Braskem has launched a new polypropylene (PP) resin at K 2016 that it says is a “more efficient alternative” for the production of foam. more

Oct 23, 2016 10:40 AM K 2016

An Italian manufacturer has created a mannequin manufactured from polypropylene foam to create a recyclable, lightweight and more cost-effective product. more

Aug 25, 2016 2:44 PM Materials

The 8.7 litre SuperLift pail from RPC Superfos has been selected for a new range from Saint Gobain Construction Products. more

Jun 8, 2016 12:14 PM Industry News

Carmel Olefins Ltd (BAZAN Group) has announced the launch of a new polypropylene (PP) grade its says offers both excellent transparency and high impact performance to injection moulded applications. more

May 6, 2016 10:12 AM Materials

LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, has expanded its ‘Purell’ materials portfolio for the healthcare industry with the introduction of two new polypropylene (PP) grades. more

Mar 1, 2016 4:56 PM Materials

A head restraint manufactured from polypropylene has won the ‘Body Interior Category’ at the recent Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Innovation Awards. more

Jan 15, 2016 3:06 PM Materials

A new multilayer PP/EVOH/PP jar produced using ISBM (Injection Stretch Blow Moulding) technology is said to offer a new, greater level of transparency and gloss ideally suited for high barrier food applications. more

Oct 28, 2015 2:33 PM Materials

AP Metalising has announced plans to raise awareness of vacuum metalising, a decorative finish utilised by only a few plastic injection-moulders. more

May 22, 2015 12:00 AM Machinery

Total Petrochemicals says it has reached a new milestone in its innovation path for polypropylene (PP), and is now able to offer a complete range of polymers using non-phthalate catalysts. more

Jan 6, 2015 2:37 PM Materials

RPC Containers Oakham has designed a range of paint pots its says delivers necessary practicality, product protection and on-shelf presence for a new range of fence care products from leading retailer, Aldi. more

Jul 30, 2014 12:15 PM Industry News

AN UMBRELLA made only from polypropylene (PP) claims to be the ‘world’s first’ eco-sustainable umbrella. more

May 24, 2013 10:51 AM Environment

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