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ExxonMobil joins Agilyx feedstock partnership via @plasticsnews #exxonmobil #agilyx
ExxonMobil joins Agilyx feedstock partnership
ExxonMobil Chemical Co. is taking a 25 percent equity stake in a data and feedstock management subsidiary of chemical recycling firm Agilyx Corp.
Cold snap, tight supplies send commodity resin prices up in February via @plasticsnews
Cold snap, tight supplies send commodity resin prices up in February
Regional prices for most commodity resins are up since Feb. 1. The amount of the polypropylene increase hasn't been settled, but expect a major price ...
Virginia lawmakers reach 'great polystyrene compromise,' pass EPS ban, chemical recycling law via @plasticsnews
Virginia lawmakers reach 'great polystyrene compromise,' pass EPS ban, chemical recycling law
Virginia's Legislature has struck a deal between environmental and business interests, banning expanded polystryene takeout packaging but adopting a n...
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.@TOPAS says US Association of Plastics Recyclers (APR) has recognised high gloss HDPE bottles with cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) outer layers of up to 20% as recyclable in the HDPE stream. Follows European approval for recycling with PE and PP streams
.@OneCarlyle has sold its share in Portuguese rigid plastics packaging firm Logoplaste to Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan. Filipe de Botton and Alexandre Relvas retain 40% stake. Ontario Teachers recently invested in packaging distributor TricorBraun
.@AvientCorp says its new Versaflex CE3130 series TPEs are formulated to eliminate blooming in overmoulded PC and PC/ABS electronics applications. Manufactured in Asia, the grades are available globally https://t.co/que1Ybr7BN
Tiger Coatings worked with BUFA Composite Systems to develop a powder coating process and materials for #GRP parts. Uses BUFA's electrically conductive #gelcoat technology, which is based on single wall carbon nanotubes supplied by OCSiAl #CNT #nanotube