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Myers Industries acquires U.S. rotomolder Elkhart Plastics

The combination of Elkhart and Myers' Ameri-Kart businesses will create the fifth largest rotational molder in the United States.

Injection molder Hawk Plastics receives funding from feds

The Ontario-based company is receiving a $880,372 repayable contribution from the FedDev Ontario program to expand its production facility by 8,000 square feet to accommodate its new advanced and robotic production equipment.

Canadian government extending funding for innovation assistance program into December

The program an emergency wage subsidy provided to eligible small and medium-sized firms on a priority basis.
Talent Canada

Demand from packaging and healthcare segments to help polyolefins market stay afloat amid COVID-19, report says

The global polyolefins market is expected to decline in 2020 due to weaker end-market demand, analytics firm GlobalData says, but there will be strong gains in these other sectors. » Read more

RTP Co. acquires patent assets from TenasiTech for anti-scratch additives

RTP is planning a commercial launch of its TenasiTech surface protection portfolio in 2021. » Read more

TC Transcontinental Packaging offering new packaging made of 30 per cent post-consumer recycled plastic

In collaboration with AHA Sparkling Water, a brand of The Coca-Cola Co., the Montreal-based packaging supplier is incorporating recycled content into its IntegrititeTM collation shrink film. » Read more
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Biodegradable shoe soles are on their way

A Swiss researcher is developing a process that could one day be used to make plastic shoe soles, yoga mats, and other foamed products from organic waste. » Read More
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Scientist develops lightweight thermoset composite using novel 3D printing technique

Designed for aviation parts, the thermoset composite Emrah Celik produced is 80 per cent lighter than steel and 50 per cent lighter than aluminum. » Read More