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Abbey Logistics awarded a bulk polymer distribution contract

Abbey Logistics

Abbey Logistics sees continued growth in the polymers sector following continued investment in its bulk transport fleet, equipment and added value services, including bag to bulk facilities and warehousing. Read more

materials

Travel light: AIMPLAS helps design railway of the future

AIMPLAS

AIMPLAS successfully participated in the recently completed European MAT4RAIL project, which developed new materials and components to design the ‘railway of the future’. Read more

materials

PPI President David Fink

PPI

The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) has named David M Fink as its new President and Executive Director effective at the end of January. Read more

industry

US EPA rule could mean more lead water pipe replacement

PPI Inc.

Tighter rules limiting the amount of permissible lead in water pipes has led to the Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) issuing an overview for dealing with and eliminating deteriorating pipes. Read more

materials

TEPPFA launches new website

TEPPFA

The new website has been developed to optimise the user experience by guiding them to the relevant information as efficiently as possible Read more

industry

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe entry deadline extended

PRAE 2020

Organisers of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020 have extended the entry deadline for all seven award categories until Friday 6 December 2019. The judging panel for the 2020 awards has also been announced. Read more

industry

Action Technology exhibits solutions for irrigation applications

Action Technology

Plastic and rubber solutions that meet a variety of requirements for irrigation applications will be featured by Action Technology, a Tekni-Plex business, at the Irrigation Show 2019 in Las Vegas, US, on 4-5 December. Read more

materials

Côte D’Ivoire putting plastic waste to clever use

Frank Dejongh/UNICEF

Too much plastic waste plus too few schools has led a factory in Côte D’Ivoire to combine the problems by building schools from discarded flip-flops and tyres. Read more

materials

BASF additives improve underwater cable sheathing

BASF

The additives play a crucial role in stabilising the production process and extending the service lifespan of underwater cable sheathing. Read more

materials

PMR: Global sales of plastic pipes surpassed $30bn in 2018

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A new market study on the plastic pipes market that includes the global industry analysis for 2014-2018 and forecast for 2019-2029 considers plastic pipes in the construction industry and offers thorough analysis of the plastic pipes market Read more

industry

TEPPFA: Plastic pipes brings efficiency gains

TEPPFA

Surface heating and cooling using plastic pipes is helping facilitate a greater uptake of renewable heat sources and proving highly energy-efficient in our increasingly energy-aware climate. Read more

industry

Under the theme ‘In PVC Cables we Trust! Innovation and Sustainability for Smart Electrical Systems’, PVC4Cables will host its second bi-annual conference in Berlin, Germany, on 7 November 2019. Read more

materials

PPI hosts free electrofusion guides for HDPE pipe

Plastic Pipes Institute

Two guides detailing the steps for electrofusing joints and couplings for a HDPE pipelines are available for free at the Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc.’s (PPI) website. Read more

industry

Expanded Polystyrene’s (EPS) natural make-up of approximately 98 per cent air makes it highly buoyant and ideal for the construction of floating mooring and docks. Read more

materials

New standard for stormwater boxes to stimulate demand

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CEN has published a new set of standards for stormwater boxes that simplify the market situation in Europe with a myriad of local standards, quality marks and approvals. Read more

industry

Geocell increases drainage areas

Geoplast

As water management and flooding resilience are more demanding, Italy-based construction and infrastructure solutions manufacturer Geoplast recognises the need for a solution that is able to easily and efficiently increase drainage areas. Read more

materials

Round Value Package Premium – technology designed for VCV lines to improve cable core roundness and simultaneously increase the curing capacity of the line

Maillefer

Southwire Company LLC, a leading manufacturer of high-voltage underground cable systems, aims to boost cable production and quality with the Maillefer Round Premium Package. Read more

machinery

Milestone reached for recycled plastic kerbs

Durakerb

A company specialising in transforming waste plastic into construction materials has announced the installation of its 400,000th kerb in the UK. Read more

materials

China’s Plastic Pipe Industry Conference signals further growth

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The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) announces that papers delivered during the sixth China International Plastic Pipe Conference will point towards further growth Read more

materials

Tests confirm 100-year expected lifetime for PVC and PE pipes

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Practical experiences gathered and technical assessments carried out support that unplasticised (PVC-U), high impact polyvinyl chloride (PVC-Hi) and polyethylene (PE) buried pipes Read more

materials

  • Abbey Logistics awarded a bulk polymer distribution contract

    Abbey Logistics

    Abbey Logistics awarded a bulk polymer distribution contract

  • Abbey Logistics awarded a bulk polymer distribution contract

    Abbey Logistics

    Abbey Logistics awarded a bulk polymer distribution contract

  • Travel light: AIMPLAS helps design railway of the future

    AIMPLAS

    Travel light: AIMPLAS helps design railway of the future

  • PPI President David Fink

    PPI

    PPI President David Fink

    PPI President David Fink

  • US EPA rule could mean more lead water pipe replacement

    PPI Inc.

    US EPA rule could mean more lead water pipe replacement

  • TEPPFA launches new website

    TEPPFA

    TEPPFA launches new website

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