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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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Tropic Plastic acquires fifth flexo press from Comexi

Comexi

South African company Tropic Plastic and Packaging has purchased a Comexi F2 MB press from Spanish firm Comexi. Read more

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Sodick Europe opens new UK HQ

Sodick Europe

Sodick Europe has welcomed 170 guests to the opening of its new headquarters in Warwick, UK. 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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Former German Defence Minister and new Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has been elected as European Commission President after winning a ballot of MEPs in Strasbourg. Read more

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Graham Packaging Releases 2018 Sustainability Report

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Graham Packaging, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative and sustainable plastic packaging solutions, announces the release of its 2018 Annual Sustainability Report. 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

K 2019

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

K 2019

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

K 2019

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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Milacron to present latest technologies at K 2019

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Milacron Holdings Corp., a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, is to present its latest cutting-edge technologies in its upcoming participation at K 2019. Read more

K 2019

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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EREMA CEO Manfred Hackl

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Manfred Hackl answers questions from VDMA about recycling, materials, and the circular economy: "For one thing is sure, in future we will need plastics even more urgently than today in order to maintain our standard of living and our way of life." Read more

K 2019

ALPLA wants to reduce its carbon footprint by 10 per cent by 2022

ALPLA

The third sustainability report released by ALPLA, the global specialists in packaging solutions, provides detailed insights into the company’s development strategy. Read more

materials

Elesa ZCR and ZCL modular transmission elements – racks and spur gears

Elesa

Elesa ZCR and ZCL rack and spur gear transmission elements are suited for applications where, in addition to mechanical resistance, quiet operations are required, with no need for lubrication maintenance. Read more

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Bandera hits the market with SmartFlex lines in Poland and Slovenia

Bandera

Greater flexibility is the key aspect that makes the SmartFlex lines amongst the most appreciated and required by customers among the other Bandera Blown Film technologies. Read more

machinery

NEO Group Complex at Klaipeda, Lithuania

NEO Group

Twelve years ago, NEO Group purchased BKG underwater pelletisers and related components for three PET polymerisation lines but installed only two, storing the unused BKG equipment in their original shipping boxes. Read more

machinery

  • Tropic Plastic acquires fifth flexo press from Comexi

    Comexi

    Tropic Plastic acquires fifth flexo press from Comexi

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  • Graham Packaging Releases 2018 Sustainability Report

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    Graham Packaging Releases 2018 Sustainability Report

  • Recyclable HDPE packaging with RecyClass

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    Recyclable HDPE packaging with RecyClass

  • Milacron to present latest technologies at K 2019

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    Milacron to present latest technologies at K 2019

  • Circle Value Chain

    Petcore Europe

    Circle Value Chain

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