SABIC ULTEM HU resins, a highlight at MD&M West 2024, can help ease transition from EtO sterilization

SABIC’s versatile and durable ULTEM™ HU resins are stable across many popular sterilization processes, providing the potential for multiple use options. These resins can also withstand multiple sterilization cycles. Their excellent retention of strength and color can help reduce breakage and discoloration, thereby potentially extending the useful life of applications made with these materials.SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, will highlight at MD&M West 2024 in Booth #3287 its versatile and durable ULTEM™ HU resins, which can help medical device manufacturers choose alternatives to ethylene oxide (EtO) sterilization. Demand is growing for materials compatible with other sterilization methods in anticipation of a new ruling by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that may reduce EtO emissions from commercial sterilization facilities. ULTEM HU resins are stable across many popular sterilization processes, providing the potential for multiple use options. These resins can also withstand multiple sterilization cycles. Their excellent retention of strength and color can help reduce breakage and discoloration, thereby potentially extending the useful life of applications made with these materials.

Archroma supports early childhood development in Umraya village with new Anganwadi Center

Archroma supports early childhood development in Umraya village with new Anganwadi Center. (Photo: Archroma)Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals, is taking a significant stride towards community welfare with the groundbreaking ceremony for Anganwadi Center No. 2 in the Umraya village, Baroda. This initiative is part of the company's corporate social responsibility commitment to nurturing young minds and contributing to the well-being of the community.

INEOS Styrolution introduces new ZYLAR® EX350 for electronics component packaging

(Image: iStock)INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, today introduces a new grade of its Zylar® family of MBS (“methyl methacrylate butadiene styrene”) materials. The new Zylar® EX350, recently launched in the Asia-Pacific region, possesses a balanced combination of stiffness and toughness, making it the ideal material of choice for carrier tapes in electronics component packaging.

Archroma and SANITIZED AG celebrate a decade-long partnership and align strategically for enhanced collaboration in marketing, sales, and technology

Archroma and SANITIZED AG celebrate a decade-long partnership and align strategically for enhanced collaboration in marketing, sales, and technology. (Photo: Archroma)Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, proudly announces the continuation of its longstanding partnership with SANITIZED AG, marking collaborative success in the textile industry. This enduring alliance has been a cornerstone in driving innovation and setting industry standards, particularly for odor and hygiene management within the home textiles and apparel industry.

Syensqo invests in Bioeutectics, a start-up producing green solvents

Syensqo invests in Bioeutectics, a start-up producing green solventsSyensqo Ventures, the group’s venture capital fund, participated in the $2.1 million financing round for Bioeutectics, alongside Fen Ventures, Atento Capital and SOSV (IndieBio). Founded in 2019, Bioeutectics provides natural and high-performance solvents that make industrial products and processes more sustainable. This new investment strengthens the existing partnership between Syensqo Ventures and the Genesis Consortium, supporting startups in the SOSV’s IndieBio startup development program, the #1 early stage biotech incubator.

INEOS Styrolution to showcase sustainable styrenics at Pharmapack 2024

INEOS StyrolutionINEOS Styrolution, the world’s leading styrenics supplier will be showcasing it’s circular ECO product line for the Healthcare and Packaging industries at this year’s Pharmapack tradeshow, January 24-25, 2024, in Paris France. Dr. Frank Eisenträger, Market Development Manager for INEOS Styrolution, is scheduled to present on new sustainable solutions made with circular polystyrene and high-performing styrenics materials, in addition to value chain partner Eco-inject exhibiting a medical product application at booth J41 using INEOS Styrolution’s bio-circular NAS® ECO 21 BC70 (booth J41)

SONGWON announces price increase and freight surcharge for Polymer Stabilizers and Coatings

SONGWONSongwon Industrial Co., Ltd. announced today that it is implementing a price increase and adding a freight surcharge on its Polymer Stabilizers and Coatings products in response to the impacts on costs and lead times caused by the current global logistics situation.

SABIC ICEhouse returns to Davos for the 8th time as an iconic hub showcasing sustainable innovation & collaboration

SABIC CEO, Abdulrahman Al-Fageeh, during the reception held with global business figures and policy makers.SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, is showcasing its iconic ICEhouse now for the 8th year during the World Economic Forum annual meeting taking place in Davos, Switzerland from 15-19 January, 2024.

Archroma showcases planet conscious Super Systems+ at Colombiatex 2024

Archroma showcases planet conscious Super Systems+ at Colombiatex 2024. 
(Photo: Archroma)Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, is showcasing some of its most effective planet conscious innovations and solution systems at this year’s Colombiatex de Las Américas, being held from January 23 to 25, 2024.

Colorcon to showcase new functional packaging capabilities at Pharmapack Europe 2024

Colorcon to showcase new functional packaging capabilities at Pharmapack Europe 2024. 
(Photo: Colorcon, PR001)Colorcon, a world leader in the development and supply of film coating systems, speciality excipients and functional packaging for the healthcare industries, will be exhibiting its newly expanded portfolio the upcoming Pharmapack Europe tradeshow in Paris.

Mondi hosts first-of-its-kind round table to tackle used paper bags from construction

Mondi hosts first-of-its-kind round table to tackle used paper bags from construction. 
(Photo: Mondi, PR274)Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has brought together industry leaders in an expert round table to discuss how to improve the circularity of used paper bags in the construction industry.

Heubach Showcases Sustainable Innovations at Home & Personal Care Ingredients (HPCI) India 2024

Heubach Group presented its recent product innovations for applications in home care, including laundry detergents, and personal care products at HPCI 2024.Heubach, a leading provider of diversified dyes, organic and inorganic pigments, and pigment preparations (aqueous dispersions and granules based on pigments), proudly unveils a dynamic array of innovative products at HPCI India in Mumbai.

B.I.G. Yarns, a new European producer of PET BCF yarns for automotive carpet

PET BCF yarns for automotive carpet.
(Photo: © Beaulieu International Group)To expand its support for high-end and luxurious automotive interiors, B.I.G. Yarns has completed its first industrial production runs of virgin polyester BCF yarns for automotive carpet to complement its line of polyamide PA6 superior yarns.

Mondi Secures Four Prestigious WorldStar Awards for Innovative Packaging Solutions

Hug&Hold. (Photo: Mondi, PR273)Mondi, a global leader in sustainable packaging and paper solutions, is celebrating a significant achievement at this year’s WorldStar Global Packaging Awards, having received four accolades across four categories. Renowned as the ultimate recognition in global packaging excellence, the WorldStar Awards highlight Mondi’s dedication to sustainable and circular-driven packaging solutions.

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