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Plastic gains demand as key bags and sacks material

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Heavy duty bags and sacks have been gaining high demand in the past few years for their ability to sustain more weight compared to conventional bags. The global heavy duty bags and sacks market is estimated to register a four per cent value CAGR over Read more

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ULTRA 600 dryer

Maguire Products Inc.

The world’s only vacuum resin dryer designed for plastics processors has a new brand name that reflects its proven capability to pay for itself through substantial savings in energy costs. Read more

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Johnston Sweepers builds and exports up to 1,000 municipal and contractor cleansing vehicles a year

Johnston Sweepers

Global street cleaning vehicle manufacturer Johnston Sweepers is reaping the benefits of switching from metal fabricated components to plastic moulded parts with the assistance of UK-based injection moulder Broanmain Plastics. Read more

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Walter van het Hof

Trinseo

Global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders, and synthetic rubber, Trinseo has announced the release of its 2019 Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report. Read more

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As a founding member of the ERDE initiative (Erntekunststoffe Recycling Deutschland), RKW has committed to collecting and recycling 65 per cent of all silage and stretch films sold on the German market by 2022. Read more

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Europe’s flexible packaging market will be worth over €16bn by 2023

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Europe's flexible packaging market is predicted to achieve a CAGR of two per cent over the next five years to reach over €16bn in 2023, according to the latest Wood Mackenzie Chemicals ‘Flexible Packaging Europe Supply Demand Report.’ Read more

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The Sonnenwagen was presented in Aachen.

Covestro

In Aachen, Germany, a team of students presented the new model of a racing car that runs on solar energy alone. Read more

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Queensland to host PVC AUS 2020

Vinyl Council of Australia

Surf’s up in Queensland in May when the Vinyl Council of Australia will host PVC AUS 2020: Shared Horizons, the nation’s premier vinyl conference attracting global expert speakers and delegates to debate current and future issues Read more

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BASF Supervisory Board extends appointment of three members

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The Supervisory Board of BASF SE today extended the appointments of BASF Board members Saori Dubourg, Markus Kamieth and Wayne T Smith. Read more

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Meusberger offers optimal materials for machining

Meusberger

From 16-21 September EMO, the trade fair for metalworking, will open its doors in Hannover. Meusburger will be present again this year in Hall 5 at Stand E23 Read more

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FMI: pallet wrap sales grow amid logistics industry reforms

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According to a report by Future Market Insights, pallet wraps sales exceeded 3,100 tonnes in 2018, and are likely to grow by 3.2% in 2019. Read more

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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

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Recyclable HDPE packaging with RecyClass

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With the goal of supporting the efforts of the industry towards increased plastic packaging recyclability, RecyClass has released the Recyclability Evaluation Protocol for HDPE Containers. Read more

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Future interior vehicle designs will offer drivers a greater sensory experience with fewer buttons and switches

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At K 2019, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH will unveil the future of minimalist modern car dashboards, making driving more comfortable for millions of motorists. Read more

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Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

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At K 2019 Solvay will reveal developments in thermoplastic composites, a lightweighting material that enhances the group’s sustainable mobility objectives Read more

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Better living with high-performance polymers and additives from Evonik

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Evonik Industries, one of the world’s leading specialty chemicals companies, will be in Düsseldorf, Germany, for this year’s K 2019 plastics trade show, where it will present its portfolio of high-performance polymers and specialty additives. Read more

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Topanel to invest €9m in new plant

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Romanian PU and PIR sandwich panel maker Topanel is planning to invest €9m in a new production facility in the southern city of Ramnicu Valcea. Read more

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Circle Value Chain

Petcore Europe

PET Monomer Recycling is innovative and new. It opens a completely new perspective on how to deal with the concerns about plastics and plastic waste. Read more

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Innovation with adhesion compound from KRAIBURG TPE

2019 KRAIBURG TPE

KRAIBURG TPE offers a broad range of thermoplastic elastomers for interior and exterior applications, as well as applications for engine compartments and power trains of motor vehicles. Read more

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Polystone P CubX

Röchling Engineering Plastics SE & Co. KG

Röchling Engineering Plastics SE & Co. KG based in Haren, Germany, now offers Polystone P CubX white UV, a UV-resistant version of Polystone P CubX, a tank construction sheet developed in 2018. Read more

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  • Plastic gains demand as key bags and sacks material

    via Shutterstock

    Plastic gains demand as key bags and sacks material

  • ULTRA 600 dryer

    Maguire Products Inc.

    ULTRA 600 dryer

    ULTRA 600 dryer

  • Recyclable HDPE packaging with RecyClass

    via Shutterstock

    Recyclable HDPE packaging with RecyClass

  • Sica’s saw model TRKC 160E for HDPE, PP-R multilayer and PVDF pipes

    Sica

    Sica’s saw model TRKC 160E for HDPE, PP-R multilayer and PVDF pipes

    Sica’s saw model TRKC 160E for HDPE, PP-R multilayer and PVDF pipes

  • Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV

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    Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV

    Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV

  • The self-adhesive liquid silicone rubber has a low-friction surface, which makes it easy to install. WACKER will be exhibiting the product for the first time at this year’s plastics show K 2019

    Wacker

    The self-adhesive liquid silicone rubber has a low-friction surface, which makes it easy to install. WACKER will be exhibiting the product for the first time at this year’s plastics show K 2019

    Connector housing with injection-molded orange radial seal made from ELASTOSIL LR 3675. The self-adhesive liquid silicone rubber has a low-friction surface, which makes it easy to install. Wacker will be exhibiting the product for the first time at this year’s plastics show K 2019

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