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October 21, 2019

DSM to introduce sustainable alternatives for its entire engineering plastics portfolio

As an immediate step, DSM launched bio-based grades of its Arnitel and Stanyl product portfolio at the K 2019 trade show.

Sustainable polymers for packaging applications

Sabic has developed four new circular solutions for packaging which are being highlighted at the K 2019 trade show.

LyondellBasell introduces family of bio-based polyolefins

The material supplier's collaboration with Neste marks the first time bio-based PP and bio-based LPDE were produced simultaneously at commercial scale.

Bio-based TPUs from Merquinsa

The Spain-based material supplier has expanded its range of bio-based TPUs with new grades ranging from 85 Shore A to 60 Shore D.
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Special Reports

World-first surgery uses Aussie biopolymer in heart valve implant

A U.S. patient has successfully received a polymer heart valve jointly developed by CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, and medical device company Foldax Inc. » Read More
Special Reports

Nova Chemicals just got even more sustainable

With the new position of director of sustainability filled by Sarah Marshall, the Calgary-based polyethylene resin maker is walking the walk when it comes to advancing the circular economy. » Read More

K 2019

Oct. 16-23, 2019
Location: Dusseldorf, Germany
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Chem Show 2019

Oct. 22-24, 2019
Location: New York City
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