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AEC introduces new Trident chiller for process cooling

AEC introduces new Trident chiller for process cooling

AEC, an ACS Group brand and manufacturer of auxiliary equipment for the plastics industry, introduced the latest addition to their popular chiller series products, the Trident GS Series Central Chiller at NPE 2015. Each individual Trident circuit utilizes proven dual screw compressor technology while offering an advanced operator panel for intuitive chilling system control. TSRead More

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WRAP releases reports on plastics recycling study

EDGWARE (Scrap Monster): The Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has released reports on plastics recycling, further to completion of various research studies conducted by it. The findings of the study are likely to attract more investments into the sector and give further boost to plastics recycling rates. The organization has also published the resultsRead More

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A showcase of new technologies from Reifenhäuser Blown Film

Reifenhäuser Blown Film, a Reifenhäuser Group company, is presenting its latest blown film technologies at NPE 2015. According to the company, there are three major market trends in the blown film sector: 1. Mono layer films are still demanded and still maintain their market share when it comes to high density polyethylene (HDPE) long neckRead More

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Arburg Technology Days 2015 attracted more than 5,900 guests

More than 5,900 invited guests attended the Arburg Technology Days 2015 event from March 11-14. The focus was on production-efficient processing technology, from one-off parts to high-volume production. This year, around 45% of visitors came from abroad. The largest groups came from Europe: Switzerland with around 280, France with around 210, the Czech Republic withRead More

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Sacramento City Council to review ordinance on plastic bag ban

SACRAMENTO (Scrap Monster): The Sacramento City Council is planning to consider a review on Tuesday on the ordinance that proposes ban on single-use plastic bags from certain grocery stores. The ordinance also calls for 10-cent fees on paper and reusable bags. A voting on the ordinance is expected to take place before March 31st. AccordingRead More

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US plastic scrap exports rose in 2014

SPOKANE (Scrap Monster): The US plastic scrap exports surged higher significantly during the year 2014. The exports from the country crossed 2.2 million tonnes during the year, 14% higher when compared with the exports during the previous year. The US plastic scrap exports during entire year 2013 had totaled 1.93 million tonnes. The revenue fromRead More

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Canada Fibers Ltd to open plastic recycling facility in North Toronto

TORONTO (Scrap Monster): Canada Fibers Ltd has announced opening of their new plastic recycling facility in North Toronto during this spring. The 160,000 sq. feet facility will be called ‘Urban Polymers’ and will have capacity to process 25 million pounds of PET and 11 million pounds of PP/PE per annum. According to company, the newRead More

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California’s plastic bag ban postponed until 2016 referendum

LOS ANGELES (Scrap Monster): The proposed state-wide ban on plastic bags by California has been put on hold Tuesday, further to confirmation by state election officials that a trade group has managed to obtain enough signatures to refer the bill to a referendum ballot in 2016. The Senate Bill 270 bill proposed by Sen. AlexRead More

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