European grant assists in development of natural fiber-ABS composite

By PlasticsToday Staff
Published: November 4th, 2015

Elix Polymers has introduced a new generation of natural fiber-reinforced acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) resin. Elix ECO ABS-NF thermoplastic is said to be highly suited for injection molding applications and specific extrusion processes, delivering a high aesthetical value to the final ABS-NF molded parts. Market applications include automotive and furniture markets.

Trex Co. challenges schools nationwide to turn trash into treasure

By Clare Goldsberry
Published: October 2nd, 2015

Trex Co. (Winchester, VA) is trying to get the word out to schools across the country that it's "easy being green." On November 15, in conjunction with America Recycles Day, Trex, a leading manufacturer of high-performance, low-maintenance outdoor decking and railing products, will kick off its annual Trex Plastic Film Recycling Challenge. The program is designed to encourage elementary, middle and high schools to collect plastic bags and other types of polyethylene for the chance to win Trex products for their schools.

Novolex purchases Wisconsin Film & Bag

By PlasticsToday Staff
Published: October 1st, 2015

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