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Chemical groups Clariant, Huntsman merge in $14 billion deal

The deal creates a global specialty chemicals company – called HuntsmanClariant – that is 52 per cent own by Clariant shareholders.

Canada/Kuwait JV considering building PP plant in Alberta

Pembina Pipeline Corporation and Petrochemical Industries Co. of Kuwait have established a joint venture to consider a design for a proposed 1.2 billion lb-per-year integrated polypropylene plant in Sturgeon County, Alta.

Wittmann Battenfeld expanding Kottingbrunn, Austria site

The 15 million euro (Cdn$22 million) investment will see expansions and remodeling in the facility’s production plant and administrative area.

Magna unveils camera-equipped mirrors

In a bid to expand its presence in the onboard camera market, Magna International has introduced a camera-based advanced driver assistance technology designed to help prevent traffic accidents caused by blind spots.
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Pure Eze medical and food packaging mold release

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VECTOR INJECTION is worth the drive to Acton

When it comes to making small machines, this Ontario-based injection molding and assembly technology supplier has some really big ideas. » Read More
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Cold calculations

If you think choosing a chilling system comes down to cost, capacity, and performance capabilities, you’re only half right. The resins you’ll be processing give up heat at different rates, which means you’d better be taking them into account, too. » Read More

51st Annual SPE Ontario Golf Tournament

June 2, 2017
Location: Milton, Ont.
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CPIA Annual Plastics Industry Golf Tournament

June 15, 2017
Location: Brampton, Ont.
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