Category Archives: Filler

Chinese Invention Replaces Molded Plastic With Stone

Molded composites made primarily from crushed stone have substantial potential to replace plastic according to a Chinese invention that was awarded a US Patent last year. In the [..]

Asia, Automotive, Composites, Construction, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Filler, Green, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Other

Sugar Beets Emerge as Plastic Packaging Component

Polylactic acid (PLA) beefed up with sugar beet pulp may become a commercial molding material. Berry Plastics Corp. (Evansville, IN) has teamed up with the Agricultural Research Service [..]

Bioplastics, Filler, Green, Injection Molding, North America, Packaging ,