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Perstorp’s next-gen plastic alternative is fully safe for use in food packaging

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 | Permalink

September 14, 2016 Kari Embree Packaging The primary monomer in Perstorp’s Akestra thermoplastic co-polyester has been added to European Commission regulation regarding “plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food” (EU) No 10/2011. As a result, all components in the high performance plastic are now on the list… Materials

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Prism Plastics’ acquisition of Tech Molded Plastics called a ‘combination of equals’

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 | Permalink

June 30, 2016 Clare Goldsberry Injection Molding Prism Plastics (Chesterfield Township, MI), a high-precision plastic product company, has acquired Tech Molded Plastics Inc. (Meadville, PA), a full-service injection molding company specializing in tight-tolerance, precision molding and the manufacture of production injection molds. Prism is a… Business

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Global glut of polyethylene, polypropylene to challenge margins for producers

Friday, May 20th, 2016 | Permalink

May 20, 2016 Clare Goldsberry Materials Image courtesy Ohmega1982/ freedigitalphotos.net. A surge in new plastics chemical capacity coming from low-cost producers in North America, the Middle East and China is driving an oversupply in the global market for polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP). The glut will pressure margins for… Business

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Global glut of polyethylene, polypropylene to challenge margins for producers