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Ogle Models

Ogle Models

Based in Letchworth, UK, prototyping company Ogle Models has invested in a new piece of equipment which will further enhance its pioneering product technology. Read more

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The Basics of Plastics Extrusion

Davis-Standard

Davis-Standard will be offering its popular extrusion seminar ‘The Basics of Plastics Extrusion’ on 9-10 April 2019 at its headquarters in Pawcatuck, Connecticut, US. Read more

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Plastic Pipes Welding and McElroy presented at The Big 5 tradeshow in Dubai in November 2018

McElroy

McElroy fusion machines have a new home in the Middle East with the opening of Plastic Pipes Welding’s facility in Dubai to provide thermoplastic pipe welding solutions with the sales, rental and service of McElroy fusion equipment. Read more

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Effective 1st March 2019, Albis Plastic will exclusively distribute Eastman Chemical’s copolyester product portfolio in France and Poland. Read more

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Shopping bags restrictions add pressure to Turkish PE demand

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Turkish PE players are feeling the effects of the restriction on the use of plastic bags just weeks after a compulsory charge was implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Urban Planning in Ankara. Read more

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The Stockmeier Group, one of the biggest family-run distributors in the European chemical sector, has become a shareholder of the German technology start-up chembid. Read more

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Bioplasturgy pioneer and green chemicals company Carbios and biosciences production company TWB have received €7.5m in funding from the Investments for the Future Program operated by ADEME to support the scale-up of PET biorecycling projects Read more

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RPC Group

RPC Group

The diversity of packaging solutions available within the RPC Group has been demonstrated by a three-year co-operation agreement established between TINE, Norway’s largest producer, distributor and exporter of dairy products, and three RPC members Read more

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Cup Forming Machine Thermorunner KTR 5.1 Speed with PUS Stacker

Kiefel Technologies

Kiefel Technologies’ Thermorunner KTR 5.1 Speed cup forming machine operates effectively in both mass production and niche products using intelligent technology and forming quality with high production speeds. Read more

machinery

New special-effect liquid colours from Riverdale Global enable manufacturers of packaging and consumer products to enhance shelf appeal and add value while using lower addition levels than with a pellet masterbatch. Read more

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After a 2017 peak that bolstered hopes among Italian manufacturers, the first three quarters of 2018 proved to be disappointing for sales to the Russian market. Read more

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