Fire retardant PU insulation technologies to be unveiled at UTech Europe 2015

Fire retardant PU insulation technologies to be unveiled at UTech Europe 2015

The latest innovations in the formulation and manufacture of polyurethanes (PU) for increased thermal performance and enhanced fire retardance will be unveiled at the triennial UTech Europe conference and exhibition. UTech Europe 2015 will take place in Maastricht, The Netherlands from April 14-16, featuring over 90 detailed technical papers delivered in a total of 11 […]

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Recycling of post-consumer plastic packaging across Canada surged 9%

TORONTO (Scrap Monster): The latest survey report prepared by Moore Recycling Associates for the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) indicates that recycling of post-consumer plastics packaging increased 9% across Canada during 2013, when compared with the previous year. The increase is primarily attributed to increased purchases by domestic reclaimers. According to the report, the country […]

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Dispensing Caps 2.0: International teamwork turns an idea into a point-of-sale product

Refillable packaging for additives or decorative closure for convenience beverages – the new-generation dispensing cap from Incap Ltd. offers a host of new possibilities for innovative product design. Developed by an international project team, the versatile dispensing cap was turned into a point-of-sale product by two companies: Hähl and Teamplast. Consumers are prepared to pay […]