Tag Archives: polyethylene

SABIC, Exxon Mobil Plan Major US Complex

SABIC and Exxon Mobil, who have been partners for 36 years at the Al-Jubail plastics-producing site in Saudi Arabia, are planning to build and jointly own a major [..]

North America, Packaging, Polyethylene ,

Radiation-Resistant Plastics May Replace Aluminum In Flight To Mars

An English company called Cella Energy has been awarded a U.S. patent for a spaceship material made of hydrogen encapsulated in plastic such as polyethylene. The technology continues [..]

Aircraft, Polyamides

Dow: China Up 10%, PE Markets look Firm

Strong demand in packaging, transportation and construction are propelling growth for plastics and other performance materials at Dow, contributing to strong profitably, which is also getting a push [..]

Africa/MidEast, Asia, Automotive, HDPE, North America, Packaging, polypropylene , , , ,

VC Dough Still Chases Bio Projects. What Do They Know?

The bio-based materials and chemicals industry is poised to attract nearly $1 billion in investment this year, according to Lux Research. The projected $974 million investment is a [..]

Bioplastics, Blow molding, HDPE, North America, Packaging , , ,

Foster Expands API, Implant Polymer Manufacturing Footprint

Foster Corp., a medical polymer compounder that dared to go where chemical giants like DuPont wouldn’t, is building a new plant to support increased demand for manufacturing drug [..]

Bioresorbables, HDPE, Medical, North America, PEEK , , , , , ,