New Recycling Method for Fresh Fish Boxes

EPS FISH has been developed by ACTECO and AIMPLAS, with really good results, since the recycled material obtained has been validated by means of manufacturing XPS and EPS insulating panels with adequate physical-mechanical properties. Valencia (10-03-2016).- The project EPS-FISH to recycle expanded polystyrene wastes from fresh fish packages finished in late December 2015 with good […]

Wittmann brings to Plastimagen a wealth of injection molding, automation and peripheral equipment

At Plastimagen 2016, Wittmann Battenfeld will present its comprehensive range of injection molding, automation and peripheral equipment. In the area of  injection molding machines  and equipment, the entire range of the PowerSeries machinery from Wittmann Battenfeld will be showcased. On a MicroPower 15/10, a machine which was specially designed for the production of small and […]

McDonald’s has a craving for recycling

United Kingdom: Paper cup manufacturer James Cropper is collaborating with the McDonald’s fast food chain in the UK to trial a programme in the hope of inspiring ‘pioneer moves in sustainability and recycling ’. The scheme involves 150 of McDonald’s 1250 locations countrywide. The partnership will see McDonald’s previously non-recyclable, plastic-coated paper cups recycled at James […]

Engel hails lightweight design, functionalized surfaces and precise optics for auto industry

At VDI Plastics in Automotive Engineering 2016 conference, Engel Austria will put its focus on lightweight design, functionalized surfaces and precise optics. “These three topics are the most important drivers of innovation and growth in the automotive industry,” pointed out Michael Fischer, Sales Manager Technologies at Engel. The company will highlight its clearmelt process, of […]