Weekly News Digest April 25, 2022

Weekly Resin Report: Commodity resin pricing on upward trajectory

The Plastics Exchange Market Update: April 15,2022

LyondellBasell plans to exit refining business

Avient to acquire DSM’s protective materials business

Nexeo to open distribution facility in Costa Rica

Material prices increase sharply in Europe

Opinion: Get used to higher recycled plastic prices

Kraiburg offering recycled content TPE’s that are automotive approved

Opinion: My top three prizes for most irritating plastic packaging

This Week in History

April 25, 1961: Ravago Plastics is founded in Belgium.

April 27, 1896: Wallace Carothers who is credited with inventing nylon was born in Berlington Iowa.

April 29, 1937: Wallace Carothers committed suicide at the age of 41 by ingesting cyanide. He had sadly battled mental health issues for his entire life.

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