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Canadian consumer goods maker Dorel selling China manufacturing facility

The transaction forms part of Dorel Juvenile’s strategic long-term direction.

Champlain Financial Corp. and GefCo acquire Quebec-based Naya Waters

Founded in 1986, Naya Waters produces natural spring water, and has partnerships with leading retailers across Canada.

UK grocery chain Asda moves from single-use to reusable plastic bags

The British retailer expects to remove 101 million single-use bags in favour of reusable bags made from recycled PET bottles.

Blow molder Logoplaste expands its Wisconsin facility

The expansion comes less than one month after the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board became the majority owner of the Portugal-based company.

NextChem and Agilyx sign global chemical recycling deal

The deal uses Agilyx’s advanced pyrolysis technology to convert mixed waste plastic into circular olefins and fuels.

Pregis opens new film converting, equipment assembly facilities

The two new plants in Wisconsin are intended to support growth of its Sharp Packaging Systems brand.
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Special Reports 
Hamilton Plastics

Firms partner on a new manufacturing cell for thermoplastic polymers

Developed by BASF, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag and H + S Automatisierung, the cell can produce a wide range of different test specimens. » Read more

A smart toothpick made of LSR

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