Monthly Archives: November 2014

injection moulding Machine

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag demonstrates food container production with IML at Plast Eurasia

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag demonstrates food container production with IML at Plast Eurasia

At this year’s Plast Eurasia in Istanbul, Turkey, Barlo Plastik A.Ş., the Turkish representation of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag will present efficient and economic solutions for injection moulding packaging applications. The highlight exhibit will be the El-Exis SP hybrid high-speed machine with IML. At the fairground, the company will demonstrate production of food containers with IMLRead More

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EuroMold moves to Düsseldorf At Exhibition Centre on the Rhine from 6 to 9 October 2015

EuroMold, World Fair for Moldmaking and Tooling, Design and Application Development, is moving from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf. For the first time now the event running from 6 to 9 October 2015 will be held at the exhibition centre on the Rhine. This news was announced today by Managing Directors of the organiser DEMAT GmbH, DianaRead More

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EU legislation on plastic bag paves way for compostable shopping bags

On November 24, the European Union adopted a legislative proposal amending the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD) that addressed the challenge of conventional single use plastic carrier bags consumption. It also explicitly sanctions the actions of several member states that have already recognized the benefits of compostable bags. The proposal adopted explicitly pushes decisionRead More

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Symphony Comments On Failed Attempt To Ban ‘Oxo’ In Europe

Symphony Environmental has welcomed the rejection of a ban on oxo-biodegradable plastics by the Council of Member-States of the EU. Symphony’s CEO, Michael Laurier, said today “The suggestion by the promoters of the ban that the Member-states were acting in the interests of Symphony is ludicrous. They were acting in the interests of the peopleRead More

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Dsm Dyneema Receives Three Itma Future Materials 2014 Awards For Its Radical Innovation: Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology

Company is honored for innovation in textiles, its successful platform launch strategy and its industry leadership Dresden, Germany – 27 November 2014 – DSM Dyneema announced today that it has won three ITMA Future Materials awards based on its breakthrough Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology platform. Future Materials honored DSM Dyneema, the manufacturer of ultra highRead More

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Innovation Pavilion to debut in PlastIndia 2015

An Innovation Pavilion, consisting of three different sections, will be staged at PlastIndia 2015, announced the organizer, PlastIndia Foundation. Industry / Institution Sections: The biggest section of this Innovation Pavilion will consist of presentation of Innovations as practiced by the plastics Industries and academic institutions. The industries will showcase their novel ideas in terms ofRead More

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Claraint to promote liquid masterbatches in Asia Pacific with full force

Switzerland specialty chemicals supplier Clariant has launched a major initiative to build awareness and acceptance of liquid color and additive masterbatches in the Asia Pacific region. Interest in liquid masterbatches among Asia Pacific plastics processors, product designers, and brand owners is growing steadily, and Angel Wu, Product Manager Liquid Masterbatches, Asia Pacific, said the growthRead More

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Dow’s PacXpert Packaging Technology claims China Sustainable Package Technology Award 2014

Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, has won the 2014 China Sustainable Package Technology Award for its PacXpert Packaging Technology. Dow’s PacXpert allows users of traditional rigid containers changing to flexible packaging. Even as a flexible packaging, the cube-shaped package is shelf stable and can stand equally wellRead More