S. climate tech company that develops direct air capture systems based on a groundbreaking modular open systems architecture, today announced an agreement with Microsoft Corp.to provide engineered carbon removal credits.

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Newlight Technologies is excited to announce the newest line extension to its family of AIRCARBON home-compostable straws--AIRCARBON STRAWS in black--advancing the

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Carbios, a pioneer in the development and industrialization of biological technologies to reinvent the life cycle of plastics and textiles, announces the publication of an article entitled "Enzymes' power

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Traditional Medicinals®, a leading botanical wellness company with more than 60 high quality teas, lozenges and capsules, today announced their new compostable, plastic-free tea wrapper,

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Hong Kong disposes of more than 2,300 tons of plastic waste a day, and with a low recycling rate of 11%, most of it goes into landfills, according to government figures.i EPAM Systems, Inc.

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Hallite hosted a press conference today showcasing the new 683 low friction rod seal, 565 precision bearings, and the 777 piston seal. The event was held in the company's booth S-82240

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TotalEnergies and Paprec, leader in plastic recycling in France, have signed a long-term commercial agreement to develop a French value chain for advanced recycling of plastic film

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LyondellBasell and Mepol Group today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for LyondellBasell to acquire Mepol Group, a manufacturer of recycled, high-performing technical

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Plastic is one of the most widely used materials in the world, and it has brought countless benefits to our daily lives. However, it has also created a massive environmental problem that threatens

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LyondellBasell and Grenergy signed five long-term solar power purchase agreements. Under the 15-year contracts, the Spanish renewable energy producer will supply solar energy

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Vonco Products LLC, an industry-leading risk-free plastic products and packaging manufacturer is excited to announce the acquisition of Genesis Plastics Welding, it’s third acquisition in as many years.

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Xeriant, Inc. a Company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of advanced materials and aerospace technologies, announces a manufacturing partnership

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Meridian Group International a leading lnformation Technology and Managed Services Provider and an Equipment Leasing and Financing company announces that it has achieved Carbon Neutral status.

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Carbios a pioneer in the development and industrialization of biological technologies to reinvent the life cycle of plastics and textiles, announces its membership of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s

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Recon Technology, Ltd, a China-based independent solutions integrator in the oilfield service and environmental protection, electric power and coal chemical industries, today announced that it has

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Carbios, a pioneer in the development and industrialization of biological technologies to reinvent the life cycle of plastics and textiles, has doubled its number of issued patents since the last review published at the end of 20201.

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Asahi Kasei Microdevices (AKM) has launched a new DC-DC step-up converter with ultra-low power consumption that is able to boost low voltages, offering solutions for remote and battery-free operation as well as low-maintenance applications in the fields of asset monitoring and IoT. The use of smart watches, health and fitness trackers, body sensors, other small electronic

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The Society of Plastics Engineers has acquired 3Dnatives, a French company that produces a media platform and international events for professionals in 3D printing, additive manufacturing, and their related market applications.

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Nairobi non-profit Slums Going Green and Clean (SGGC) announced the success of its open-source Waste Free in '23 initiative utilizing profitable micro-recycling centers. In January 2023, two centers recycled five tons of mixed plastic waste with plans to increase their recycling capacity to 15 centers and 75 tons

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Origin Materials, Inc., the world’s leading carbon negative materials company with a mission to enable the world’s transition to sustainable materials, and Avantium N.V. a leading technology company in renewable chemistry, today announced a partnership to accelerate the mass

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INOAC USA Inc. has recently completed its purchase of ABC Technologies' 50% equity interest in the former joint venture, ABC INOAC Exterior Systems, to create an independent and wholly

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LyondellBasell and Nexus Circular today announced they have signed a definite long-term contract, which will supply LyondellBasell with approximately 24,000 tons of recycled feedstock per year.

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Today Alterra announces its license arrangement with a subsidiary of Freepoint Eco-Systems Holdings LLC for a proposed 192,000 tonnes per annum advanced plastics recycling facility

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Barcelona-based NFT marketplace, Plastiks, announces its new partnership with Concrete, a leading apparel company in Egypt, as part of plastic removal initiatives in the country. Plastiks

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N 2020, the philanthropic H&M Foundation launched a first of its kind USD 11 million initiative, Saamuhika Shakti, to address the gaps in the system that keep Bengaluru waste pickers in

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Bioweg, a producer of highly functional and customizable bio-based materials, and Ginkgo Bioworks which is building the leading platform for cell programming and biosecurity, today

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Preformed Line Products Company announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Pilot Plastics, Inc.

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Genesis Medical Plastics has developed production-scale calendering to convert medical grade and implantable PEEK into thin sheet and film. The technology adds to the medical polymer

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Nexa3D, the leading maker of ultrafast professional and industrial polymer 3D printers, today announced commercial availability of its highest throughput additive production system, the QLS 820. Previously announced at last year’s IMTS Trade Show, the QLS 820 is designed for high volume production of thermoplastic components

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