Single-use has become a dirty hyphenate in many aspects of life, but not in the medical space, where non-reusable plastic devices have improved patient safety. In light of COVID-19, is society ready to reconsider the health benefits of single-use...
Examples of the companies, technologies and people that aim to get the most value out of plastics packaging in a circular economy from Twitter.
rPET honeycomb sandwich panel outperforms PP honeycombs in terms of temperature and strength performance.
The agreement enables Toyo Styrene to deploy the Agilyx technology near Toyo Styrene’s facility in the Chiba Prefecture of Japan, where it will focus on recycling post-use polystyrene back to styrene monomer.
Modest growth is forecast for the release liner market across an increasingly broad application base.
When mechanical recycling is unable to treat the polymer waste (or cannot do so in an economically viable manner), chemical recycling provides a unique opportunity to convert difficult-to-recycle waste streams into high-quality secondary raw...
Is a package truly compostable if no composting facilities are willing to take it and there is no specific program to collect it? Or is it simply an example of "greenwashing?"
Key market trends through 2024 include continued down-gauging by film producers, which will drive demand for multi-layer films, according to Freedonia Group analysts.
Earth Day celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, and we expect to hear a lot of anti-plastics messaging leading up to April 22. As an antidote, this is the first article in a series that highlights how the plastics industry also is...
Bloem's three-year development culminates in the Ocean Series planters made with 25% marine waste and 75% curbside waste that launch exclusively at Lowe's.