MAPRA Technik Becomes UK Distributor For RPM Injection Moulding Machines

Essex-based MAPRA Technik has been appointed the exclusive UK and Ireland distributor for ‘RPM – Rubber and Plastic Machinery of Italy’. RPM, which is based in the North West of Italy, manufactures a range of injection moulding machines for the processing of rubber and thermosetting resins. Compared with traditional rubber injection moulding, the Ecotronic range […]

RECYCLING and SCRAP RECLAIM: New Family of Shredders

Called the Raptor Series, these modularly designed units from Rapid Granulator feature a reported “world-first open-hearted” design. Size-reduction technology specialist Rapid Granulator, Bredaryd, Sweden, is introducing a new family of shredders for plastics. Called the Raptor Series, these modularly designed units feature a reported “world-first open-hearted” design. Other notable design features include a unique cutting […]

Bioplastics In The Spotlights During SPI’s Inaugural Bioplastics Week

Winner of its 2016 Innovation in Bioplastics Award announced This past week, from August 22-26, 2016, the Bioplastics Division of SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association hosted its inaugural Bioplastics Week – a social media-based event to increase visibility for bioplastics together with various other partnering organizations, among which European Bioplastics, Plastics Europe, USDA BioPreferred […]