Google’s new phone case is beautiful—and it’s made out of water bottles

via Fast Company

While we’re busy toting our reusable bags to the grocery and desperately recycling takeout containers, plastic is hiding in plain sight in everything from our computer cords to remote controls. Every year, 10 million tonnes of plastic goes into electronic products, very little of which is recycled.

Industrial designers at Google are trying to reverse this trend. They’ve been incorporating recycled plastic into their suite of products, including Nest mini speakers and Pixel phones, and this week, they launched a new Pixel phone case with a knitted texture, made from 70% recycled plastic.

Read the full story here: https://www.fastcompany.com/90537055/googles-new-phone-case-is-beautiful-and-its-made-out-of-water-bottles

Plastic for Sale: HDPE Regrind Natural

HDPE regrind for sale 

  • Fractional Melt
  • .955 density
  • 40,000 pounds
  • Natural 
  • Post-industrial


For pricing and details contact: Joe@domplas.com, (631) 751-1995.

Plastic for Sale

Polycarbonate Regrind Clear Now In-Stock at Domino Plastics

40,000 pounds clear
40,000 clear with slight tint

Picture shown has tint.

Polycarbonate Regrind

Contact Joe@domplas.com. (631) 751-1995.

Polyester Resin Virgin Clear For Sale 100,000 pounds

Solid Polyester Resin virgin clear pellets in original Eastman Gaylords. Grade is OS300.

Polyester Plastic For Sale
Polyester Resin Virgin Clear For Sale


Product: Solid Polyester Resin is a high molecular weight polyester resin. It is supplied as 100% solid pellets.
Manufacturer: Eastman Chemical Company
Manufacturing date: May, 2018
Expiring date: This is a solid resin so there is no expiring date. It does not break down in any way.
Origin: USA
Packaging: 94 Original manufacturer boxes
Applications: Coil and Container, General Purpose Coatings, Utility Coating Resin
Key Attributes: Saturated linear high molecular weight polyester, 100% solid pellets, High Tg
Typical Properties:
Glass transition temperature °C (DSC): 72 C
Molecular Weight (Mn): 11,000-12,000 g/mol (Polystyrene equivalents)
Inherent Viscosity: .47-.55 deciliter/g
Acid Number: 1-2 g KOH/ g resin
Hydroxyl Number: 6-9 g KOH/ g resin
Solution clarity in Aromatic 100 (55% solids): Hazy
Solution clarity in Aromatic 150:PM Acetate: DBE: Clear
Grade: OS 300
33:33:33 (50% solids)
Safety Data Sheet: http://bit.ly/polyresindata

For more information please email Joe@domplas.com or call (631) 751-1995.

Is that design biodegradable? It’s complicated

via Fast Company The U.K. is developing standards for biodegradable, compostable, and bio-based plastics, underscoring the need for research on these promising materials.

Read the full story here: https://www.fastcompany.com/90410518/is-that-design-biodegradable-its-more-complicated-than-you-think

Plastic For Sale – LDPE Regrind

LDPE regrind for sale

FOR SALE
40,000 LB LDPE Regrind Black, heavy carbon filled. 70MI.
Possible use as black masterbatch.
.25/lb

Plastic Recycling Initiatives – Waste Plastic Used as Bus Fare in Indonesia

In Indonesia, commuters pay for the bus with plastic waste

via AsianCorrespondent.com

RESIDENTS of Indonesia’s second largest city Surabaya can now pay for the bus in a novel way – by trading in used plastic.

The city’s mayor Tri “Risma” Rismaharini last month announced the roll out of the new Suroboyo Bus, comfortable, air-conditioned buses which are, importantly, accessible for disabled, elderly and pregnant passengers.

Read the full story here: https://asiancorrespondent.com/2018/05/in-indonesia-commuters-pay-for-the-bus-with-plastic-waste/

 

PETG Plastic For Sale

Recycled Plastic For Sale

petg for sale

200,000 Pounds  PETG for sale
Clear and post-industrial – slight tint
In-Stock
Contact (631) 751-1995
joe@domplas.com

 

 

USA – Successful U.S. American plastics industry meets at NPE

via ETMM

plastics industryNPE, the North American show that covers “all things plastics”, will be held from 7 to 11 May 2018 in Orlando, Florida. Since the last edition in 2015, the American plastics industry has witnessed a period of stable growth.

Read the full story here: https://www.etmm-online.com/successful-us-american-plastics-industry-meets-at-npe-a-705407/

Attending or exhibiting at NPE2018? Visit Domino Plastics at booth S17175. Click here to get a complimentary pass to NPE2018 courtesy of Domino Plastics.

Plastic for Sale – PVC

Buy Recycled Plastic

 

Now in-stock at Domino Plastics – approximately 500,000 lbs of Westlake (formerly Axiall and Georgia Gulf) 5009 gray PVC “regrind” available for sale.

recycled pvc regrind for sale

Contact Joe@domplas.com(631) 751-1995

Click here to view other materials in-stock at Domino Plastics.

Buy and sell plastic scrap for the best prices. Contact us today!

 

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