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Guelph vending machines promote drinking water over juice and pop

Guelph vending machines promote drinking water over juice and pop

If you’ve been in the West End Community Centre or the newly reopened Victoria Road Recreation Centre in the last little while, you may have noticed a new beverage option in the vending machines there. Beside the machines offering up sports drinks, pop, and even bottled water, there are machines whose bottles are empty. ButRead More

Plastic counterweight has concrete solution to carbon emissions

Washing machine manufacturers could cut their carbon emissions by replacing vibration damping concrete blocks with a plastic counterweight filled with water. According to researchers at Nottingham Trent University, the solution could save the UK almost 45,000 tonnes of CO2 a year in transportation. Prof Amin Al-Habaibeh, a professor in intelligent engineering systems, and undergraduate DylanRead More

CNC specialist ActionPlas completes overhaul

ActionPlas, a Leeds-based plastic parts machinist, has completed a million pound renovation of its facilities and machinery, adding 2880 square metres to its plant. The company supplies of bespoke plastic components for the food and drink, automotive, pharmaceutical, print, leisure and personal care industries in Britain and Europe. It boosted its equipment stock with aRead More

This new technology could help clean ocean plastic pollution

A new system designed by a postgraduate from Imperial College London and the Royal College of Art (RCA) aims to challenge the perception that removing plastics from the ocean is too expensive or unfeasible. Robert Edwin Rouse’s design, Remora, is billed as a hybrid turbo-machinery system for the reclamation and prevention of ocean plastics, providingRead More

Davis-Standard to take part in Shanghai trade shows

PAWCATUCK — Davis-Standard LLC, the Pawcatuck-based designer, manufacturer, and distributor of extrusion and converting technology, will promote its extensive product lines at two major trade shows in Shanghai, China. The events, scheduled for Sept. 20 to 22, are Medtec China, devoted to medical technology, and RubberTech, China. At Medtec, Davis-Standard will market medical tubing equipment,Read More

Global Plastic Injection Molding Machine Market 2017- Toyo, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag, JSW Plastics Machinery, Engel and Nissei Plastic

Global Plastic Injection Molding Machine Market 2017 report presents the fresh industry data and forthcoming industry trends, allowing you to pinpoint the products and clients driving Revenue growth and profitability. The report – Global Plastic Injection Molding Machine Market offers a comprehensive and executive-level overview,including definitions, classifications and its applications. The Plastic Injection Molding Machine marketRead More

Improving Construction Site Safety through Smart Video

Traditionally, the construction sector has been slower to adopt the digital technologies that have been radically changing other British industries. However, within the past year we have seen both the deadline for BIM Level 2 and the damning Farmer’s Report declaring the British construction industry must ‘modernise or die’ or it would face an ‘inexorableRead More