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Schulman expands presence in Asia through compounding acquisition

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 | Permalink

A. Schulman, Inc. (Akron, OH) has ascquired the Perrite Group , a thermoplastics compounder with operations in Malaysia, the United Kingdom and France, for approximately $52 million. Perrite was part of the Vita Group portfolio of companies. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Dyson compounding read more

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API and Sacmi come together to manufacture a 100% biodegradable cap

Friday, August 2nd, 2013 | Permalink

Thermoplastic compounder and biopolymer maker API Spa says a partnership with packaging machinery supplier Sacmi has led to the development of a 100% biodegradable mineral water bottle cap. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastics news packaging cap biodegradable read more

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Poland, China welcome new PVC slush-molding powder facilities

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 | Permalink

New capacity for PVC slush-molding powders installed in Poland and China by compounder PolyOne (Cleveland, OH) targets long term growth forecast for automobile industries in these countries. Despite increasing restrictions on car ownership, Chinese passenger and commercial vehicle production grew by 4.6% to 19,271,808 vehicles in 2012 according to the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA), although Polish production plummetted by 22.7% to 647,803 unit due to the Eurozone Crisis. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Poland, China welcome new PVC slush-molding powder facilities