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FKM SINTERTECHNIK
German company starts what it says is world's first 3D printing plant / Industrial-scale manufacturing
22.12.2014
Year in Review 2014
Exclusively in PIE: A review of the top news stories of 2014 – from a plastics perspective.
Part 1 General overview
11.12.2014
Part 2 Plastics production
12.12.2014
Part 3 Packaging
15.12.2014
Part 4 Regulations 16.12.2014
Latest news
DUPONT
Performance Chemicals to be named "The Chemours Company" following spinoff / Management announced
22.12.2014
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
Oxychem and Mexichem celebrate official construction start of Texas-based ethane cracker joint venture
22.12.2014
NEXAM / BASF
Termination of exclusivity pact for crosslinkers / Automotive project to be continued
22.12.2014
RIGID BULK PACKAGING
US market expected to see annual growth of 4% to 2018 / Rebounding chemicals and plastics output will boost demand / Freedonia report
22.12.2014
AMCOR
Chinese flexible packaging producer Zhongshan Tian Cai Packaging acquired / South Chinese footprint now also includes pharmaceutical packaging
22.12.2014
SOLVAY SPECIALTY POLYMERS
High performance PCT introduced for LED television applications / Improved processability combined with heat and light stability and whiteness retention
22.12.2014
ASSOCIATIONS
Europur board elects Bart J. ten Brink as new president
22.12.2014
RECYCLING
EC withdraws Circular Economy plans to increase recycling levels / Package to be replaced with more ambitious legislation
19.12.2014
LYONDELLBASELL
Bhavesh “Bob” Patel appointed new group CEO
19.12.2014
BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE
PC sheet plant starts up in Guangzhou
19.12.2014
BASF
50% stake in Ellba Eastern SM/PO joint venture sold to Shell / Moerdijk jv not part of transaction
19.12.2014
SIBUR
Tobolsk Polymer subsidiary starts up propylene plant / UOP technology / Backward integration
19.12.2014
DOW
Leygapack to market “PacXpert” technology across France, UK, Ireland and Belgium / Innovation award at “Emballage” fair
19.12.2014
TOTAL
Launching PP grades based on non-phthalate catalysts
19.12.2014
PLASTIC FANTASTIC
The 3D printer and the empresses' new clothes
19.12.2014
European Price Index November 2014
November prev. mon. (change)
Plastixx 2,089.0 2,180.4 ( -4.2% )
Plastixx ST 2,147.7 2,246.6 ( -4.4% )
Plastixx TT 1,426.6 1,433.9 ( -0.5% )
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