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Cups and trays manufactured from recycled plastic is precisely what battenfeld-cincinnati, Illig Maschinenbau, and Der Grüne Punkt (The Green Dot) are producing in a joint project. Read more

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EREMA Group concludes a successful K 2019

EREMA Group

The EREMA Group's assessment of K 2019 is positive, with all seven companies and business units presenting its range of products and services. Read more

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MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

MOL Group

Following satisfaction of customary transaction approvals, Budapest-based MOL Group has announced its acquisition of German plastic compounder Aurora Group. Read more

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New materials improve high-performance telescopes in astronomy

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Current astronomical high-performance telescopes not only serve the precise imaging observation of stars and galaxies, but allow a multitude of highly specific, physical investigations to elucidate the physical and chemical processes in a star Read more

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Universal Supply Chain meeting demand with YPS wrappers

YPS

The UK’s foremost supplier of shrink wrapping equipment, Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS), has installed a side sealing unit and shrink tunnel into Universal Supply Chain’s (USC) distribution centre. Read more

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Cutting-edge solutions on show at UK’s largest packaging event

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The latest packaging solutions and technologies will take centre stage at Packaging Innovations 2020 when it returns to Birmingham, UK, on 26-27 February. Read more

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LANXESS prepolymers offer new possibilities

LANXESS

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is offering the next generation of Low Free (LF) isocyanate urethane prepolymers that can be formulated into resins for 3D printing. Read more

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Henkel employees organise plastic collection activities

Henkel

Henkel has launched a global employee initiative as part of its commitment to foster a functioning circular economy and reduce plastic waste in the environment. Read more

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PVC4Cables hosts second biennial conference

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PVC4Cables hosted its second biennial conference with the theme ‘In PVC Cables we Trust! Innovation and Sustainability for Smart Electrical Systems’ yesterday in Berlin. Read more

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Eco-friendly light active pigments for fast and durable laser marking

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Laser technology plays an important role in the digital world of industry 4.0, with laser marking widely recognised as one of the most effective technologies for fast and permanent marking and coding of plastics. Read more

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Clariant and Polymateria launch Biotransformation tech partnership

Clariant

UK-based biodegradable and compostable plastics producers Polymateria has announced a partnership with Clariant, one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies, to bring its new Biotransformation technology to market in South East Asia. Read more

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Continental Structural Plastics and Teijin take top spot at SPE Innovation Awards

Continental Structural Plastics

Continental Structural Plastics, along with parent company Teijin, received the 2019 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Innovation Award, Body Exterior Category, as well as the overall Grand Award Read more

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Two of the biggest names in injection moulding machinery and machinery installation are celebrating 25 years of exclusive partnership in the UK and Ireland. Read more

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New tech for agricultural films

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RKW has invested in the latest production technology to develop and produce advanced products for the agricultural and horticultural markets. Read more

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Avery Dennison challenge won by MetroWrapz for second year

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Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions has announced that MetroWrapz of Hollywood, Florida, has earned the King of the Wrap World title for the second consecutive year. Read more

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SGH Healthcaring unveils Zephyr at CPHI 2019

SGH Healthcaring

SGH Healthcaring is launching a new asthma spacer device named Zephyr at CPHI 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany. Read more

industry

UL certifies energy savings of Milliken’s Hyperform HPN nucleating agent for PP

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Milliken Chemical has long said its Hyperform HPN nucleating agent for polypropylene offers significant energy savings to injection moulders during processing. Read more

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PE flexible films recycling: new findings for functional barriers

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The RecyClass Platform has carried out tests on the compatibility of the ethylene vinyl alcohol (EVOH) barrier in polyethlene film with the recycling process. Read more

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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

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K 2019 saw more innovation from Wittmann

Wittmann

At K 2019 in Düsseldorf, Wittmann presented another innovative option for the Wittmann R9 robot control system. Read more

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  • Triumvirate recycling project proves worthy

  • EREMA Group concludes a successful K 2019

    EREMA Group

    EREMA Group concludes a successful K 2019

  • New materials improve high-performance telescopes in astronomy

    INAF

    New materials improve high-performance telescopes in astronomy

    Current material developments for telescopes aim at a further improvement of the spectroscopic analysis of starlight. In co-operation with the Italian INAF Institute, Covestro has developed tailor-made Bayfol®- HX photopolymer films in which highly efficient volume holograms can be inscribed to effectively decompose starlight into its colours.

  • Universal Supply Chain meeting demand with YPS wrappers

    YPS

    Universal Supply Chain meeting demand with YPS wrappers

  • Henkel employees organise plastic collection activities

    Henkel

    Henkel employees organise plastic collection activities

    Henkel employees in France organise plastic collection activities

  • Eco-friendly light active pigments for fast and durable laser marking

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    Eco-friendly light active pigments for fast and durable laser marking

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