| Material technology | PolyOne | Cleveland, OH | United States
PET haze reduced, recyclability improved, with new AMOSORB™ oxygen scavenger
PolyOne today announced the launch of ColorMatrix™ Amosorb™ 4020G, a non-nylon based, low-haze oxygen scavenger for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) rigid packaging.
| Material technology | Ampacet | Tarrytown, NY | United States
Ampacet introduces REC-NIR-BLACK™ high alcohol for spirits, sanitizer and pharmaceutical applications
Ampacet has introduced REC-NIR-BLACK™ High Alcohol, an extension to the detectable REC-NIR-BLACK™ line of black masterbatches that are near-infrared (NIR) transparent to allow sorting with NIR optical sensors and recycling.
| Material technology | Americhem | Manchester | United Kingdom
Americhem releases 2021 color trends
Americhem, a globally recognized designer and manufacturer of custom color masterbatch, functional additives, engineered compounds, and performance technologies, has released their 2021 Color Trends.
| Material technology | PolyOne | Cleveland | United States
PolyOne OnColor™ Naturals launched at PCD Paris
At PCD Paris, the Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics and Design show, PolyOne is launching OnColor™ Naturals, the latest addition to its sustainable solutions portfolio. Fully customizable, OnColor Naturals includes a range of colorants made with natural pigments derived from plants, flowers, roots and…
| Material technology | Evonik | Essen | Germany
Evonik focuses on additives for plastics and rubber recycling
- In testing: Olefin-based additive for recycling packaging films
- In development: Alkoxides break PET bottles down into monomers
- In the marketplace: Process additive turns old tires into rugged work material
| Material technology | Clariant | Muttenz | Switzerland
Clariant launches new CESA® protect brand oxygen scavenger additives for polyester packaging
- Unmatched shelf-life extension for packaged food and beverages
- Bottles for fruit juice and beer are large target markets
- Combines enhanced food protection with sustainable packaging design