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Audia Elastomers launches marine waste TPE line

Audia Elastomers

Audia Elastomers, a global supplier of innovative elastomer materials, has announced the launch of its OP line of TPEs based on marine waste plastics. Read more


Urban Agriculture with Reused PVC Booklet


25 sustainable growing stations consisting of waste PVC plastic pipes found in recycling centres formed the framework of a green festival in Aarhus, Denmark. Read more


Sulzer Mixpac continues anti-counterfeiting action

Sulzer Mixpac

In the interests of its clients, Sulzer will continue to take legal steps against all such copies. Read more


Covestro supplies materials for Signify


Covestro is providing connected lighting systems provider Signify with polycarbonate for its 3D printing capabilities. Read more


Ulma Packaging: Bolder approach required to meet recycling targets

Ulma Packaging UK

A more circular approach to plastic packaging will be key to hitting ambitious international plastic recycling targets, according to prominent packaging machinery supplier Ulma. Read more


NanoPack’s active food packaging results ‘impressive’

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The EU-funded NanoPack Project carried out a series of antimicrobial efficacy tests in different sites that proved NanoPack’s novel film’s ability to extend the shelf life of a series of perishable goods. Read more


Action Technology exhibits solutions for irrigation applications

Action Technology

Plastic and rubber solutions that meet a variety of requirements for irrigation applications will be featured by Action Technology, a Tekni-Plex business, at the Irrigation Show 2019 in Las Vegas, US, on 4-5 December. Read more


Conservationists call on industry players to support nurdle pollution eradication

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Conservationists are calling on the plastics industry to support a global standard to stop the spillage of plastic pellets in Europe, following an investigation in Antwerp, Belgium, that found thousands of pellets polluting Read more


The organisation of Plast 2021, one of the major European tradeshows for the plastics and rubber industries, has begun. Read more


Vostock Capital, the organisers of the Polymers of Russia and the CIS Conference, has announced that the Ministry of Energy, Industry, and Communication of the Stavropol Province will officially support the Congress and Exhibition Read more


Grieve presents its combination airflow walk-in oven


Grieve’s No. 999 electrically-heated, 350ºF (~176ºC) jumbo combination walk-in oven is currently used for curing composite parts at the customer’s facility. Read more


CSI’s new 38D-KL closure design

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The new 38mm D-KL liner-less HDPE closure (38D-KL) from Closure Systems International (CSI) is designed with consumer and dairy producer satisfaction in mind. Read more


LANXESS sets ambitious climate target

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LANXESS has set itself an ambitious climate target by aiming to become climate-neutral by 2040. Read more


Kraiburg TPE shows it’s no soft touch in the soft-touch materials sector

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Consumer trends are leaning toward the sensory appeal of products, and soft-touch TPEs are being increasingly used in products to meet these requirements. Read more


Philip Law and Alexandre Dangis Sign Recycling Agreement


MOnitoring Recyclates for Europe (MORE) – the standardised online tool to monitor the uptake of recycled polymers into products – is now available for use by converters in the UK. Read more


Henkel extends partnership with Plastic Bank


Henkel is extending its collaboration with Plastic Bank for another five years following the achievements of the partnership launched in 2017. Read more


Stora Enso and Atos collaborate on sustainable automated packaging solutions

Stora Enso

Stora Enso has entered a global partnership with the digital transformation company Atos to bring new automated retail solutions and services to market. Read more


Clariant’s Licocare additives receive sustainability award


Clariant has announced that the US-based Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute has awarded the Material Health Certificate GOLD level certification to Licocare RBW products Read more


United Caps brings innovative closure to APAC

United Caps

United Caps, an international manufacturer of caps and closures, will be attending Dairy Asia Pacific Summit 2019 on 21-22 November in Singapore. Read more


Aircraft nose cone tested in ESA Hertz chamber


The two-metre diameter nose of an Airbus A340 aircraft has been tested in ESA’s Hertz chamber, undergoing radio-frequency testing. Read more



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