Article - 4 Sep 2001
Suitable for food packaging applications and is recyclable. Used extensively for soft drink bottles and the like.
News - 26 Sep 2003
Pactiv Corp have agreed to purchase the plastic packaging assets of Rock-Tenn for $60 million. The sale is scheduled to be completed during October 2003, pending regulatory approvals.
Article - 14 Feb 2017
A polymer is a chemical compound that contains a large number of identical molecular repeating units.
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
News - 30 Oct 2003
Pactiv have completed their $60 million acquisition of the packaging assets of Rock-Tenn Company.
The purchase involves assets related to the manufacture of amorphous polyethylene terephthalate and...
Article - 18 May 2020
Microbial degradation of plastic waste is a cost-effective, eco-friendly approach for tackling plastic pollution. Professor John McGeehan, University of Portsmouth, and his colleagues accidentally...
Article - 22 Mar 2018
Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) is a useful technique to address each of the requirements above, as this tool technique possesses various powerful techniques to study the thermal properties of...
News - 9 Sep 2008
With its proven, sustainable Valox iQ and Xenoy iQ* resin technology, SABIC Innovative Plastics is sparking new ideas to help electronics manufacturers become more environmentally compliant.
Article - 14 Feb 2001
Engineering thermoplastics are generally amorphous or semi-crystalline. The differences between these two types of materials are explained.
News - 4 Oct 2012
As the leader of innovative specialty copolyesters, particularly extrusion blow molding (EBM) resins, Eastman Chemical Company announces the addition of Aspira™ One polymer to its portfolio of...