Monthly Archives: January 2013

When the Going Gets Tough…

By Jan H. Schut Here’s what some companies in the plastics industry are doing to keep going. We asked senior executives from a dozen companies, including processors, machine builders, and material suppliers, to share their strategies for survival and even … Continue reading

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New Technologies in Stretching and Touching

By Jan H. Schut New technologies appearing at the 2013 SPE International Polyolefins Conference February 24-27 in Houston (www.spe-stx.org/conference.php), include a developmental 77-nanolayer polyethylene shrink film with an extremely high stretch ratio and the first full conference session devoted to … Continue reading

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