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K 2016 picture gallery

EPPM's been getting snap happy at K 2016. Here's our photo gallery of what's caught our eye on the show floor in Düsseldorf. more

24 Oct 2016 10:51 editor's blog

Oil and gas industry juggernaut Total has launched a massive new international advertising campaign in 21 countries. more

6 Oct 2014 11:38 industry

PolyOne has launched thermoplastic elastomers complete with anti-fraud capabilities in a bid to tackle counterfeiting. more

19 Sep 2014 14:10 materials

The worldwide TPE market is expected to jump to $15.3 billion by 2018, according to a fresh market report on the trends affecting demand for this plastics segment. more

19 Sep 2014 10:51 materials

EuroMold organisers have announced that 2014 will shine the spotlight on the international mouldmaking and tooling community. more

17 Sep 2014 12:37 industry

Borealis has completed its acquisition of Speciality Polymers Antwerp by buying DuPont Holding Netherland BV's shares in the business. more

2 Sep 2014 17:03 industry

Euromold

EuroMold

This year's EuroMold trade fair in Frankfurt will promote the entire plastics process chain in an optimised hall concept. more

4 Aug 2014 09:41 industry

PolyOne's manufacturing expertise and Versaflex TPE has helped an infant care brand in Japan to meet rigorous safety standards. more

16 Jul 2014 16:49 materials

Innofil3D

BASF

BASF is extending its reach into the realms of additive manufacturing by acquiring Innofil3D, a leading producer of high-value customised plastic filaments. more

18 Aug 2017 11:28 industry

Interplas 2017 will be shining a spotlight on measuring, inspection and testing technology in a joint Inspex feature with TCT 2017. more

17 Aug 2017 15:58 industry

Teknor Apex has announced it is building a 15,000 m sq European 'Hub of Innovation' compounding and research and development facility. more

17 Aug 2017 10:14 FAKUMA 2017

HASCO is presenting a large number of attractive innovations for tool and mould making at FAKUMA 2017, in Hall A2/Stand 2202. more

16 Aug 2017 15:54 FAKUMA 2017

ALBIS PLASTIC and BASF are celebrating half a century of partnership, starting with the distribution of Ultramid polystyrene in 1967. more

14 Aug 2017 12:11 materials

Formnext Powered by TCT, the leading European meeting place for the 3D printing industry, is inviting additive manufacturing innovation with its Purmundus Challenge. more

14 Aug 2017 11:01 industry

Global champion of plastics and rubber extrusion technology Davis-Standard has announced it has signed a deal to acquire leading cable and pipe processing company Maillefer. more

9 Aug 2017 16:27 industry

ACEO Wacker

Georg Willmerdinger media-management@wacker.com

The ACEO team from WACKER has opened its Open Print Lab in Burghause, where customers can experience additive manufacturing with silicone first-hand. more

4 Aug 2017 12:29 materials

Clariant and Huntsman have published their first official update since announcing their merger in May of this year. more

1 Aug 2017 16:55 industry

A roll call of elite speakers are preparing to present their innovations, predictions and ideas at Interplas 2017, the UK's leading plastics industry event. more

26 Jul 2017 12:29 industry

Amari Plastics has given itself a fresh new look for the future, with its first major rebrand in 42 years. more

24 Jul 2017 12:19 industry

Proto Labs Arburg

Proto Labs

On-demand manufacturer and rapid prototyping champion Proto Labs has announced it is investing €4 million to boost growth across Europe. more

24 Jul 2017 11:07 industry

China has raised the drawbridge on incoming plastic and paper waste shipments from overseas, which it says is polluting the country's environment. more

20 Jul 2017 11:52 industry

Covestro has pledged to support resource-efficient building innovation in emerging markets in an agreement with the IFC backing its EDGE green construction initiative. more

20 Jul 2017 10:15 industry

Nike

Nike

Global sportswear brand Nike has revealed that its new Jerseys for the National Basketball Association (NBA) in the US will be made with 20 per cent waste plastic bottles. more

19 Jul 2017 10:44 industry

EDYC group shot

Ege Aylin Altug Kucukoglu

Three talented young speakers from the UK finals for the EPCA and Plastics Europe European Youth Debating Competition are off to Berlin for the European finals. more

18 Jul 2017 14:40 industry

PLAST 2018 organisers have celebrated passing the 1,000 exhibitor mark 10 months before the show takes place, with just 10 per cent of space at the Italian plastics show remaining. more

18 Jul 2017 10:24 industry

The SPE, PMMDA, and Worshipful Company of Horners are among those participating in the Knowledge Pavilion, a debut Interplas 2017 feature. more

14 Jul 2017 14:14 industry

'Why don't we make all our plastics from hemp' and other silly arguments

EPPM Editor Rose Brooke applauds Engineer Miranda Marcus on her piece for the UK Huffington Post defending plastics at a time when it is fashionable to attack them and revisits some of her favourite anti-plastics debates. more

14 Jul 2017 13:43 editor's blog 2 Comments

Resource Efficient Scotland is tackling waste in the construction and demolition industries by encouraging contractors to re-use and recycle their plastic building waste in a handy new guide. more

13 Jul 2017 11:42 industry

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