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NUPI announces first European certifications for Niron Beta system

NUPI Industrie Italiane

Italy-based piping systems manufacturers NUPI Industrue Italiane SpA (NUPI) has announced that the Niron β system for HVAC applications received CSTB and ATEC certificates, the first European certifications obtained by NUPI for this product range. Read more

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TEPPFA expands membership base

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TEPPFA has expanded its membership base with direct company members, national associations and associated members. Read more

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3D-PRINTED MAGIC MOON GARDEN DESIGN

ESA

ESA asked the public what they would have 3D printed to make a future lunar base seem like home? The winning idea came from an artist with a longstanding fascination with the Moon, whose work forms part of the Ely Cathedral Science Festival in the UK Read more

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Call for papers at PP XX Amsterdam

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The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) has issued a call for papers to be presented at its next conference and exhibition, Plastic Pipes XX. Read more

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Plaswood Hero

RPC Group

UK-based Plaswood has launched its range of ‘Hero’picnic tables that match style with sustainability to transform external spaces with elegant, durable furniture. Read more

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Evonik’s TROGAMID passes Casio tests

Evonik

Due to its special combination of properties, TROGAMID CX from Evonik was the only high-performance plastic to pass the strict material tests set by Japanese technology company Casio. Read more

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Cavalier’s problem-solving expertise showcased at Moulding Expo 2019

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Canada-based Cavalier Tool and Manufacturing is one of the few companies worldwide able to figure out how to compensate for distortion before tools are manufactured. Read more

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The Starlinger recoSTAR PET recycling line at Extrupet’s plant.

Starlinger

Extrupet Group (Pty) Ltd, South Africa's first and largest recycling operation for post-consumer PET bottles, has ordered a second Starlinger PET recycling line to meet the country's growing demand for rPET. Read more

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NFC-enabled caps and closures go global

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Plastic caps and closures supplier BERICAP and AIPIA member Thinfilm Electronics have signed a Letter of Intent for an exclusive joint partnership to develop fully integrated digital authentication solutions in over-the-counter pharmaceuticals Read more

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Bombardier Stratasys 3D printed

Business Wire

Stratasys has announced that Germany-based manufacturer Bombardier Transportation will utilise the large-scale industrial-grade Stratasys F900 3D Printer as part of its operations in the DACH region. Read more

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A new twin-screw extruder has begun operating in the TecCenter for processing standard and technical polymers

SANITIZED AG, PR024

A specially developed twin-screw extruder in the Sanitized AG TecCenter allows even faster development of new masterbatch combinations and the manufacture of test amounts of polymers with individual antimicrobial additives. Read more

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Energica

Preparations for the resumption of activities for the FIM Enel MotoE World Cup are underway after a fire in Jerez destroyed much of the material for the MotoE, including Ego Corsa machines. Read more

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X-Swift

BASF

BASF, Longterm Concept, and Gu Guoyi have collaborated to develop X-Swift – a new athleisure shoe that fuses four BASF advanced material innovations with the latest footwear automation technology. Read more

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Global BOPET film market growth forecast

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The global BOPET film market has seen demand grow by 6.7% per annum over the last five years and now sits at just over five million tonnes, according to research from Wood Mackenzie Chemicals. Read more

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Mactac to showcase brand new cast wrapping Mactac ColourWrap Series at FESPA 2019

Mactac, PR017

Fleet wrapping projects and affordable vehicle customisation have received a welcome boost with the launch of a new Mactac ColourWrap Series of cast films. Read more

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ESA signs carbon composites contracts

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MT Aerospace and ArianeGroup have signed contracts with the European Space Agency to develop a Prototype of a Highly OptimisEd Black Upper Stage (Phoebus). Read more

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+Restore additive exhibited 65% greater Izod impact strength than unmodified regrind

Riverdale Global

A new liquid additive reduces the polymer degradation that takes place during melt processing, substantially increasing physical property retention in regrind as compared with unmodified material. Read more

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Vinyl Plus Forum 2019

VinylPlus

VinylPlus, the Voluntary Commitment to sustainable development of the European PVC industry, recycled 739,525 tonnes of PVC within its framework in 2018 – a 15.6% increase on the previous year. Read more

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Prague, Czech Republic

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Champions league vinyl

This year’s Vinyl Plus Sustainability Forum was hosted at the Hilton Prague, and the Czech Republic’s Environment Minister Richard Brabec welcomed players, stakeholders and journalists as discussions on sustainability and circularity began Read more

14 May 2019 14:22 editor's blog

Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

BASF

BASF’s plastic additives package is helping to protect the roof at Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2 with TPO sheets produced by Wonpoong Corporation, South Korea. Read more

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  • NUPI announces first European certifications for Niron Beta system

    NUPI Industrie Italiane

    NUPI announces first European certifications for Niron Beta system

    NIRON β PP-RCT

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    Energica

    Ego Corsa by Energica

  • DuPont Dust Boots Hytrel TPC

    DuPont

    DuPont Dust Boots Hytrel TPC

    DuPont Dust Boots Hytrel TPC

  • Polyplastics POM gears

    Polyplastics

    Polyplastics POM gears

    Polyplastics POM gears

  • LEHVOSS Group brings new brand, 125th anniversary celebration, and product news to Chinaplas

    LEHVOSS

    LEHVOSS Group brings new brand, 125th anniversary celebration, and product news to Chinaplas

  • Henkel black packaging

    Henkel

    Henkel black packaging

    Henkel black packaging

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