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    plastics industry news
    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, May 16th, 2015
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    PLAST 2015: Positive Outcome and a Date For 2017

    The seventeenth PLAST has come to a close. The triennial International Plastics and Rubber Fair is one of the most important events for the industry and the most eagerly awaited one in Italy and Europe. The results More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, May 16th, 2015
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    Xiaomi selects DSM Stanyl ForTii – for antenna splitters of Xiaomi Mi4

    Stanyl® ForTii™, a high-performance polyamide, from global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, DSM, is being used in the frame splitters of Xiaomi Mi4. Xiaomi Technology Co., Ltd., is a highly innovative More...

    plastic industry news
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
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    KraussMaffei, Arburg and Coperion’s experts to feature in VDMA’s panel discussion

    At CHINAPLAS 2015, VDMA German Plastics and Rubber Machinery Association is going to promote its world class energy efficiency with a panel discussion and a table tennis match featuring renowned German player Timo More...

    plastic recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, May 11th, 2015
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    A ‘Zero Waste’ vision for plastics

    ROME (Scrap Monster): Landfilling of ‘one of the youngest waste streams’ – plastics – decreased by 26% in Europe between 2006 and 2012, according to German lawyer Dr Martin Engelmann. ‘This More...

    Plastics machines
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, April 17th, 2015
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    Largest injection molding machine in Switzerland in operation

    GF Piping Systems, a division of GF specializes in developing and manufacturing plastics and metal piping systems, has installed the largest injection molding machine in Switzerland in terms of clamping force and More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, April 17th, 2015
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    Reifenhäuser further expands manufacturing know-how and innovative capacity by acquiring the German spinneret manufacturer Enka Tecnica

    Troisdorf, April 16, 2015 | Effective April 16, 2015, the Reifenhäuser Group will acquire the German spinneret manufacturer and longstanding supplier Enka Tecnica. Uwe Gaedike will continue as CEO of the company, More...

    Plastics machines
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, April 16th, 2015
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    Starlinger to demonstrate efficient circular waving technology at Feiplastic 2015

    At Feiplastic 2015, Austria-based Starlinger’s efficient circular loom FX 6.0 will be shown in operation, producing tubular fabric for sack production. The polypropylene (PP) tapes to be woven will come directly More...

    Plastic prices
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, April 16th, 2015
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    Packaging association warns on polymer supply and prices

    The Packaging and Films Association (PAFA) has issued an industry-wide warning that the prices of raw materials could see a “significant increase” and “extremely tight supply” in as little as two months, More...

    Plastics raw materials
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
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    Tetra Pak offering world’s first fully renewable package worldwide

    Tetra Pak is now offering the world’s first fully renewable package, Tetra Rex Bio-based, globally following its successful introduction with Finnish dairy Valio. Tetra Rex Bio-based is now available in a More...