• Fri, 25 May 2018 12:56:57
    PWJ eyeing 8% hike in earnings this year
    Panjawattana Plastics PCL (PWJ) is confident of achieving 8-per-cent growth in earnings this year thanks to recovery in the lubricant-container market.
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    We must stop plastics pollution where it starts
    Sunday saw the annual Earth Day to raise awareness on the issues and environmental threats faced by our planet.
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Earth Day focuses on oceans drowning in single-use plastics
    SINGLE-USE plastic is being seen as a major threat to Mother Earth this Earth Day, while environmental group Greenpeace has suggested a tax on plastic production to cut down Thailand’s high rate of plastic waste generation.
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:10:46
    Thai Union joins initiative to help combat marine plastics
    Thai Union Group PCL, one of the world’s largest seafood companies, has joined forces with the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI) in a drive to reduce the growing problem of abandoned, lost and discarded fishing gear worldwide.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:28:16
    Plastics industry to exhibit its wares
    Leading entrepreneurs in the Thai plastics industry will show their latest machinery and equipment innovations at the A-PLAS 2018, Asean Community Plastic Exhibition, from September 19 to 22, next year at Hall 103-104 BITEC Bangna.
  • Tue, 12 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    AI and robots: Be careful what you wish for
    Do you remember the scene in the iconic film “The Graduate” where the man he will soon cuckold pulls Dustin Hoffman aside to offer career advice? “Plastics,” the guy whispers. “Plastics.”
  • Sat, 15 Apr 2017 13:22:42
    Specialty chemicals firm aims for stronger presence in Thailand
    Lanxess, a specialty chemicals company, recently set up a company for greater penetration of the Thai market after doing business in the country for years. Lanxess’ core business is development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, specialty chemicals and plastics.
  • Sun, 26 Mar 2017 01:00:00
    Lightweight bioplastics eyed for future vehicles
    A Japanese scientist finds a solution to lowheat resistance with a polyimide
  • Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:31:27
    Dell ships first recycled ocean plastics packaging in computer industry
    Dell announced that it has become the first computer manufacturer to ship ocean plastics packaging, the result of an innovative, commercial-scale pilot program. 
  • Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:27:21
    Dell ships first recycled ocean plastics packaging in computer industry
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 31 Dec 2016 11:23:59
    Civic groups demand answers, solutions for Formosa’s deadly pollution in Vietnam
    Eight months after a steel plant in Vietnam owned by Taiwanese conglomerate Formosa Plastics caused one of the worst environmental disasters in the country’s history, Taiwanese civic groups have demanded answers from the enterprise and government.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 17 Nov 2016 01:00:00
    Global integrated energy producer and provider Total and Corbion are joining forces to develop bioplastics by creating a 50/50 joint venture to produce and market polylactic (PLA) polymers.
  • Sat, 29 Oct 2016 01:00:00
    Global bioplastics company expands plant in Rayong
    CORBION, a major producer of lactic acid and its derivatives, has invested US$100 million (Bt3.5 billion) in the expansion of its poly-lactic-acid (PLA) polymerisation plant in Thailand, which is the company’s first facility in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Sun, 17 Apr 2016 01:00:00
    Hoa Sen opens pipe factory in Binh Dinh
    BINH DINH - Hoa Sen Group inaugurated its factory producing plastic pipes worth VND367 billion (US$16.3 million) in the central province of Binh Dinh.
  • Tue, 15 Mar 2016 15:24:00
    Thai firms investing hugely in VN plastics
    HCM CITY - Thai investors are increasingly investing in Vietnam's plastic industry, with many of them keen to fully acquire the government's stakes in state-owned companies.
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