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US-headquartered compounder PolyOne opened its new Asia Innovation Center and Asia-Pacific headquarters in Shanghai on 23 June with a grand opening ceremony attended by local officials and customers. 26 June 2015
Rain poured down, day after day. Flights, domestic and international, were delayed and canceled. Guangzhou wasn’t exactly in top shape for world’s second largest plastics trade show in late May.
5 June 2015
Bayer has announced a new moniker for its MaterialScience business from September 2015, based on “a combination of words that reflect the identity of the new company”. Covestro is set to float on the stock market by mid-2016 and follows last year’s announcement that the MaterialScience business would become a separate company.
1 June 2015
The European Plastics Converters Association (EuPC) launched a strategic alliance for polymer supplies across the continent during its recent general assembly in Warsaw. The alliance was formed in response to a recent series of force majeure declarations by some of the leading European Union (EU) polymer suppliers. 27 May 2015
The UK’s role in Europe is under the spotlight as never before and the subject will be one of several topics discussed in conference sessions at next month’s PDM event, taking place in Telford, UK. 26 May 2015
An unnamed investor from Tatarstan in Russia is reported to be behind plans to establish a plastics enterprise in the Russian occupied Ukrainian territory of Crimea. 22 May 2015
The organisers of Fakuma, the German plastic trade show taking place in October, have changed the event’s opening hours and labelled the event an exhibitor sell-out. 22 May 2015
Polish manufacturer Padma Art is aiming to expand its production facility in the Suwalska special economic zone (SSSE), in the country’s eastern part. The firm is to invest PLN 63m (€15.7m), the SSSE said in a statement. 14 May 2015
DuPont has prevailed in a battle with an investor over the makeup of the company’s board of directors. 14 May 2015
No injuries have been reported from a fire that broke out 29 April at a compounding plant operated by Teknor Apex in Oldbury, England. 30 April 2015
The European Compounders and Masterbatchers Association (EuMBC) has joined the growing clamour over the number of recent force majeure cases in Europe since the turn of the year. 22 April 2015
In this Q&A feature Styrolution’s new CEO Kevin McQuade discusses the group’s Triple Shift strategy. "We have transformed our market approach by organising our sales organisation according to customer industries," states McQuade. 21 April 2015
Danish plastic toy maker Lego has launched a new production hall at its plant in Kladno, in the Czech Republic’s western part, the manufacturer said in a statement. 21 April 2015
The organiser of the Chinaplas trade show, which has witnessed the globalisation of the plastics industry over the past couple of decades, says the emphasis on capital investment and economies of scale is over.  15 April 2015
The European Plastics Converters Association (EuPC) and PlasticsEurope, together with the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), have announced that they have partnered to launch the first European Plastics Innovation Awards. 14 April 2015

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