Keyword: Plastics & Polymers

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Whitepaper: Enzymatic Degradation of Plastic

16.11.2022 -

Plastic is everywhere: researchers have been able to detect it on Mount Everest as well as in the Mariana Trench. Particularly alarming was the recently published study...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Circular Economy for Polymers in Liquid Formulated Products

18.06.2020 - Circular Economy is driving new and tougher problems for the industry to solve faster than ever before. From dealing with waste, to developing sustainable alternatives to...

News

At least Nine Dead in Indian Styrenics Plant Leak

08.05.2020 - As many as 9 to 11 people are believed to have died and hundreds more were hospitalized after a leak of styrene gas from an LG Polymers plant near the Indian city of Visakhapatnam...

Markets & Companies

Marine Litter, Tighter Regulations, Progressive Digitalization

08.07.2019 - The world plastics production, according to the PlasticsEurope Market Research Group (PEMRG)/Conversio Market & Strategy, almost reached 350 million tons in 2017. China is the...

Markets & Companies

ChemSpec Europe 2018: Online Partnering Program Creates Smart Networking Opportunities

28.02.2018 - ChemSpec Europe 2018: The Fine and Specialty Chemicals exhibition, taking place 20 – 21 June 2018 at Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, is known for being a key marketplace for...

News

Kemira Invests in Oil Recovery Polymers

28.11.2017 - Finland’s Kemira will spend roughly €30 million to expand its capacity of polymers for Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (CEOR) at its site in Botlek, the Netherlands. The additional...

Sites & Services

Business Opportunities in the US

25.11.2017 - Integrated circuits, construction materials, medicine, home entertainment, and solar panels, automotive, aerospace, and sports equipment: The chemical industry is key for many B2B...

News

Ascend Plans Intermediates and Polymer Expansions

31.10.2017 - US producer Ascend Performance Materials is planning to raise capacity across its intermediates and polymers portfolio in response to growing customer demand. The Houston...