Features

The built-in value of styrenics for building

In conjunction with the event, Styrolution is introducing new grades tailored to construction applications requiring high heat resistance, good extrusion processability, durable aesthetics and miscibility with other materials, such as PVC. more »

Mar 24, 2015 7:42 PM NPE 2015

KraussMaffei at NPE2015: Functional integration made easy

KraussMaffei has launched new variants of its GX series at NPE, reinforcing its globally- leading position in multi-component injection moulding. more »

Mar 24, 2015 7:31 PM NPE 2015

Eastman 3D polymer drives 3D printing technology

A new carbon fibre composite material showcased at NPE2015 brings functionality, strength, workability, processing, aesthetics and low odour to 3D printing. more »

Mar 24, 2015 7:18 PM NPE 2015

PolyOne talks true functionality in 3D printing

At PolyOne's speed dating-style NPE press breakfast, EPPM got the opportunity to quiz the experts on the materials science leader's work in the additive manufacturing sphere. more »

Mar 24, 2015 5:09 PM NPE 2015

Color Creation in minutes possible with ColorMatrix Select from PolyOne

PolyOne ColorMatrix has unveiled ColorMatrix Select, a cloud-based liquid colour creation and supply service, at NPE2015. more »

Mar 24, 2015 4:17 PM NPE 2015

KraussMaffei Berstorff underpins its competence in direct extrusion

KraussMaffei Berstorff has brought the whole gamut of its direct extrusion solution to NPE2015. The systems presented on the stand allow extrusion companies to hone their competitive edge in the production of pipes and sheets. more »

Mar 24, 2015 1:36 PM NPE 2015

SPI launches re|Focus recycling forum

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association has announced the creation of a new recycling summit to take place in Florida in 2016. more »

Mar 23, 2015 6:40 PM NPE 2015

Total sets new standard in multilayer composite pipe productivity with XSene XRT 70 HDPE

The latest high-density polyethylene pressure pipe grade from Total combines excellent processibility with elevated temperature performance and long-term stability. more »

Mar 20, 2015 3:44 PM materials

Graco AFD products to feature on BOY booth at NPE2015

Graco AFD's dispensing hardware will be part of the BOY Machines booth at NPE2015. more »

Mar 20, 2015 2:50 PM NPE 2015

Eastman Specialty Plastics: Advancing industry

Eastman Specialty Plastics reveals how its innovative plastics portfolio on display at NPE2015 is advancing the wider industry. more »

Mar 20, 2015 2:40 PM NPE 2015

RADILON DT and RADILON D semi-flexibles
PA6.12 and PA6.10 extrusion grade, heat stabilised for diesel fuel lines.

RadiciGroup

RadiciGroup demonstrates RADILON & RADISTRONG engineering plastics at NPE

Radici Plastics USA, is in Orlando, Florida, for NPE to demonstrate the advantages of its high performance engineering plastics. more »

Mar 20, 2015 12:27 PM NPE 2015

EPPM Media Kit

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EPPM's EUREKA Series touches on the out-of-the-box thinking that may seem peculiar now, but could influence and innovate plastics as we know it in the future.

  • Tomorrow Machine: Food packaging unwrapped

    Food packaging is in need of an environmental makeover as the industry tackles the thorny issues of litter and landfill - and one product design business has been working hard to innovate how we unwrap our food. more »

    Mar 19, 2015 materials

  • Rhinos

    By EDUARDO SORTICA, via Wikimedia Commons

    Rafts for rhinos

    Large diameter plastic pipes are not always destined for highways and under-sea infrastructure, as Asset International revealed in this truly wild project. more »

    Mar 3, 2015 machinery

  • The sweet smell of sustainability

    Sound corny? Well it is. A researcher based in Tel Aviv is developing PLA using corn starch and sugar that can biodegrade safely into the environment, while also being durable and heat-resistant. more »

    Jan 29, 2015 materials

  • Recycling plastics without water

    Currently, the process of turning waste plastic packaging into a reusable material involves a great deal of water, but one Mexican company believes it has cracked this ecological sticking point with its super-efficient recycling system. more »

    Jan 8, 2015 machinery

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