A distributor of material extender products has worked with VB and Huber to help combat the current titanium dioxide shortage. more

Jun 22, 2017 10:40 AM Materials

For the third consecutive quarter, North American shipments of plastics machinery have declined in the first quarter, year on year. more

Jun 21, 2017 2:26 PM Materials

SABIC has declared force majeure in North Americal for the production of polycarbonate, exacerbating an already tense supply situation. more

Jun 21, 2017 11:33 AM Materials



Despite stricter car material standards coming into force in Japan this month, Teijin has introduced its polycarbonate resin to an electric sports car for the first time. more

Jun 19, 2017 10:04 AM Materials

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Degaroute, a road surface spray from Evonik, has been laid on bike paths at Istanbul Technical University to help students cross the sprawling campus car free. more

Jun 16, 2017 3:08 PM Materials

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Asset pipes

Clayey soil presented a problem for maintaining level pipework at a build by West Norfolk council and Lovells builders, solved by Weholite HDPE. more

Jun 16, 2017 1:56 PM Materials

An innovative new, multi-layer film with integral sealing capabilities that enables current polythene-lined packaging trays to be more easily recycled has been developed by UK-based Coveris. more

Jun 14, 2017 12:12 PM Materials

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