Canadian Plastics


Features

January 22, 2023  

Implantable polymer ‘sponge’ helps kill cancers

January 16, 2023  

Manunor wants to do more

January 6, 2023  

The U.S. plastics industry: a 2022 recap

December 28, 2022  

Top 10 stories from 2022

December 14, 2022  

Dutch researchers develop strong, durable bio-based plastics

December 6, 2022  

Waste pickers risk their lives to stop plastic pollution – now they could help shape global recycling policies

November 28, 2022  

Scientists discover material that can be made like a plastic but conducts like metal

November 21, 2022  

REDcycle’s collapse is more proof that plastic recycling is a broken system

November 10, 2022  

New Sony wireless headphones made with recycled plastic

November 4, 2022  

3D bioprinter on International Space Station prints human tissue

October 28, 2022  

Burnout and isolation: Why employees and managers can’t ignore the social and mental health impact of working from home

October 23, 2022  

Agricultural fiber composite brings sustainability, cost advantage to plastics

October 17, 2022  

New process could enable more efficient plastics recycling

October 12, 2022  

What do we do about PPE waste?

October 7, 2022  

‘Breakthrough’ process boosts plastics recycling by transforming PE into PP

September 30, 2022  

Getting charged up for EVs

September 28, 2022  

Canada needs to encourage more youths to pursue skilled trade jobs

September 20, 2022  

A new soft polymer material is capable of ‘thinking’

September 15, 2022  

With better standards, we could make plastics endlessly useful – and slash waste. Here’s how

September 12, 2022  

Borealis, Trexel develop new reusable and fully recyclable lightweight bottle

September 9, 2022  

Balcan innovates

September 5, 2022  

The PPE used throughout the COVID-19 pandemic is getting tangled up in wildlife

August 29, 2022  

New chemical recycling process allows recycling of medicine strips

August 24, 2022  

Contaminants of emerging concern, found in sunscreens and plastics, end up in the St. Lawrence River

August 18, 2022  

Before paying a ransom, hacked companies should consider their ethics and values

August 17, 2022  

Sponsored Content: Pounds of Plastic – A new thermoplastic in town

August 11, 2022  

All about actionable data

August 4, 2022  

McMaster inventors’ repellent plastic wrap sheds all viruses and bacteria

July 29, 2022  

Is the US in a recession? Well, that depends on whom you ask – and what measure they use

July 22, 2022  

Can electric vehicle batteries be recycled?

July 15, 2022  

Tiny fish-shaped robot ‘swims’ around picking up microplastics

July 12, 2022  

Letter to the Editor: Government policy and plastic waste