Monthly Archives: October 2014

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CEO Of British Plastics Company Says Scottish Bag Tax Is An Unneccessary Burden On The Poorest People

CEO Of British Plastics Company Says Scottish Bag Tax Is An Unneccessary Burden On The Poorest People

The head of one of Britain’s leading plastics companies has cast doubt on the fairness of Scotland’s ‘bag tax’ which came into effect today. Michael Laurier, CEO of Symphony Environmental Technologies, specialists in technology which makes plastic biodegradable, believes the Scottish government is acting unjustly in subjecting all plastic bags to a charge, without makingRead More

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Full speed ahead with Mettler-Toledo at Emballage

Viroflay, France, 16 October 2014 – For Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection, this year’s Emballage (17-20 November 2014 in Paris) is all about speed. Appropriately, the company’s guiding theme for its booth (Hall 5a, Stand D035) will be Formula 1, highlighting the pace that their latest innovations can work at. With new launches in metal detection, checkweighing, x-ray inspection,Read More

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German Soil & Compost Groups Turn Against Bioplastics

A press release (02/28) put out by German Council of Humus & Soil Producers (VHE) shows new opposition to biodegradable plastic bags at a time that couldn’t be more inconvenient. On the eve of Germany’s scheduled nationwide roll-out of food-waste biobins, VHE questions the true biodegradability of “bio-bags”, stating that the current 15 year-old standardRead More

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DSM launches next generation of Diablo high temperature resistant polyamides at Fakuma 2014

Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, is launching its next generation of Diablo high temperature resistant polyamides at the 2014 Fakuma trade show. The new grades are part of both DSM’s Stanyl® polyamide 46 and Akulon® 6/66 portfolios and are aimed at applications in automotive engine compartments where temperatures can reachRead More

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Quadrant Makes Oil & Gas Breakthrough with Ketron® PEEK Stock Shapes by Aligning New NORSOK M-710 Compliance to ISO 23936

Ketron® 1000 PEEK meets most severe sour gas single-phase environment conditions at high H2S levels Quadrant is first in the industry aligned to ISO 23936-2:2011 requirements Development delivers on industry demands for materials performing in hostile HPHT environments up to 200 °C Vreden, Germany – October 15, 2014 – Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products, the globalRead More

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Kistler presents CoMo DataCenter for Analyzing Injection Molding Processes

Friedrichshafen, 14 October 2014 – At Fakuma 2014 (14 – 18 October), Kistler is presenting the new CoMo DataCenter 2.0 (CDC) for data management and analysis of injection molding processes. The CDC complements Kistler’s CoMo Injection System, which allows cavity pressure-based quality monitoring and documentation of injection molding processes. With this package solution, users canRead More

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Clariant brings HiFormer® liquid revolution to life at Fakuma 2014

Booth Hall B2 #2218, October 14-18, Friedrichshafen, Germany Motto: Bringing life to plastics and plastics to life through value creating and innovative products Focus on sustainable complete solutions, safety and reliability, and global standards that meet European requirements for materials and applications Muttenz, October 14, 2014 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, reallyRead More

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Sumitomo (SHI) Demag at Emballage 2014: expertise in injection molding for packaging

Emballage 2014 – Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery (France) SAS Revealing Flexibility and Functionality in Demanding Packaging Application Efficient and economical solutions for packaging injection molding are the main applications, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery (France) SAS presents at this year’s Emballage in Paris. At the stand 6 M 091, the French subsidiary of theRead More