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Sabic buys 25 per cent stake in Clariant

The purchase, for an undisclosed price, makes Sabic the largest Clariant shareholder.

PolyOne reports 10 per cent sales increase in 2017

The Avon Lake, Ohio-based company reported full-year sales of US$3.2 billion for 2017. Revenue increased 15 per cent to US$801 million as a result of increased momentum from commercial resource investments and a 3 per pent contribution from acquisitions.

Pregis invests $1 million in blown film testing lab

Located at Pregis’ blown film manufacturing facility in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the lab will allow Pregis to better assist converters in delivering performance-oriented materials.

Mexico’s automotive aftermarket to grow 6.4% annually: study

The automotive aftermarket in Mexico totaled $4.3 billion in 2016 and represented 8 per cent of North American demand, a new report from market research firm the Freedonia Group said.
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Montreal start-up wants to fast-track your R&D

AxiPolymer Inc., a new product development firm that specializes in the polymer industry, is on a mission to help small and mid-sized plastics companies design and develop innovative products. » Read More
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Kal Polymers is growing strong after 25 years

As it hits the quarter-century mark, the Mississauga, Ont.-based compounder is heading off into new directions. » Read More

2018 North American International Auto Show

Jan. 20-28, 2018
Location: Detroit, Mich.
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The Packaging Conference

Feb. 5-7, 2018
Location: Orlando, Fla.
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Plastics Recycling 2018

Feb. 19-21, 2018
Location: Nashville, Tenn.
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