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AIMPLAS is leading the ‘BIOnTop’ project, the objective of which is to develop new, competitive, low-cost, recyclable packaging solutions designed to be mechanically recycled, compostable or suitable for anaerobic digestion. Read more

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The company has revealed positive second quarter financial result despite Covid-19 and a low oil price environment. Read more

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base model 1450 flexible screw conveyor with 115mm O.D. polymer conveyor tube

Flexicon

UK-based materials handling specialist Flexicon has introduced a new base model 1450 flexible screw conveyor with 115mm O.D. polymer conveyor tube and low-cost carbon steel floor hopper and discharge housing. Read more

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US trade fair Pack Expo cancelled for the first time

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After thoughtful consultation with the PMMI Board of Directors, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, has made the difficult decision to cancel its in-person Pack Expo International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO in Chicago Read more

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The first two countries to establish digital-only production plants are France and Poland, where local partners will be leveraging ePac’s successful business model, which delivers custom printed roll-stock and finished pouches. Read more

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Intertronics makes progress in CA bonding technology

Intertronics

Peter Swanson, Managing Director at adhesives specialist Intertronics, explains how the new Born2Bond range represents a big step forward in cyanoacrylate technology. Read more

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Amaplast releases recycling potential video

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This video aims to highlight how useful plastic is in daily life, as well as the essential contribution it offers in the field of food storage, hygiene and personal care Read more

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Mixed market reaction to EU €800/tonne plastics charge as implementation details emerge.

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Mixed market reaction to EU plastics charge

Mark Victory, Senior Editor, Recycling at ICIS, discusses the reactions of the market to the EU's €800/tonne plastic packaging waste charge, passed by the EU Council last week, as the implementation details emerge. Read more

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INEOS Styrolution and Recycling Technologies sign PS recycling JDA

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INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, and Recycling Technologies, a specialist plastic recycling technology provider, have announced the signing of a joint development agreement (JDA) to further advance the development of recycling of PS Read more

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RadiciGroup closes 2019 with positive results

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Italian multinational company RadiciGroup closed the financial year 2019 with a consolidated sales revenue of €1,092m and EBITDA of €165m. Read more

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Taghleef Industries introduces reLIFE

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As part of an initiative to pioneer in developing solutions that support the move from a linear to a more circular economy, Taghleef Industries introduces its new product portfolio called reLIFE. Read more

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KRAIBURG TPE promotes sustainability in building and construction

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KRAIBURG TPE, a global TPE manufacturer of a wide range of thermoplastic elastomer products and custom solutions for multiple industries, offers the THERMOLAST K EX/UV series that has a wealth of features for building and construction Read more

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VDMA: German plastics and rubber engineering in a nosedive

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The rise in turnover over recent years has come to a halt as German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers had to resign themselves to a fall of six per cent. Read more

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BOBST apprentices prove their skills with new machine installation

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A team of apprentices have put the skills they have acquired into practice after successfully installing a new NOVACUT 106E die-cutter into the Competence Centre at Bobst UK & Ireland headquarters in Redditch, UK. Read more

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Flexible packaging demand creates space for BOPA growth

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A recent study by Future Market Insights forecasts that the global BOPA films market will witness remarkable opportunities during the coming decade as flexible packaging becomes more popular. Read more

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