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Researchers develop light-activated robot capable of removing microplastics from aquatic environments; device incorporates composites and PU latex mixtures, and is capable of absorbing PS microplastics

Styropek proposes increase of US$0.07/lb on all expandable PS grades sold in North America starting July 1, 2022; expandable PS prices were last assessed ranging US$1.52-US$1.55/lb DEL: ICIS

Recyclops receives investment from Utah-based portfolio manager Larry H. Miller; support to expand rural operations for Salt Lake, Utah counties, including for plastic fruit, salad containers, film, bags, lightbulbs, batteries, PS foam, textiles, clothing

Epsilyte to increase prices of all grades of expandable PS by US$0.09/lb, effective July 1, 2022; company cites increasing cost dynamics, market fundamentals

Following Peru's PS packaging ban, there’s been up to a 40% drop in demand for biodegradables since start of 2022, as the cheapest PS substitutes are currently plastic and some paper, says Qapac Runa founder; despite ban, many stores are still using PS

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