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January 31, 2019
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Global auto sales declined in 2018: Scotiabank

But despite posting a decline relative to 2017, the Canadian auto market posted its second best year on record, a new report from Scotiabank said.

PolyOne’s revenue up nine per cent in 2018

But softening demand conditions in the fourth quarter most heavily impacted the company’s Performance Products and Solutions, and Specialty Engineered Materials segments.

Davis-Standard adding lab capabilities to its technical centre

By the end of the first quarter of 2019, the technical centre in Connecticut will offer trials for Davis-Standard's Helibar groove feed extruder and the DS Activ-Check control system for continuous extruder monitoring.

Tetra Pak appoints Adolfo Orive as new president, CEO

Effective April 1, Orive will replace outgoing president and CEO Dennis Jonsson.
Special Reports 
Special Reports

Here’s a first: BASF is making products with chemically recycled plastics

The German chemical maker is breaking new ground in the circular economy with plastic waste as a source of raw materials. » Read More
Special Reports

Using sunlight to make polymers

Researchers at Rice University are developing a way to use sunlight to grow functional synthetic polymers using photosensitive quantum dots as a catalyst. » Read More

Thermoplastic Concentrates 2019

Jan. 29-31, 2019
Location: Coral Springs, Fla.
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12th Annual Packaging Conference

Feb. 4-6, 2019
Location: Las Vegas
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