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Plastic Materials & Additives

Latest Polymer Price Reports – March 2017

The latest polymer price reports and charts have been released by Plastics Information Europe (PIE).

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Plastribution Unveils New Content Library

Leading plastics raw materials distributor, Plastribution, has recently released a new content library resource known as the ‘know-how hub’.

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Black Plastic Food Trays are ‘Just the Tip of the Iceberg’ Warns Colour Tone

Caerphilly based manufacturer of coloured and additive masterbatches, Colour Tone warns that the reported 1.3 billion black food trays most commonly used for ready meals that are sent to landfill each year are just the […]

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Dryflex TPE Compounds Open Up New Product Design Possibilities

Dryflex is a family of Thermoplastic Elastomers developed by HEXPOL TPE (PlastikCity profile). They are designed to add soft-touch appeal, functional performance or product safety features to a range of applications in the consumer, automotive, […]

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ALBIS Signs New Licensing Agreement for Colouring of Purell® Products

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH and LyondellBasell have signed a licensing agreement for colouring of Purell® materials.

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ACME Whistles Turn to Broadway Colours to Protect Their Product’s Identity

There are millions of pounds worth of counterfeit goods seized at UK ports every year, but not all of them get caught.  Not only can this cost manufacturers hundreds of thousands of pounds in legal […]

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Luxus Acquires Colour Tone Masterbatch

Technical plastics compounder Luxus has expanded its operations with the recent acquisition of the South Wales based Colour Tone Masterbatch Ltd.

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Latest Polymer Price Reports – February 2017

The latest polymer price reports and charts have been released by Plastics Information Europe (PIE).

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LATIOHM for Structural ATEX Applications

The risks inherent to the accumulation of electrostatic charges have long been known and are subject to strict regulations, such as the ATEX Directive 2014/34/EU.

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Positive Start to Plastribution’s Ethydco Distribution Deal

Following the announcement last July that they had secured an exclusive distribution agreement with the Egyptian Ethylene and Derivatives Company (Ethydco), to supply its new range of HDPE, MDPE and LLDPE, Plastribution has confirmed that […]

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