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Battenfeld-cincinnati appoints new CEO

Effective 1st January 2015, Gerold Schley (54) will become President and CEO of the battenfeld-cincinnati group. According to the announcement, Gerold Schley has previously held several leading positions in the plastics industry – first in the injection molding sector, then for a number of years in consulting, and most recently as Managing Director of the […]

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Victrex opens £16 million APTIV thermoplastic film plant

Victrex recently announced the opening of its new £16 million facility at its UK headquarters for high performance thermoplastic films, APTIV. According to Victrex, the demand for thin and durable thermoplastic film is continuously rising, driven by key industries like aerospace, automotive and electronics. The company therefore has installed a second film production line in […]

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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 of […]

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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 well […]