Hydraulic fracturing – or fracking, as it is commonly known – should not proceed in Nova Scotia until a broader public discussion is held and more research is completed, the head of an expert panel reviewing the industry's potential...
Jul 28, 2014 12:26PM
A number of raw material suppliers will offer customer service centres at the upcoming NPE2015 trade show in Orlando, Fla.
Jul 28, 2014 12:14PM
How much plastic debris is floating in the world’s oceans? Maybe a lot less than was anticipated.
Jul 26, 2014 11:43AM
Canadian bioplastics maker Solegear Bioplastics Inc. has received $1.6 million in federal government funding.
Jul 25, 2014 11:08AM
Auxiliary equipment supplier The Conair Group has appointed some well-known industry figures to its sales management team.
Jul 23, 2014 12:29PM
Chemical company E.I. DuPont has reported mixed second quarter 2014 results, with profit improving compared to the year-ago quarter but revenue dipping slightly.
Jul 23, 2014 7:07AM
The global market for plastic containers is expected to rise to 46.2 million tonnes in 2021, according to a new study from German research company Ceresana.
Jul 22, 2014 12:52PM
3D printing and additive manufacturing machines maker Stratasys Ltd. has create a 14-foot tall giant creature which will be showcased at the Comic-Con International 2014 conference in San Diego, Calif.
Jul 22, 2014 11:40AM
Resin manufacturer Royal DSM is investing in a new plant to make high viscosity Akulon polyamide 6 grades for film and other extrusion applications in North America.
Jul 21, 2014 1:26PM
Composite technology provider Continental Structural Plastics Inc. (CSP) is buying five North American plants from Canadian auto parts maker Magna International Inc.
Jul 21, 2014 12:06PM