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Avery Dennison joins SABIC in TRUCIRCLE initiative

Avery Dennison, PR441

Avery Dennison has taken an important step towards supplying a recycled polypropylene label material, collaborating with SABIC in the TRUCIRCLE initiative, which encompasses circular materials and technologies. Read more

materials

New liquid additive enables ‘virgin-like’ properties from regrind

Riverdale Global

Physical property tests carried out by Riverdale Global has demonstrated that the +Restore liquid additive is even more effective than originally claimed for improving the performance of plastics regrind based on post-consumer waste. Read more

materials

Useon equips 70,000-tonne PP pelletising line with BKG underwater pelletiser

Useon

Extruder manufacturer Useon (Nanjing) Extrusion Machinery Co., Ltd. has installed a 70,000-tonne per year PP pelletising line that incorporates a BKG underwater pelletiser from Nordson Corporation. Read more

machinery

Brüggemann and Fraunhofer LBF have joined forces to successfully tackle one of the seemingly insurmountable problems of plastics recycling. Read more

materials

Mondi supports Unilever with recyclable packaging solution

Mondi

Mondi is collaborating with Unilever to deliver a new PP mono-material solution in Turkey for its Knorr dry soup powder range. Read more

materials

Latest cube tool technology for white goods industry runs with Polykemi PP compound

Polykemi

At K 2019 a new cube tool concept was launched and nicknamed ‘The magic dice of steel’. In this new cube tool concept, dishwasher wheels (consisting of two components made of two raw materials with different mould temperatures) were injected Read more

materials

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

machinery

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

2019 Milliken & Company

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

materials

NATPET showcases advances in several polypropylene resin grades at K 2019.

© 2019 Milliken & Company

Saudi Arabia’s National Petrochemical Industrial Co. (NATPET), a major producer of propylene and polypropylene, showcased advances in several material grades at K 2019. Read more

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Clariant additives enable recyclability and quality

Clariant

Through a ‘Symphony of Collaboration’ with partners along the full plastics value chain, Clariant is taking proactive steps in addressing the problem of plastic pollution with new solutions for diverse industry sectors. Read more

materials

New standard for stormwater boxes to stimulate demand

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CEN has published a new set of standards for stormwater boxes that simplify the market situation in Europe with a myriad of local standards, quality marks and approvals. Read more

industry

Starlinger has circularity in the bag

Starlinger

At K 2019, Starlinger & Co. GmbH is presenting a closed loop system for big bags made from woven polypropylene. Read more

K 2019

BASF making Foam Expo Europe debut

BASF

For the first time BASF is presenting a broad foam portfolio at the Foam Expo Europe, which takes place from 10-12 September in Stuttgart, Germany. Read more

materials

New bio-based polymers coming to market

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LyondellBasell, in partnership with Finland-based energy company Neste, recently announced a world-first in the bio-based polymer industry, jointly announcing the first parallel production of bio-based polypropylene and polyethylene Read more

materials

Bottles help deliver a soup-erior experience

Re:Nourish

A major disruptor in the prepared soups market is providing a new taste and wellbeing experience with the help of custom-moulded bottles from M&H Corby, a company of Berry Global. Read more

materials

Geocell increases drainage areas

Geoplast

As water management and flooding resilience are more demanding, Italy-based construction and infrastructure solutions manufacturer Geoplast recognises the need for a solution that is able to easily and efficiently increase drainage areas. Read more

materials

Paccor acquires EDV Packaging Solutions

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Paccor has acquired the majority stake in EDV Packaging Solutions, one of the leading manufacturers of rigid barrier packaging for the food industry. Read more

materials

Tolsa to announce ADINS expansion at K 2019

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Tolsa, a Madrid-based supplier of flame-retardant synergists and specialised additives for the wire and cable, construction, railway, and electronics industries, has launched an extension of its ADINS range of flame-retardant additives Read more

K 2019

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

materials

Permavoid Pitch

Polypipe

A breakthrough portable pitch system developed specifically to International Hockey Federation (FIH) standards will see its first use at the FIH Pro League matches between Great Britain and New Zealand at the Twickenham Stoop stadium, UK, on 23 June. Read more

materials

  • Avery Dennison joins SABIC in TRUCIRCLE initiative

    Avery Dennison, PR441

    Avery Dennison joins SABIC in TRUCIRCLE initiative

  • New liquid additive enables ‘virgin-like’ properties from regrind

    Riverdale Global

    New liquid additive enables ‘virgin-like’ properties from regrind

  • Brüggemann and Fraunhofer collaborate in recycling project

  • Mondi supports Unilever with recyclable packaging solution

    Mondi

    Mondi supports Unilever with recyclable packaging solution

    Photo by Klaus Ranger (www.klausranger.at)

  • Latest cube tool technology for white goods industry runs with Polykemi PP compound

    Polykemi

    Latest cube tool technology for white goods industry runs with Polykemi PP compound

    'The magic dice of steel'

  • Triumvirate recycling project proves worthy

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