Plastic Materials & Additives

“The Thermoplastics Industry is Changing Faster than Ever” – Mark Styring, Chem-Trend

Mark Styring is a thermoplastics expert with more than 35 years of international experience in the industry. Across research and development, quality control, production management, technical service or management; he is familiar with all disciplines. […]

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Plastribution to Exhibit at Sustainable Plastics Live

Leading plastic raw materials distributor, Plastribution, will be exhibiting at Sustainable Plastics Live, part of the inaugural Plastics Live event held at the CBS Arena, Coventry, on 5-6 July.  As the headline sponsor of Sustainable […]

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BTSR and LATI – A 20 Year Partnership

BTSR International SpA, headquartered in Olgiate Olona(Varese, Italy), manufactures high-quality electronic devices using a wide variety of carefully-selected conductive structural thermoplastic compounds with high dimensional stability, produced by LATI Industria Termoplastici SpA. This partnership between […]

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Antimicrobial Solutions Specialist BioCote to Join Key Players from the UK Plastics Sector at Plastics Live

The plastics industry is ever-changing, with new products, applications and material innovations emerging all the time. As one of the market-leading companies operating within the plastics industry, antimicrobial solutions specialist BioCote is proud to be […]

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5 Great Reasons to Meet Hardie Polymers at Plastics Live 2022

Thinking of going to Plastics Live 2022? Hardie Polymers join an ever-growing list of leading technology and service suppliers exhibiting this year – meet us on Stand C10 at Coventry Building Society Arena on the […]

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Polymer Price Know-How: June 2022

The latest installment of Price Know-How has been released by leading polymer distributor, Plastribution. Price Know-How helps plastic raw material buyers make informed purchasing decisions. This month, fuel prices are skyrocketing while monomers stay relatively flat.

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Polymer Price Know-How Snippets: June 2022

June has been a tricky time for fuel prices – we’ve all seen the effects at the petrol pumps, and crude oil prices have crept up from $106 in April to nearly $120.  Mike Boswell, […]

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50,000 Colours and Counting for Broadway

Masterbatch and plastic compound manufacturer Broadway hit a milestone this week, as the company delivered its 50,000th custom colour match, a landmark 25 years in the making.

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Plunkett Associates | What Are My Options for Prototyping in Glass Reinforced Nylon?

There are a number of options when it comes to increasing the stiffness of polymer parts. The most common method is to use glass fillers. These can come in the form of beads, fibres, or […]

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Ampacet Extends REC-NIR-BLACK Range with NIR-Detectable Masterbatch for Black Flexible Applications

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has added REC-NIR-BLACK PE 512 for black flexible applications to its carbon-free REC-NIR-BLACK masterbatch range.

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