Canadian Plastics


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May 15, 2020  

Chemists create faster-degrading plastic to reduce marine litter and ghost fishing

May 14, 2020  

PURGING: Turning up the heat on super-engineering resins

May 13, 2020  

Using satellites to identify floating plastic waste

May 11, 2020  

New technique uses fluorescent dye to identify aging polymers

May 8, 2020  

Researchers create a new way to paint 3D-printed objects

May 8, 2020  

New recycling method could make polyurethane materials sustainable

May 7, 2020  

Uncolour your world with the right commercial purging compounds

May 6, 2020  

PTI manufactures, donates face shields to 15 Ohio healthcare facilities

May 6, 2020  

Israeli scientists develop polymer-based anti-COVID-19 surface coating

May 4, 2020  

Fully injection molded test swabs enter human trials for COVID-19

May 4, 2020  

Turning waste PET into battery components

April 29, 2020  

Ohio molder Pragmatic Manufacturing partners with Wittmann to make healthcare parts

April 29, 2020  

KraussMaffei produces facial visors for regional institutions in Hannover, Germany

April 22, 2020  

NatureWorks donates enough biopolymer to fashion 10 million N-95 masks

April 21, 2020  

Kautex produces 320-litre hydrogen liner in blow molding process

April 15, 2020  

CKF launches front line face shields in fight against COVID-19 spread

April 8, 2020  

3D-printed connectors help COVID-19 patients breathe while waiting for ventilators

April 3, 2020  

Eastman steps up material production for face shields

April 1, 2020  

Formlabs partners with U.S. hospitals to 3D-print COVID-19 test swabs

March 24, 2020  

LASER FOCUSED: Southern Ontario startup really wants to clean your molds and platens

March 18, 2020  

Toronto researchers turn waste cooking oil from McDonald’s into high-end 3D printing resin

March 18, 2020  

“Superworms” that eat polystyrene might help plastic pollution problem

March 16, 2020  

In the bag: Recycled plastic bottles are being reused for designer backpacks

March 13, 2020  

Clariant partners with Montreal firm to convert ocean-bound plastics into flame retardants

March 9, 2020  

Suit inspired by Batman could protect wearers from coronavirus

March 3, 2020  

Plastic additives make for more durable highways in India

March 2, 2020  

Researchers develop revolutionary reversible 4D printing process

February 24, 2020  

New polymer patch can mend a broken heart

February 17, 2020  

Toronto nurse creates mosaic from medical plastic waste

February 10, 2020  

Polymer-based, 3D-printed pericardial tissue project could save lives

February 5, 2020  

Molded Precision Components is pursuing perfection

January 26, 2020  

Unbottled potential: Nova Scotia beach house made from 620,000 recycled PET bottles