MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

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Following satisfaction of customary transaction approvals, Budapest-based MOL Group has announced its acquisition of German plastic compounder Aurora Group. Read more


New materials improve high-performance telescopes in astronomy


Current astronomical high-performance telescopes not only serve the precise imaging observation of stars and galaxies, but allow a multitude of highly specific, physical investigations to elucidate the physical and chemical processes in a star Read more


Universal Supply Chain meeting demand with YPS wrappers


The UK’s foremost supplier of shrink wrapping equipment, Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS), has installed a side sealing unit and shrink tunnel into Universal Supply Chain’s (USC) distribution centre. Read more


Cutting-edge solutions on show at UK’s largest packaging event

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The latest packaging solutions and technologies will take centre stage at Packaging Innovations 2020 when it returns to Birmingham, UK, on 26-27 February. Read more


Vanden Recycling has established a new location in Dubai, servicing the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. Read more


LANXESS prepolymers offer new possibilities


Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is offering the next generation of Low Free (LF) isocyanate urethane prepolymers that can be formulated into resins for 3D printing. Read more


Henkel employees organise plastic collection activities


Henkel has launched a global employee initiative as part of its commitment to foster a functioning circular economy and reduce plastic waste in the environment. Read more


Eco-friendly light active pigments for fast and durable laser marking

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Laser technology plays an important role in the digital world of industry 4.0, with laser marking widely recognised as one of the most effective technologies for fast and permanent marking and coding of plastics. Read more


Clariant and Polymateria launch Biotransformation tech partnership


UK-based biodegradable and compostable plastics producers Polymateria has announced a partnership with Clariant, one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies, to bring its new Biotransformation technology to market in South East Asia. Read more


Continental Structural Plastics and Teijin take top spot at SPE Innovation Awards

Continental Structural Plastics

Continental Structural Plastics, along with parent company Teijin, received the 2019 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Innovation Award, Body Exterior Category, as well as the overall Grand Award Read more


New tech for agricultural films

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RKW has invested in the latest production technology to develop and produce advanced products for the agricultural and horticultural markets. Read more



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