BRUSSELS, Feb. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -With the publication last December of an "Arrêté", France is defining the conditions for objects and chemicals that were classified as “wastes” to become “products” again. Only certain waste objects and chemicals are covered by this new text: printer cartridges, paper / plastic / wood / metal / glass packaging, end-of-life tires, waste electrical and electronic equipment, waste textile / clothing, and furniture items, amongst other specific wastes suitable for reuse.Read more
STAMFORD, CT, Feb. 12, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Tronox Limited (“Tronox” or the “Company”), a global mining and inorganic chemicals company, today confirmed that it and the staff of the Federal Trade Commission have filed a joint motion with the FTC Commissioners requesting a delay of the remaining appeals deadlines.Read more
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, Feb. 13, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical will showcase its portfolio of inks for functional and industrial printing at ESMA’s Advanced Functional & Industrial Printing Conference (AFIP) 2019 on the 27th and 28th March 2019 at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia in Düsseldorf, Germany.
At the conference and table top exhibition, Sun Chemical will present its comprehensive range of inks and coatings for both screen and digital printing for the functional, industrial and high-tech markets.
Product highlights will include:Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , Feb. 13, 2019 (Press Release) -Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) has more than doubled capacity for emulsion-based organic peroxides at its site in Los Reyes, Mexico to meet increased customer demand in the North American polyvinyl chloride (PVC) market.Read more
PARSIPPANY, NJ, Feb. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical has entered into a partnership with HAVI, a global company that innovates, optimizes, sources and manages the packaging and supply chains of leading foodservice brands, to bring its SunVisto AquaGreen bio-renewable, natural based inks to market.
Sun Chemical’s bio-renewable inks have been certified and specified by HAVI to be a recommended natural based ink solution, ensuring that foodservice brands and manufacturers receive truly renewable packaging ink.Read more
MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Biotechnology company Circa Group has announced that its FC5 commercial demonstration plant is now online, paving the way to a regular supply of Circa’s bio-based solvent Cyrene.
A joint venture between Circa and Norwegian pulp and paper company Norske Skog, the FC5 plant is located in Tasmania, Australia. Now successfully commissioned and operated end-to-end, FC5 is starting to produce a steady stream of 99% pure Cyrene, a non-toxic solvent made from certified and renewable cellulose waste.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -The Walki Group is one of the pioneers in turning recycled mixed plastic waste into certified circular polymers for the packaging industry. The first products with circular polymers will be delivered to customers this year.Read more