Category Archives: PVC

IKEA Makes Major Commitment to Bioplastics

IKEA will only use plastics made from renewable or recycled sources by the year 2020. Per Stoltz, sustainability developer at IKEA, says the company will favor plastics made [..]

Construction, Consumer Goods, Design, Europe, Filler, Green, HDPE, Injection Molding, PLA, PVC, Wood-plastic composite ,

Mack Tweaks Tool, Process To Mold Recycled PVC Flooring

An interesting project at Mack Molding shows the challenges of using waste materials in sophisticated manufacturing processes. Mack, based in the environmentally conscious state of Vermont, is working [..]

Construction, Design, Green, Injection Molding, North America, PVC , ,

High-Flow Vinyl Targets Large Molded Appliance Panels

Polyvinyl chloride gets a lot of bad press, but it remains the third most produced resin in the United States. According to data from the American Chemistry Council, [..]

Consumer Goods, Injection Molding, North America, PVC