Synvina extends PEF pilot phase
Amsterdam-based Synvina CV is planning to extend the pilot phase of its FDCA (furandicarboxylic acid) production by 24 to 36 months in order to “optimise” future commercial-scale production, according to Avantium NV, one of the...
BPF welcomes waste plan, urges UK to recognise benefits of plastics
The UK plastics industry has voiced its support for prime minister Theresa May's long-term plastic waste plan, but has expressed its concerns about failing to acknowledge the benefit of the materials.
Continental confirms major overhaul is under consideration: Options are 'wide open'
German automotive and tier supplier Continental said on Tuesday it was in "early stages" of talks about a structural overhaul to become more nimble amid the car industry's transition to electric and self-driving vehicles, confirming media reports.
"Smart polymers" market to grow 15% – report
The "smart polymers” polymer market is set to grow at a CAGR rate of 14.7% through 2023, according to a recent market research report.
Engel Italia names new managing director
Engel Italia has introduced Matteo Terragni as its new managing director as of the beginning of 2018.