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Final thought from The Plastics Exchange CEO Michael Greenberg

Final thought from The Plastics Exchange CEO Michael Greenberg: The heightened spot trading activity seen at the end of March continued right through the first week of April. Spot prices for both polyethylene and polypropylene have been slipping the past … Continue reading

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Sources told Plastics News that planned turnarounds at some propylene production facilities could tighten that market in April, potentially reducing the chance of another price drop. These recent decreases have e even as North American polypropylene sales have improved in … Continue reading

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Liquid thermoplastic processes like thermoset

Finally, Huntsman will feature tri-functional, TGHPM-type epoxy resin called Tactix 742, which reportedly provides higher glass transition temperature resistance than any other epoxy resin with which it’s fully patible. It can also be processed into prepreg formulations for high-temperature applications. … Continue reading

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Sugarcane jerry can secures sweet award

Repsol, which is Chevron Phillips’ first licensee in this area, will implement the technology in its existing integrated site in Tarragona, Spain, which already uses the latter’s MarTECH SL Loop Slurry Technology.”We are pleased to continue our longstanding relationship with … Continue reading

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For this reason it is primarily used inside rotor blades

  “Production is expected to dramatically ramp up in 2014 versus 2013,” said Stewart, “and production will jump faster than others because of the experience from other shale plays.”Our best interest is in the orderly development of this resource. I’m … Continue reading

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The ADVALITE VINYL HYBRIDS provided optimal performance

  The MTM23 had been adapted and mechanically characterized for high volume press mould processing, with good mechanical performance, controlled flow, excellent handling and self-release capability. Cytec and Reichhold worked collaboratively through the prototype and production implementation phases of the … Continue reading

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After an hour-long high-speed chase before dawn

Still, producers built 45 million lbs of collective inventory, beginning March with 1.49 billion lbs on hand – just a few million lbs below the 2013 average.Final thought from The Plastics Exchange CEO Michael Greenberg:Spot resin trading increased this past … Continue reading

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