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The largest mechanical engineering group in Germany brought its Additive Manufacturing committee to see Arburg's Freeformer expertise in Lossburg. more

industry

Just how real is sustainability on the shelf?

EPPM Editor Rose Brooke’s blog on green consumerism asks if sustainability on the shelf is something we are seeing more of, do the brands making green promises do enough for their customers? more

20 Apr 2018 10:56 editor's blog

America's Plastics Industry Association is set to secure the largest ever NPE in 2018. more

NPE 2018

Sustainability, bioplastics and recycling were the inspiration behind three talented students' work. EPPM caught up with the bright sparks recognised by the SPRA. more

industry

EPPM sat down with Jabil Packaging Solutions, the biggest packaging innovator you've never heard of, to find out how this champion of modern packaging is future-proofing the world's biggest brands. more

industry

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Arburg will be presenting a special highlight at Plast 2018 to mark the 25th anniversary of Arburg's Italian subsidiary. more

industry

Nestlé has announced its ambition to make 100 per cent of its packaging recyclable or re-usable by 2025. more

industry

Maker of DuPont Nomex, DuPont Safety & Construction has announced it will complete the addition of Nomex Filament Yarn capacity at the DuPont Asturias site in Spain. more

industry

Fakuma is championing the plastics technologies that are pushing engineering further through lightweighting. more

industry

Nigel Flowers, head of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK, has observed an increased focus on bioplastics for processing, and offers a run-down of considerations before processing PEF. more

industry

Husky will demonstrate its flexible, efficient and reliable manufacturing solutions, as well as highlight exciting new applications for multiple markets at NPE2018. more

NPE 2018

EuMBC confirm key speakers for conference taking place in Brussels on 17th May. 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. more

industry

Plastics industry experts present their thought leadership at NPE2018: The Plastics Show. more

NPE 2018

The acquisition of Husky Injection Molding has been successfully closed, with Platinum Equity taking over the Ontario-based company. more

industry

A. Schulman is the exclusive distribution partner for VESTOLIT’S Suspension-, Micro suspension- and Emulsion (E)-PVC grades in selected European countries. more

materials

England is introducing a deposit scheme for plastic drinks bottles and other packaging, a move Environment Secretary Michael Gove says will "take action on plastic bottles to help clean up our ocean". more

industry

Europe, Canada and South Africa are making strong progress in household packaging collection and recycling but wide disparities remain a block to reaching a circular economy. more

industry

Arburg held its annual Technology Days from 14-17 March, welcoming over 6000 visitors to its moulding technology showcase in Lossburg, Germany. more

industry

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Félix Miessen

The Danish Environmental Protection Agency has conducted a recent study proving plastic to be the material with the overall lowest impact to the environment. more

industry

  • BASF stellt ‘Material Selection 17/18‘ vor / BASF presents

    BASF stellt ‘Material Selection 17/18‘ vor / BASF presents

    Die Trendforscher und Designer des Kunststoffbereichs aus Europa und Asien gingen gemeinsam vor, um für Kunden Denkanstöße und Inspiration für zukünftige Produktentwicklungen bereit zu halten. Am Ende standen zwei Haupttrends fest: ‚Morphology‘ und ‚Mindfulness‘. Das Trendbuch bietet Kunden einen Weg, diese Trends zu materialisieren. The trend researchers and designers of the plastics division from Europe and Asia worked together to provide ideas and inspiration for future product developments for customers. Two main trends emerged: 'Morphology' and 'Mindfulness'. The trend book offers a way to materialise these trends for customers.

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