This week's Material Insights video from Plastics News


This week’s Material Insights video features news about polystyrene pricing, a new PET recycling plant, a merger in the concentrates sector and a report that can help processors track the sustainability of the materials they use.

On the pricing front, the news is that North American PS prices slipped 4 cents per pound in June, and market watchers say prices may fall again in July. The culprits: lower demand and lower feedstock costs.

In the recycling sector, Thailand’s Indorama Polymers is talking about adding PET recycling capacity ...

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