Canadian Plastics

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Economy


August 17, 2009 News

U.S. demand for foamed plastics to reach 8.4 million lbs by 2013: report

by Canadian Plastics

Demand for foamed plastics in the U.S. is forecast to grow 2.7 per cent annually through 2013 to 8.4 billion p…

August 17, 2009 News

People Progress… (August 17, 2009)

by Canadian Plastics

Calgary, Alta.-based Nova Chemicals announced that Larry A. MacDonald, its senior vice president and chief fin…

August 5, 2009 News

PolyOne named as DuPont distributor for N. America

by Canadian Plastics

PolyOne Distribution, a subsidiary of polymer supplier PolyOne Corporation, has been named the primary distrib…

August 5, 2009 News

People Progress… (August 05, 2009)

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Color and specialty additive masterbatch producer Optima Colour, of Cambridge, Ont., has appointed Claude Fa…

August 3, 2009 News

Dow puts new Styron business up for sale

by Canadian Plastics

The Dow Chemical Company is looking to sell off a newly formed unit that includes its styrenics and polycarbon…

August 3, 2009 News

Report forecasts steady growth for flame retardants

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The global market for flame-retardant chemicals was worth US$4.1billion in 2008, according to a technical rese…

July 27, 2009 News

FEPAC begins government lobbying (July 27, 2009)

by Canadian Plastics

The Federation of Plastics and Alliances Composites (FEPAC), the Montreal-based association of plastics proces…

July 27, 2009 News

Fraud claims can proceed over Basell’s acquisition of Lyondell

by Canadian Plastics

A New York state bankruptcy judge will allow fraud claims to be brought against the privately held parent of L…