Polyethylene producers doubled up fourth quarter relief to now $0.06/lb. But before you go out and splurge on this holiday bonus, know that they have nominated a $0.06/lb price increase effective with January contracts.
Researchers at Vienna’s technical university have developed a patented process to produce polyphenylene vinylene (PPV) polymers with sulfur instead of oxygen side groups. The production method reportedly is inexpensive and easily reproducible.
Chroma Color (Salisbury, NC) has partnered with nearby Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, which recently received a $200,000 grant to support its new Multicraft Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship program.