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Indoplas, Indopack and Indoprint 2014 attracted over 22,000 visitors

Indoplas, Indopack and Indoprint 2014 attracted over 22,000 visitors

Indonesia’s tri-sector exhibitions, Indoplas, Indopack and Indoprint 2014 attracted over 22,000 visitors, a 20% increase compared with its last edition in 2012, the organizers, Wahana Kemalaniaga Makmur and Messe Düsseldorf Asia. The three exhibitions showcased new technology and innovations with respect to plastics, packaging, processing and printing industries. “It is heartening and very encouraging toRead More

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Registration Opens For Spi’s ‘Business Of Plastics Conference’ At Npe2015

Sessions Range from Cyber Security and 3D Printing to Legal Affairs and Advanced Technologies in Three-Day Conference with 37 Presentations WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A., September 18, 2014: NPE2015 attendees can now register for the “Business of Plastics Conference,” a three-day program held during NPE, which provides business and technical presentations on issues currently of concern toRead More

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SPI Urges Prospective International Visitors to NPE2012 to Start th Process of Obtaining a U.S. Visa ‘Well in Advance’

WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A., September 3, 2014: With only six months until the NPE2015 international plastics exposition, prospective attendees from countries whose citizens require a visa to enter the United States should start the process of obtaining one well in advance of the show, it was announced today by SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association. SPIRead More

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Polyscope expands portfolio with XERAN® compatibilizers

Polyscope has broadened its portfolio of XIRAN® neat resins, compounds, powders and liquids with a range of XERAN® compatibilizers. The maleic anhydride functionality in these XERAN copolymers and terpolymers makes them extremely suitable as a compatibilizer and coupling agent in many applications. Polyscope is constantly researching new opportunities for its specialized maleic anhydride functionalized copolymersRead More

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Research unfolds innovative plastics sorting technique for recycling plants

BRUSSELS : A team of researchers from Germany-based Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU) has unveiled a new technique to efficiently sort plastic in recycling plants. The new process enhances plastic separation process through automated polymer identification techniques. The research was led by Professor Heinz Langhals of LMU’s Department of Chemistry. According to the press release publishedRead More

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California Assembly rejects state-wide plastic bag ban

  From The Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association: A Bill to ban plastic bags throughout California narrowly failed earlier this week when it was rejected on a 37-33 vote in the State Assembly, yet it could still be revived as the session does not conclude until Sunday. The measure has engendered fierce lobbying, with protagonists for eachRead More

Plastic Giants Euromap & SPI Inks Free Trade Declaration

In a latest development in the field of plastics machinery industry two of the well-known names in the field Euromap and United States based SPI inks free trade partnership to boost their operation and strength. According to reports from various sources the partnership will benefit the plastics machinery industry as a whole and it willRead More