Emotions are rising in plastic waste debate
Environmental issues were on the agenda at the annual meeting of polymer producer organisation PlasticsEurope Deutschland, in this feature for Plastics News Europe David Vink explores these issues.
DuPont's largest compounding plant opens in China
DuPont Performance Materials inaugurated its largest compounding plant on 19 July.
Longer supply puts brake on planned price hikes
In June, European standard thermoplastic prices continued to rise due to further increases in feedstock costs. Most polymer producers initially targeted a price increase that at least matched the cost rise, while others sought to widen their...
Plastics Recycling Show Europe Moves to Amsterdam for 2017
Crain Communications, the publishers of PNE and organisers of the Plastics Recycling Show Europe exhibition and conference, have announced that the event will move to the new venue of the RAI Amsterdam in The Netherlands and be held on the 29-30...
Wittmann Group announces new agency in Morocco
Vienna-headquartered machinery company the Wittmann Group has announced that from the end of June it has been represented in Morocco by Tangier, Morocco-based Smartindus.