Film extrusion



The Spanish research centre AIMPLAS is working with Skymark, a packaging extrusion firm from England, to complete a project to recycle printed films. more

Jul 18, 2017 2:05 PM industry

SolveTech's Rob Lawrence explores how the new Standard Test Method for Determining Plastic Film Thickness and Thickness Variability using a Non-Contact Capacitance Thickness Gauge will improve quality and innovation. more

Jun 13, 2017 11:00 AM machinery

Milacron has shown its hand as a potential polyolefin sheet extrusion power player. more

Nov 30, 2016 1:43 PM industry



ExxonMobil and Bandera collaborated at K 2016 to demonstrate a 5-layer flexible line for food lamination packaging and barrier film. more

Nov 7, 2016 2:12 PM industry

The benefits of a long-term partnership can pay dividends down the line and Schur Flexibles Group and Vetaphone have proved this with their relationship that dates back some 50 years. more

Oct 26, 2016 4:38 PM industry

Macro Engineering & Technology, a leading supplier of film and sheet extrusion systems, is pleased to be hosting a series of free technical presentations during this show in Düsseldorf. more

Sep 29, 2016 11:19 AM industry

An exciting film measurement startup is looking for reseller partners for its contactless millmeter wave measurement technology. more

Sep 28, 2016 2:30 PM machinery

SolveTech believes it has the ultimate tool for ensuring quality across the film supply chain and it is bringing its ultra-high precision film gauging to Europe. We spoke to Vice-President of Sales and Marketing Rob Lawrence to learn more. more

Sep 23, 2016 3:30 PM industry

Davis-Standard is going to unwind at K 2016 in a showcase of its high-speed unwind engineered for splice speeds up to 800 m per minute for sensitive, thin webs. more

Sep 15, 2016 12:13 PM industry

Within just six months, Reifenhäuser Blown Film has sold five new lines to the Asian market, which has developed a taste for the reliability, efficiency and optimised web flatness the company brings. more

Feb 24, 2016 10:13 AM machinery

Reifenhäuser Blown Film’s answer to rising performance requirements as demand for barrier film grows, is the development of a highly flexible and efficient 11-layer blown film line. more

Sep 2, 2015 9:48 AM machinery

AMUT's solar lines are now producing EVA foils with the assurance of maximum light transmission, zero shrinkage or deformation and great capacity to achieve cross-linking, while meeting TÜV or CEI EN 50086 certificates requirements. more

Jul 24, 2015 4:07 PM materials

Reifenhäuser has sold the widest cast film line in Europe to a Portuguese film producer. The MIDEX cast film line will enable to production of finished films of up to 4,800 mm in width. more

Jul 14, 2015 9:28 AM machinery

PLAST 2015 is over but Italian film extrusion leader Macchi is still celebrating the successes the five-day event brought it. more

May 14, 2015 10:50 AM machinery

NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH: Honeywell has launched its new concept for on-line sheet and film measurement ZipLine at NPE2015. more

Mar 23, 2015 3:10 PM industry

A new masterbatch from Tosaf can extend the lifespan and effctiveness of greenhouse films, in addition to keeping out virus-carrying pests and preventing petal blackening. more

Feb 25, 2015 8:59 AM materials

EPPM spoke in depth to Solvay's Marketing Manager for Films Philippe-Jacques Leng about the global solar film market and how Solvay is developing new technologies for PV front sheets. more

Feb 18, 2015 9:44 AM materials

NDC Technologies, a leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions, will display its portfolio of in-process and off-line gauging systems for extrusion applications at NPE2015. more

Feb 5, 2015 10:31 AM industry

Growing demands on the blown film packaging industry in Indonesia are putting pressure on the supply chain. Reifenhäuser Extrusioneers tackled these challenges in a special summit. more

Oct 31, 2014 12:05 PM industry

Reifenhäuser Kiefel Extrusion and DuPont have teamed up to develop and launch a peelable, surface printable, multi-layer high barrier lidding film, which seals directly to mono-APET trays, even through fat and meat juices. more

Jul 8, 2014 4:00 PM materials

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