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Additives for Packaging Channel

Packaging is one of the main industries using polymers. Polyolefins by far remain the largest volume polymer used. Numerous additives are used in packaging to provide processing and manufacturing performance improvements while others allow materials to have an assortment of enhanced properties.


In addition to the key challenge of meeting performance requirements while reducing weight, it is critical for players in this industry to stay up to date on regulations and the products that meet them.


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Mar 23, 2017 | Product News

Next-generation LLDPE Packaging Based on WESTON® 705 Antioxidant Hits Consumer Shelves

Addivant has announced that its nonylphenol-free stabilizer WESTON®705 has successfully hit consumer shelves, bringing a new level of safety, performance, and efficiency in food packaging across the...

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Mar 8, 2017 | Product News

Ampacet Introduces MATIF Grades for Enhanced Packaging Applications

Ampacet has launched Next Generation MATIF grades to achieve excellent matte performances with haze of more than 75%, providing a high quality finish to luxury packaging items. The trend has moved...

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Dec 7, 2016 | Industry News

Nucleating & Clarifying Agents Market to Reach USD 4.45 Bn by 2026: M&M

According to MarketsandMarkets, the nucleating (clarifying) agents market is projected to reach USD 4.45 Billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 6.2% from 2016 to 2026. The increasing use of polymers in...

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Nov 18, 2016 | Product News

GCR Group at K 2016: Showcased Mineral Masterbatches for Packaging and more

GCR Group has showcased new mineral masterbatch grades designed for the food packaging industry that improves barrier properties. Another development showcased at the K 2016 is Granic476, an extra...

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Nov 3, 2016 | Industry News

Packaging Industry to Boost Antistatic Agents Market by 2021, Predicts M&M

According to MarketsandMarkets, the antistatic agents market is projected to reach USD 631.2 Million by 2021, at a CAGR of 5.3% from 2016 to 2021. The packaging industry is estimated to account for...

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Mar 17, 2017 | Product News

Milliken to Highlight Millad® NX™ 8000-clarified PP Solutions at Interpack 2017

At Interpack 2017, Milliken will demonstrate why Millad® NX™ 8000-clarified NX™ UltraClear PP is the optimal, cost-effective option to help brand owners address the growing packaging trends for both...

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Mar 2, 2017 | Industry News

Researchers Develop Polymer Additive for Improved Plastics Recycling

A team of researchers from Cornell University and the University of Minnesota have developed a tetrablock polymer additive that they say could greatly reduce packaging waste. Their work was funded...

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Nov 29, 2016 | Product News

Milliken at Arabplast 2017: To Showcase Clarifiers, Nucleators & UV Absorber

At Arabplast 2017, Milliken will focus on its clarifiers and nucleators to improve PP resins, and demonstrate how its UV absorber can improve key properties in PET packaging. Milliken’s ClearShield...

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Nov 16, 2016 | Product News

Milliken & CGL Pack at All4Pack: Jointly Promote Clarifier Incorporated PP

Milliken & CGL Pack are jointly showcasing polypropylene clarified with Milliken & Co.’s Millad® NX™ 8000 additive. Millad® NX™ 8000 clarified polypropylenes are not only lightweight and recyclable...

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Oct 25, 2016 | Product News

Milliken at K 2016: Launches Millad® NX™ 8000E Clarifier for PP

Milliken is launching Millad® NX™ 8000E clarifier for polypropylene. With the introduction of Millad® NX™ 8000E, transparency in extrusion blow molding is no longer limited to PVC or PET. Millad®...

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