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First COMPEO compounding system for colour masterbatch in operation

BUSS AG

Only announced to the plastics industry in the run-up to K 2019, a COMPEO 88 compounder from BUSS is already in industrial use. The first user is a multinational masterbatch manufacturer, which has been producing color masterbatches with this system Read more

machinery

Noris Plastic Altdorf accelerates development

Noris Plastic Altdorf

At K 2019 Noris Plastic Altdorf will introduce the ‘Made in Germany’ compounder ZSC 20 with 20mm screw diameter from the advanced series of flexible laboratory compounders. Read more

K 2019

In-product taggants and on-site detection now possible across product range

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Anti-counterfeiting tech company Dotz Limited has increased the functionality of its product authentication detectors with new library storage and sorting capability which now enable verification co-ordination across entire product sets. Read more

materials

Oden Technologies partners to deliver Industry 4.0 solutions

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Industrial automation provider Oden Technologies has announced a partnership with WorldWide Polymer Compounding (WWPC), a leading specialist in process development and troubleshooting for the compounding industry to offer Oden’s products to polymer Read more

machinery

They join the smaller COMPEO 55 which was launched to the market around a year ago Read more

K 2019

ZE GP Agile twin-screw extruder

KraussMaffei Berstorff

KraussMaffei Berstorff will showcase its new ZE GP Agile twin-screw extruder series at this year's Chinaplas exhibition in Guangzhou. Read more

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Baerlocher USA

The company says its products deliver improvements in melt stability, polymer colour and antioxidant solubility, all critical elements for stabilising virgin and recycled resins. Read more

industry

ZE BluePower extruder

Mehnert Harald

KraussMaffei Berstorff GmbH offers two highly innovative solutions for all twin-screw extruders of the new ZE BluePower generation, enabling optimal integration of advanced compounding equipment with industry 4.0 technologies. Read more

machinery

At this year’s Fakuma, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron present first-class plastics processing solutions – especially solutions for the efficient feeding of bulk material into the compounding process. Read more

industry

LyondellBasell has positioned itself as a serious global compounding power by completing its acquisition of A. Schulman. Read more

industry

A. Schulman will present a broad range of products and innovations spanning a wide range of end markets at NPE 2018. Read more

industry

ALBIS Plastics will highlight its portfolio of locally produced materials along with its portfolio of high-performance plastics, compound solutions, and masterbatches at NPE2018. Read more

industry

The third edition of the compounding workshop ‘The art of mixing, reinforcing and incorporating additives to plastics’ will be held at AIMPLAS’ facilities in Spain. Read more

industry

A compounding workshop, focusing on the art of mixing, reinforcing and incorporating additives to plastics will be held at AIMPLAS’ facilities in Valencia, Spain. Read more

industry

A big free database for materials scientists to search for polymers is now available from Matmatch. Read more

materials

LyondellBasell says it will acquire A. Schulman, Inc. for a total of $2.25 billion (approx.. €1.8bn Euro). Read more

industry

As it continues to strengthen its global presence, specialty chemicals company LANXESS is galvanising its operations in China to capitalise on potential growth in automotive and E&E. Read more

materials

A compounding facility for Albis' ALCOM and ALTECH has started production in America. Read more

industry

NRC partner UBE has started compounding at a newly fitted out plant in Valencia, Spain. Read more

industry

Teknor Apex has announced it is building a 15,000 m sq European 'Hub of Innovation' compounding and research and development facility. Read more

industry

  • First COMPEO compounding system for colour masterbatch in operation

    BUSS AG

    First COMPEO compounding system for colour masterbatch in operation

    Gentle yet emphatic pressure build-up in the conical twin-screw discharge unit contributes significantly to high process consistency and uniform product quality

  • MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

    MOL Group

    MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

  • Polykemi leads the way for recycled plastic compounds by hosting in-house workshops

    Polykemi

    Polykemi leads the way for recycled plastic compounds by hosting in-house workshops

    Richard Vanselow, Hanna Larsson, Anders Svensson and Mattias Persson during the first workshop.

  • Noris Plastic Altdorf accelerates development

    Noris Plastic Altdorf

    Noris Plastic Altdorf accelerates development

  • In-product taggants and on-site detection now possible across product range

    via Shutterstock

    In-product taggants and on-site detection now possible across product range

  • Oden Technologies partners to deliver Industry 4.0 solutions

    via Shutterstock

    Oden Technologies partners to deliver Industry 4.0 solutions

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