Polymers

Avient Collaborates with Oceanworks® to Expand Use of Recycled Ocean Plastics

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 9:30pm

Recycled ocean and ocean-bound plastics are those recovered from the ocean, waterways, and ocean-bound collection zones within 50 km of a coastline.

Key Points: 
  • Recycled ocean and ocean-bound plastics are those recovered from the ocean, waterways, and ocean-bound collection zones within 50 km of a coastline.
  • Building on the 2020 launch of reSound R recycled content thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) created with Oceanworks recycled plastics, Avient and Oceanworks are now collaborating on an expanded recycled ocean plastics portfolio.
  • "Oceanworks maintains the largest global marketplace for recycled ocean plastics and brings knowledge and capability that are invaluable to building this new portfolio."
  • Avient's solutions with Oceanworks' recycled ocean plastics content are available globally and can be utilized in a variety of TPE and engineered thermoplastic formulations.

PSS Industrial Group Announces Entry Into PVF Market

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

HOUSTON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PSS Industrial Group, a leading service provider and value-added distributor supplying a diverse base of customers in the energy and industrial industries, today announced its entry into the pipe, valve and fittings ("PVF") market to expand the extensive product lines currently offered through its distribution network.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PSS Industrial Group, a leading service provider and value-added distributor supplying a diverse base of customers in the energy and industrial industries, today announced its entry into the pipe, valve and fittings ("PVF") market to expand the extensive product lines currently offered through its distribution network.
  • Adding PVF products to its network allows PSS Industrial Group to continue supporting its existing midstream customer base, while also enabling the company to further diversify into other markets such as downstream and industrial, gas utility and distribution, and drilling and exploration customers.
  • PSS Industrial Group's entrance in the PVF market arises through a combination of internal resources and procurement of the assets of an existing PVF business.
  • Robert Workman, CEO of PSS Industrial Group added, "I am very happy to welcome Colby with his extensive background in the PVF industry and the other new members of the PVF division into the PSSI family.

Global Sulfone Polymers Market Report 2021 - Lightweighting, Design Flexibility and Autoclavability Drives Adoption of Fulfone Ploymers in Medical Applications - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 4:05pm

The "Sulfone Polymers - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Sulfone Polymers - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This segment currently accounts for a 30.6% share of the global Sulfone Polymers market.
  • In the global Polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 4.7% CAGR estimated for this segment.
  • The 293-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021.

A&R Logistics Chosen as 3PL Provider by Epsilyte

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 1:00pm

HOUSTON, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A&R Logistics , North America's leading supply chain services company to the chemical industry, announced today that it was chosen by Epsilyte as its third-party logistics ("3PL") provider to manage much of its complex global supply chain.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A&R Logistics , North America's leading supply chain services company to the chemical industry, announced today that it was chosen by Epsilyte as its third-party logistics ("3PL") provider to manage much of its complex global supply chain.
  • Epsilyte is one of the largest manufacturers in the U.S. of expandable polystyrene, which is commonly used in packaging, insulating panels and geofoam products.
  • A&R's supply chain platform is uniquely positioned to provide a complete line of service offerings for the chemical industry.
  • A&R Logistics Holdings, Inc. is a leading supply chain services company providing dry and liquid bulk transportation services, warehousing & packaging, distribution, export, in-plant, and third-party logistics solutions to numerous multinational companies within the chemical industry.

Scotch & Soda and Plastic Whale Launch Plastic Fishing Boat Made From Recycled Bottles From the Amsterdam Canals

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 2:20pm

Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.

Key Points: 
  • Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.
  • Plastic Whale makes it its mission to collect plastic from the water during plastic fishing trips together with companies, schools and individuals.
  • In 2019, they collected around 50,000 plastic bottles from the three main canals of Amsterdam: Herengracht, Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht.
  • Plastic Whale owns a fleet of boats made from the PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles that they've collected from the canals.

Scotch & Soda and Plastic Whale Launch Plastic Fishing Boat Made From Recycled Bottles From the Amsterdam Canals

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 2:13pm

Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.

Key Points: 
  • Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.
  • Plastic Whale makes it its mission to collect plastic from the water during plastic fishing trips together with companies, schools and individuals.
  • In 2019, they collected around 50,000 plastic bottles from the three main canals of Amsterdam: Herengracht, Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht.
  • Plastic Whale owns a fleet of boats made from the PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles that they've collected from the canals.

Scotch & Soda and Plastic Whale Launch Plastic Fishing Boat Made From Recycled Bottles From The Amsterdam Canals

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 12:52pm

Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.

Key Points: 
  • Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.
  • Plastic Whale makes it its mission to collect plastic from the water during plastic fishing trips together with companies, schools and individuals.
  • In 2019, they collected around 50,000 plastic bottles from the three main canals of Amsterdam: Herengracht, Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht.
  • Plastic Whale owns a fleet of boats made from the PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles that they've collected from the canals.

Scotch & Soda and Plastic Whale Launch Plastic Fishing Boat Made From Recycled Bottles From The Amsterdam Canals

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 12:50pm

Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.

Key Points: 
  • Made from recycled plastic waste collected from the city's main canals, the boat is named 'The Free Spirit of Amsterdam'.
  • Plastic Whale makes it its mission to collect plastic from the water during plastic fishing trips together with companies, schools and individuals.
  • In 2019, they collected around 50,000 plastic bottles from the three main canals of Amsterdam: Herengracht, Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht.
  • Plastic Whale owns a fleet of boats made from the PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles that they've collected from the canals.

Technip Energies collaborate with Agilyx to accelerate and scale-up the implementation of its polystyrene recycling technology

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 8:08am

This collaboration aims to accelerate the implementation of Agilyx's technology for the advanced recycling of post-use polystyrene.

Key Points: 
  • This collaboration aims to accelerate the implementation of Agilyx's technology for the advanced recycling of post-use polystyrene.
  • Under this agreement, Technip Energies will market and license the integrated technologies of Agilyx depolymerization and Technip Energies purification technology, leveraging the expertise, resources, and global presence of respective companies.
  • Both companies bring strong, specialized experience to this offering: Agilyx contributes its deep experience in chemical recycling of post-use plastics, while Technip Energies has extensive experience in scaling-up technology which will increase the plastic recovery.
  • Tim Stedman, CEO of Agilyx, said: "We're excited to be working with Technip Energies.

Technip Energies collaborate with Agilyx to accelerate and scale-up the implementation of its polystyrene recycling technology

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 8:07am

This collaboration aims to accelerate the implementation of Agilyx's technology for the advanced recycling of post-use polystyrene.

Key Points: 
  • This collaboration aims to accelerate the implementation of Agilyx's technology for the advanced recycling of post-use polystyrene.
  • Under this agreement, Technip Energies will market and license the integrated technologies of Agilyx depolymerization and Technip Energies purification technology, leveraging the expertise, resources, and global presence of respective companies.
  • Both companies bring strong, specialized experience to this offering: Agilyx contributes its deep experience in chemical recycling of post-use plastics, while Technip Energies has extensive experience in scaling-up technology which will increase the plastic recovery.
  • Tim Stedman, CEO of Agilyx, said: "We're excited to be working with Technip Energies.