A UK-based manufacturer has announced a new branding and relocation plan, as part of a £1.7m investment for growth. more »
A test equipment manufacturer has announced a new automatic contacting extensometer, which reportedly supports faster, more reliable and more precise materials testing. more »
The International Rubber Conference (IRC) drew to a close on March 22 and has been heralded as a success. more »
A NEW polycarbonate is being used in the production of fire helmet visors across Europe and the Middle East. more »
THE UK’s largest custom masterbatch producer has confirmed the purchase of a new twin-screw extruder. more »
Two packaging companies have recently announced a merger that they claim will create a ‘new giant’ in the industry. more »
Molecor Tecnologia is a Spanish company founded in 2006 and considers itself a pioneer in air-based molecular orientation technology applied to pipelines for the transport of water. more »
Zotefoams plc. has released its new product PackaZote – a new foam grade which is reportedly competitively priced. more »
The Fraunhofer Institute has been researching a new manufacturing process with which tiny thermoelectric generators can be cost-effectively produced in the form of large-area flexible components from electrically conductive polymers via 3D Printing. more »
Apr 30, 2013 in materials
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As we draw ever-nearer to K 2013, and the momentum starts to build, eppm.com will play host to some exclusive content from Messe Düsseldorf, the organiser of the show.
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