spe Weekly Update MultiBriefs
Contact Us
Media Kit

Browse Categories

Browse by Date

The Future Is Now: 3-D Printers Are Poised to Disrupt the Economy

For years we've heard about how 3-D printing, or additive manufacturing, has been used in industries that require unique parts and customization like healthcare, military, automotive and aerospace. We've seen an expansion in materials...

source: By Ronnie Richard
Search past issues
Search products and services

It has been collected for thousands of years, and in the 1990s it was an endangered job. But now resin is reborn as a biodegradable alternative to petroleum. We have seen it on other occasions: the technology evolution makes materials...

source: CVBJ.biz

3D printing has evolved as a technology from a tool for prototyping to a popular manufacturing process. Increasingly, technical components are also being created using additive manufacturing for industrial purposes. As a result,...

source: 3D Natives

Post-consumer plastic values are down nearly across-the-board this month, with materials recovery facilities reporting a particularly steep drop in HDPE pricing. Natural high-density polyethylene pricing from curbside collection programs dropped 27% month over month and...

source: Plastics Recycling Update

Last week we discussed the first step in recruiting A-players — establishing a job scorecard. This week we move on to the next step — identifying the talent pool that most closely matches what you have laid out in the job scorecard.

source: Plastics Today

Spot prices for polyethylene and polypropylene resins retreated further last week, shedding another $0.01 to 0.03/lb from the hefty premiums built up earlier this year, reports the PlasticsExchange in its Market Update. Producers have been running the reactors, and suppliers...

source: Plastics Today


Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063

Subscribe to SPE Plastics Insight

*First Name:
*Last Name:
Street Address:
State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Are you a member of spe? Yes   No
Privacy Policy