Weekly News Digest 2/24/2020


Printing Press 1

Weekly Resin Report: Solid trading week lays foundation for rising prices

The Plastics Exchange Market Update 2/14/2020

Prices for PP, PE, PS and PVC trending flat to higher

Kraiburg launches new TPEs that incorporate glass bubbles to reduce density

Recycling consultant group projects increasing demand for recycled PET

Plastics industry pushes back on plastic plant moratorium



Weekly News Digest 2/17/2020


Weekly Resin Report: Tightening supply sends prices higher

The Plastics Exchange Market Update 2/7/2020

Ascend to acquire Italian compounding firm

Texas probes pellet pollution at Dow

SABIC launches new PC copolymer grades for medical market

Ampacet acquires Liad Weighing and Control Systems

World may not reach 50% recycling rate by 2030 but “plastiphobia” is not the answer


Weekly News Digest 2-3-2020

KRLD News Room

Weekly Resin Report: Persistent demand for LDPE and LLDPE send prices up

The Plastics Exchange Market Update 1/24/2020

PVC prices up and PP prices down in January

BASF has completed purchase of Solvay’s nylon business

Teijin to establish European automotive center

BASF develops new PBT for co-extrusion with PVC for window profiles

Chroma Color Corp acquires Plastics Color Corp

Ametek closing Ohio compounding plant

The truth about compostable plastics