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The Plastics Group has been custom-compounding Polifil® polypropylene-based reinforced resins for over 40 years. While also a broker and distributor, we are primarily an asset-based manufacturer, capable of custom-compounding resins to the physical, mechanical, and thermal specifications your application requires.

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TRUE VALUE COMPANY ACQUIRES YENKIN-MAJESTIC CONSUMER PAINT BUSINESS

True Value Company | March 15, 2022

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True Value Company, one of the world's largest hardlines wholesalers, and The Yenkin-Majestic Paint Corporation, an Ohio-based manufacturer of coatings and coatings resins, announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which True Value Company will acquire Yenkin-Majestic's consumer paint business, producing architectural coatings for home, agricultural, and specialty applications under the Majic brand name. "The acquisition o...

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CJ BIOMATERIALS PARTNERS WITH SOUTH KOREAN INDUSTRY-UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL TO PROMOTE ECO-FRIENDLY MATERIAL AND ACCELERATE ADOPTION

CJ BIO | December 08, 2022

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CJ Biomaterials, a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang and leading producer of polyhydroxyalkanoate announced that it has partnered with the South Korea Ministry of Science and ICT and the Korea Innovation Foundation to actively promote the eco-friendly materials industry, including PHA technology. CJ Biomaterials' PHA product, known as PHACT™, is a 100% bio-based polyester produced by fermentation. It is an eco-friendly material that will help address the challenge of plastic...

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EXXONMOBIL MAKES FIRST COMMERCIAL SALE OF CERTIFIED CIRCULAR POLYMERS

ExxonMobil | February 25, 2022

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ExxonMobil has completed its first commercial sale of certified circular polymers, using its Exxtend™ technology for advanced recycling of plastic waste. The purchaser is Berry Global, a leading provider of innovative packaging and engineered products, which will use the circular polymers to manufacture containers for high-performance food-grade packaging on a mass balance approach. “We are scaling up our advanced recycling capabilities around the...

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PU: AMERICAN PLANTS RUNNING AT REDUCED RATES IN SECOND QUARTER

Bicmagazine | June 01, 2020

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The running rates reduction comes amid a sharp decline in resin prices like polyethylene (PE). Experts believe the ongoing weakness may linger for an undetermined period, as reported by Petrochemical Update. Petrochemical plants in the Americas are running at reduced rates, or in some cases idled, to try to balance out the erosion of downstream resin consumption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Domestic prices for resins have declined and export markets for North American resin have contracted. ...

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Chemical Management

TRUE VALUE COMPANY ACQUIRES YENKIN-MAJESTIC CONSUMER PAINT BUSINESS

True Value Company | March 15, 2022

True Value Company, one of the world's largest hardlines wholesalers, and The Yenkin-Majestic Paint Corporation, an Ohio-based manufacturer of coatings and coatings resins, announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which True Value Company will acquire Yenkin-Majestic's consumer paint business, producing architectural coatings for home, agricultural, and specialty applications under the Majic brand name. "The acquisition o...

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Chemical Management

CJ BIOMATERIALS PARTNERS WITH SOUTH KOREAN INDUSTRY-UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL TO PROMOTE ECO-FRIENDLY MATERIAL AND ACCELERATE ADOPTION

CJ BIO | December 08, 2022

CJ Biomaterials, a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang and leading producer of polyhydroxyalkanoate announced that it has partnered with the South Korea Ministry of Science and ICT and the Korea Innovation Foundation to actively promote the eco-friendly materials industry, including PHA technology. CJ Biomaterials' PHA product, known as PHACT™, is a 100% bio-based polyester produced by fermentation. It is an eco-friendly material that will help address the challenge of plastic...

Read More
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Chemical Management

EXXONMOBIL MAKES FIRST COMMERCIAL SALE OF CERTIFIED CIRCULAR POLYMERS

ExxonMobil | February 25, 2022

ExxonMobil has completed its first commercial sale of certified circular polymers, using its Exxtend™ technology for advanced recycling of plastic waste. The purchaser is Berry Global, a leading provider of innovative packaging and engineered products, which will use the circular polymers to manufacture containers for high-performance food-grade packaging on a mass balance approach. “We are scaling up our advanced recycling capabilities around the...

Read More
news image

PU: AMERICAN PLANTS RUNNING AT REDUCED RATES IN SECOND QUARTER

Bicmagazine | June 01, 2020

The running rates reduction comes amid a sharp decline in resin prices like polyethylene (PE). Experts believe the ongoing weakness may linger for an undetermined period, as reported by Petrochemical Update. Petrochemical plants in the Americas are running at reduced rates, or in some cases idled, to try to balance out the erosion of downstream resin consumption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Domestic prices for resins have declined and export markets for North American resin have contracted. ...

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