HMC Connect Q3 2012

HMC Connect Q3 2012
Asia's number One in PP

Dear Customers and Stakeholders, welcome to the 2012 third quarter edition of HMC Connect. We appreciate the opportunity to keep you updated on HMC news and events including new PP grades with enhanced capabilities, new bulk logistics services, and a key customer case study. more

Interview: Yuttana Thiamchivasin – Picnic Plast Industrial Company


HMC interviews Khun Yuttana Thiamchivasin, Board Director of Picnic Plast Industrial Company Ltd. Founded in 1964, Picnic Plast is one of the largest manufacturers of quality housewares in Thailand with brands: Picnic Plast, Nanny, Noah, Clip Pac, Cucina, Casa and Tavola. more

Latest News

R&D Update

12-3-news-1.jpg Clear Benefits for Brighter RACO
Product: The new RP6024 random copolymer offers benefits across a broad array of properties and also boasts high clarity with new brightness. The slight yellow cast familiar in most PP grades has finally been addressed! more

Research yields options for natural, biodegradable and non-toxic, microbial additives.
R&D:  HMC has sponsored a project with the Chulalongkorn University looking at the benefits of using chitosan as a PP additive. Chitosan comes from crustacean shells which can be sourced as a waste product from the food industry. The properties of products including iPP fibres can be enhanced by melt mixing with fillers. more

12-3-news-2.jpg HMC Offers New Bulk Logistics
Service:  As a leader in SE Asia for the manufacture and bulk distribution of PP, HMC Polymers is now the first PP manufacturer to offer customers in Thailand product delivery using 30ft long bulk containers. more
12-3-news-3.jpg HMC Assists Habitat for Humanity
Community:  HMC President, Mr. Niels Nielsen presented a donation of 300,000 THB on behalf of HMC to Habitat for Humanity Thailand. To date, the company has donated 2.1 M THB and manhours to assist HFH programs. more

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