Monthly Archives: May 2010

Arburg Launches New Micro-injection Module onto the Market

LOSSBURG — The demands on the injection side in the manufacture of miniature and micro parts have been clearly defined for some time. Previously the problem was simply how to achieve and implement these specifications technically. The new micro-injection module from Arburg now offers an efficient solution: it combines an 8mm injection screw with aRead More

IsoFC injects cash into moulding operations

Designed to significantly reduce energy consumption and improve process efficiency, the new IsoFC energy saving device from IsoCool is a simple yet elegant solution to eco-friendly cooling. It works by connecting the mould and hydraulic cooling circuits through a high efficiency packaged heat exchanger unit with intelligent software, facilitating energy transfer between the systems withoutRead More

Rubber prices likely to remain high on robust demand

Faster-than-expected global economic recovery and acceleration in the demand for natural rubber (NR) will likely keep rubber prices high in the short and medium term, said the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC). The association said in its latest NR Trends and Statistics report that demand for rubber was strongly dependent on the globalRead More

Philips Selects Multibase Micro-Talc Material for its New Coffee Machine

SAINT LAURENT DU PONT, France — During summer last year, Philips Consumer Lifestyle B.V. presented its new SENSEO® Quadrante coffee machine. After several trials with basic polypropylene copolymer and mineral-filled polypropylene copolymer, where both materials do not fulfill the shape’s design and mechanical requirements (stiffness, shrinkage and gloss), and in order to keep machines aestheticsRead More

Wilcox Textile Reclaimers sees 37 percent reduction in the cost of collecting materials with SmartBin Recycling Bank Solution

Wilcox Textile Reclaimers has seen an astounding 37 percent reduction in the cost of collecting materials from its bins throughout the United Kingdom , using SmartBin’s advanced bin-monitoring technology and service. Based on the efficiencies derived from a 10-week trial covering 14 of its strategically positioned textile recycling bins, Wilcox has extended the use ofRead More

Macro Engineering announces new patent for Macro’s auto air ring

Macro Engineering & Technology Inc., a Canadian film and sheet extrusion  machinery manufacturer, has received a patent for its recently upgraded automatic air ring 每 the D10 PRO Automatic Dual Lip Air Ring. The latest upgrades to the D10 PRO were created to simplify the operation of the air ring. Upgrades included new valves andRead More

Macro Engineering announces new patent for Macro's auto air ring

Macro Engineering & Technology Inc., a Canadian film and sheet extrusion  machinery manufacturer, has received a patent for its recently upgraded automatic air ring 每 the D10 PRO Automatic Dual Lip Air Ring. The latest upgrades to the D10 PRO were created to simplify the operation of the air ring. Upgrades included new valves andRead More

Chroma Unveils Glow Putty for Rotational Molding

MCHENRY, IL — Chroma has come up with a Glow Putty which can be applied to a specific area in the rotational mold – making that area glow in dark for up to 29 hours. The Glow Putty eliminates the need to make an entire part photoluminescent. The Glow Putty from Chroma has the capacityRead More

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