• Polyscope Polymers to fill global SMA gap

    October 8, 2009 by PLANT STAFF

    A view of Polyscope Polymer’s plant in Galeen. Photo: Polyscope Although styrene maleic anhydride (SMA) resin producer Nova Chemicals is discontinuing production of this stiff and versatile thermoplastic widely used in automotive components and other items, a Dutch company intends

  • EarthRenew unleashes cow power

    May 21, 2009 by Noelle Stapinsky

    Capturing gas from biological waste to create energy has been experimented with for centuries. In fact, one of the first noted anaerobic digestion systems—a process that breaks down biodegradable materials to create methane and carbon dioxide biogas as a replacement