Ineos joins in PS recycling project
A trio of companies is joining forces in a project they say will close the loop on polystyrene recycling, and a representative for one of the partners believes the approach will fundamentally change how PS is viewed in the recycling market.
Boom times for the Italian plastic&rubber machinery sector
Italian imports of plastics and rubber processing machinery racked up a 23% year-on-year increase in the first half of 2018, a stark contrast to the lacklustre performance on the exports front.
Clariant, SABIC unveil plans to form high-performance materials joint venture
Swiss materials supplier Clariant AG and Saudi chemicals company SABIC are to merge parts of their businesses in a bid to create a leading supplier of high-performance materials.
MEPs propose ways to boost plastics recycling
European members of Parliament (MEPs) have called for boosting plastics recycling in the region, saying biodegradable and compostable plastics were not enough to prevent plastic pollution.
VDMA notes 'significant' decline in machinery exports to Turkey
German machinery deliveries to Turkey fell by nearly 5% in the first five months of the year, compared to the same period last year.