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September 2, 2020  

Researchers develop highly fluorescent polymers with extreme brightness

August 31, 2020  

New composite-based, 3D-printed artery can monitor blockages from the inside

August 26, 2020  

New way to process transparent sulfur-containing polymer film for optical devices

August 24, 2020  

New technology turns waste PET into nanomaterial for rechargeable batteries

August 21, 2020  

Length definitely matters in a new PU-based wind turbine blade

August 17, 2020  

Polymer helps researchers transform red bricks into batteries

August 12, 2020  

Study shows PET bottles can benefit from clean recyclates

August 7, 2020  

Scoring with a new touchless golf ball retrieval system

August 5, 2020  

High-performance fibre from Teijin is headed to Mars, again

August 4, 2020  

To buy or not to buy a 3D printer?

July 29, 2020  

Mastercard launches new sustainable cards made from biodegradable, ocean-bound and recyclable plastics

July 27, 2020  

MIT chemists make tough plastics recyclable

July 22, 2020  

Strong, lightweight composite material for metal replacement

July 20, 2020  

Flexible, strong hydrogel could replace conventional knee implants

July 14, 2020  

Plastixx FFS puts the last puzzle piece in place

July 11, 2020  

New York molder adds large-tonnage capability with new Haitian press

July 8, 2020  

New thermoplastic material could enable tougher, more versatile bone implants

July 6, 2020  

Hair today, flexible displays for smart devices tomorrow

July 2, 2020  

SC Johnson rolls out new cleaning bottles made from 100% recycled ocean plastic

June 26, 2020  

Researchers develop process to recycle thermoset plastics

June 24, 2020  

New stretchable, conductive composite material for wearable applications

June 19, 2020  

Researchers develop solvent-free technique for plastic production that could reduce manufacturing costs

June 18, 2020  

New payment card made with up to 98% upcycled plastic

June 17, 2020  

New asphalt formulation uses recycled PE film

June 15, 2020  

Polymer composite could serve as lighter, non-toxic radiation shielding

June 10, 2020  

New thermoset polymer-based camshaft module lightens automotive engine weight

June 8, 2020  

Researchers use synthetic polymer for custom-made bone implants

June 2, 2020  

Extraordinary times, extraordinary dryers

June 1, 2020  

Ontario researchers create tough, flexible sensor for wearable tech

May 27, 2020  

Will COVID-19 create a boom in factory automation?

May 25, 2020  

Chemical recycling makes useful product from waste bioplastic

May 20, 2020  

MIT engineers use conducting polymers to 3D-print soft and flexible brain implants