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NOVA Chemicals: EPS resin with recycled content

If you have been looking for a recycled-content EPS resin, NOVA Chemicals’ newest expandable polystyrene resin, R625B, is a shape/packaging grade resin with 25% recycled-content.
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Nova Chemicals: Resin for water and beverage closures

Designed for injection and compression molded closure applications, SURPASS IGs153‐A from Nova Chemicals is a bimodal, high-density polyethylene resin with organoleptic properties and quality processibility that preserves beverage taste.
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Nova Chemicals: Foam resin

Arcel® advanced foam resin from Nova Chemicals is said to offer the ability to reduce package sizes
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Nova Chemicals: Durable PE resins

Two new grades of Surpass® PE resins formulated to perform in demanding frozen food packaging applications are now available from NOVA Chemicals.
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Nova Chemicals: Foamable Resins

NOVA Chemicals has announced the commercial introduction of foamable Dylark® FG resins, a family of styrene maleic anhydride (SMA) copolymer resins for microwaveable packaging.
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Nova Chemicals: High-performance PE

Nova Chemicals has commercialized Surpass® FPs016-C high-performance PE, developed for blown film applications requiring toughness and processability.
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Nova Chemicals: Performance plastic resins

To meet growing consumer demand for fresh, healthy, and convenient packaged foods, Nova Chemicals has introduced 3 new performance resins for food packaging.
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Nova Chemicals: Thin-wall PE

A new grade of Surpass high-performance PE from Nova Chemicals is designed specifically for use with in thin-wall injection molding application. The low viscosity of Surpass Ifs932 is said to allow injection molders to achieve easier mold fills, shorter cycle times, and overall energy savings.
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Nova Chemicals: Weather-resistant PS

Nova Chemicals (Pittsburgh, PA) has released its Styrosun® weather-resistant polystyrene to the North American market. Styrosun is an EPDM rubber-modified, high-impact PS that exhibits higher resistance to UV rays and oxidative deterioration than traditional styrenic polymers.
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Nova Chemicals: LDPE resin

Nova Chemicals’s (Pittsburgh, PA) LF-Y320-C LDPE resin is said to enhance processing for manufacturers of thick films used for heavy-duty sacks for sand, rock salt, mulch, and other heavy bulk materials.
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Nova Chemicals: Resins

Nova Chemicals (Pittsburgh, PA) has introduced 3 new SCLAIR very low-density polyethylene (VLDPE) resins for food packaging applications—SCLAIR 0.908, 0.906 and 0.912.