Date archive forOctober, 2011
    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, October 31st, 2011
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    New digital scale control system prevents minerals build up

    US-based DME Molding Supplies has lately developed a new line of digital scale control systems to remove or prevent scale-formingprecipitate in cooling water. The new system, developed by the MRO division of More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, October 31st, 2011
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    Half of plastics bags in China found to be under par

    According to a recent examination carried out by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of China,half of the plastics bags tested are not up to the standard. Related quality More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, October 31st, 2011
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    BASF and Ji’Ning form joint venture in China”

    Approval has been received on the establishment on the BASF Hock Mining Chemical (China) Co Ltd, a joint venture between BASF andJi’Ning Hock Mining & Engineering Equipment Company Limited, the chemical More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, October 28th, 2011
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    Packaging meet to discuss challenges before plastics industry

    Trends in the Indian packaging industry especially in the food and pharmaceutical sectors will be showcased and challenges before the plastics industry discussed during the two-day Indpack 2011, the 14th National More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, October 28th, 2011
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    Resin spray transmission technology gains traction in auto sector

    Automakers are very interested in carbon fiber composite processing technologies that boast significantly lower processing costs. One such process promising such potential is Resin Spray Transmission (RST) from More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2011
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    Toshiba plans injection press factory in Thailand

    Japanese injection press maker Toshiba Machine Co. Ltd. plans to establish a factory in Thailand, although the disastrous floods sweeping the country have delayed the startup. Tokyo-based Toshiba had planned to More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2011
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    Dr Boy demonstrates five machines at Interplas

    At the recently concluded Interplas in Birmingham, the UK, Dr Boy GmbH & Co KG showcased five injection molding machines withdifferent technologies. Among them was a Boy 55 E with a clamping force 550kN to More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, October 27th, 2011
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    UK bottle recycling rate rises to 48.5%, says BPF

    According to the latest UK Household Plastics Packaging Collection Survey produced by the British Plastics Federation (BPF) RecyclingGroup member Recoup, bottle recycling rate has reached 48.5% in the UK. It More...

    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
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    Compostable shell plus plastic pouch combine as recyclable, low-weight bottle

    Rigid plastics, glass and metal packaging processor Berlin Packaging has teamed with Ecologic Brands Inc. to begin commercial marketing of the latter company’s “eco.bottles”, so called because More...