Latest plastics Stories

2014-03-31 16:21:45

ALBANY, New York, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "1, 3-Propanediol (PDO) Market For Polytrimethylene Terephthalate (PTT), Polyurethane, Personal Care & Detergents and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global 1, 3-Propanediol market was valued at USD 235.9 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 683.2 million by 2019,...

2014-03-31 08:23:14

Teleconference to be held on Monday, April 14, 2014 at 9:00 A.M. EDT BEIJING, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: FFHL) ("Fuwei Films" or the "Company"), a manufacturer and distributor of high-quality BOPET plastic films in China, today announced that the Company will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2013 on Friday, April 11, 2014 after the close of the market. The Company will host a teleconference on Monday,...

2014-03-29 12:20:04

DALLAS, March 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Super Absorbent Polymers Market by Type (Sodium Polyacrylate, Polyacrylate/Polyacrylamide Copolymer, & Others) & by Application (Baby Diapers, Adult Diapers, Women Sanitary Napkins, Agriculture, & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the global Super Absorbent Polymers Market with an analysis and forecast for types, and applications by volume as well as value. Browse more...

2014-03-28 23:22:54

Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer market report categorizes the global market on the basis of applications and geography; forecasting volumes and revenues. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/epdm-rubber-market-483.html) (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 The report “Global EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer) Market by Application & Geography Trends & Forecasts To 2017” defines and segments the global EPDM market with analysis and forecasting of the global volume and...

2014-03-28 16:21:17

BEIJING, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: FFHL, "Fuwei Films" or the "Company") announced today that it has learned that Shandong SNTON Optical Materials Technology Co., Ltd. (the "Bidder") was the successful bidder in the fifth public auction of 6,912,503 shares (or 52.9%) of its outstanding ordinary shares held on March 25, 2014. The winning bid was RMB101,800,000 (approximately US$16,572,787) or approximately US$2.40 per ordinary share. The...

2014-03-28 08:21:59

DUBLIN, Mar. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mspdhs/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) Industry" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) 'Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) Industry' is a professional and in-depth research report on the...

2014-03-27 12:23:08

INDIANAPOLIS, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vertellus Specialty Materials, a division of Vertellus Specialties and a leading supplier to the coatings and sealants industry, will introduce two new Polycin(®) polyols at the American Coatings Show in Atlanta, Georgia, April 8 - 10. The products, Polycin(®) XP - 100 LV and Polycin(®) XP - 200 LV, have excellent utility in industrial coatings applications and allow coatings formulators the ability to increase solids and lower VOCs...

2014-03-26 23:22:53

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Global Mining and Construction Machinery Market to 2018 - Market Size, Growth, and Forecasts in Nearly 60 Countries" to its huge collection of research reports. Browse full report - http://www.researchmoz.us/global-mining-and-construction-machinery-market-to-2018-market-size-growth-and-forecasts-in-nearly-60-countries-report.html Albany, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Global Mining and Construction Machinery Market to 2018 - Market...

2014-03-26 23:03:46

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds latest report on “Global and China Biodegradable Plastics Industry Report, 2013-2016” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Global biodegradable plastic production and demand have grown rapidly in recent years, and the capacity reached 1-1.5 million t/a in 2012-2013. Among dozens of biodegradable plastic varieties developed so far, only plastarch material (PSM), polylactic acid (PLA), poly(butylene succinate) (PBS) have realized mass...

2014-03-26 16:22:54

DUBLIN, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dzcm4h/polymethyl ) has announced the addition of the "Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dzcm4h/polymethyl ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) is a...

Latest plastics Reference Libraries

2010-10-11 19:45:07

Nylon, a synthetic polymer, was first produced by Wallace Carothers in 1935. It is one of the most commonly used polymers. The thermoplastic, silky material was first used in a nylon-bristled toothbrush, then women's stockings. Nylon was made of repeating units linked by amide bonds and is frequently referred to as ppolyamide (PA). There are two common methods of making nylon for fiber applications. It was the first commercially successful synthetic polymer. It was originally intended...

2010-10-07 15:41:25

Cellophane, made of regenerated cellulose, is a thin, transparent sheet with low permeability to air, oils, greases, and bacteria. In many countries it is a registered trademark of Innovia Films Ltd. Cellulose from most sources is dissolved in alkali and carbon disulfide to make a solution called viscose that is then extruded through a slit into a bath of dilute sulfuric acid and sodium sulfate which reconverts the viscose into cellulose. It is then passed through more baths to prevent it...

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