Plastic Materials & Additives

Ampacet Introduces SunChill™ Range

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has introduced SunChill colour masterbatches designed to decrease the thermal load of dark plastic items exposed to sunlight and hot weather conditions.

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Benvic Develops Highly Reliable PVC Compound for Pressure Fittings

Water networks need fault-free distribution, and Benvic’s newly developed IA608 grade provides the peace of mind that makes it so. Benvic’s IA608 grade of PVC for the injection moulding of pressure fittings is MRS 25 […]

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Showcasing Cutting Edge Innovation at Plastics Live

Plastics Live, taking place from July 5-6 in Coventry, is blazing a trail and attracting a host of innovative exhibitors that will be showcasing their products and services alongside some bleeding-edge conference sessions.

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Plastribution Introduces ‘Know-How Snippets’

Plastribution has introduced Know-How Snippets, a new video content platform that provides buyers with bite-sized information on the market and polymer pricing. In the short video, the panel discusses polyolefin feedstock prices and what that […]

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Matrix Polymers Celebrates 30th Anniversary

In January, Matrix Polymers, a supplier of raw materials to the rotomoulding industry, celebrated 30 years in business. Thanks to innovative material solutions, expansion within emerging countries, and targeted acquisitions, the company has gone from […]

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BioCote® Weathers Supply Shortages Storm

Following a survey by the British Plastics Federation on supply shortages, BioCote®, a market-leading antimicrobial additives provider, describes how it managed to ensure uninterrupted additive delivery despite challenging market conditions.

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Ampacet Introduces BioRange+ Masterbatch Solutions

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has announced the launch of BioRange+ masterbatch solutions designed for compostable plastic applications.

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HEXPOL TPE Receives ISCC PLUS Certification

HEXPOL TPE, the international polymer compounding group, has received the International Sustainability & Carbon Certification (ISCC PLUS) to produce TPE materials with certified bio +/or bio-circular content via the mass balance approach at its Åmål, […]

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Navigate the Plastic Packaging Tax With New Plastribution Resource

UK polymer distributor Plastribution has created a handy new resource to help manufacturers make sense of the Plastic Packaging Tax, which will come into force in spring 2022.

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Ampacet Launches ProVital™+ Colors

Global masterbatch supplier Ampacet has introduced ProVital™+ Colors, a range of medical-grade colour solutions specifically designed for pharmaceutical packaging, medical devices and in-vitro diagnostic equipment.

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