Tag archive for ‘Plastics News Portal’
Plastic Raw Material
By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

European firms move forward on plastic scrap-to-roads concept

KWS, Wavin and Total sign a cooperation agreement to develop the Plastic Road. The VolkerWessels subsidiary Netherlands-based KWS, Dutch plastic pipe manufacturer Wavin and France-based petrochemical firm Total More...

plastics design
By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, July 21st, 2016

New 3D design tool turns flat 2D sheets of metal or plastic into complex 3D shapes

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon and EPFL have devised a new computational design tool which turns a flat sheet of plastic or metal into a 3D shape with hexagonal slits. Using a combination of 3D printing and the More...

Plastics news
By Plastics News Articles On Monday, July 18th, 2016

Taos eyes Santa Fe’s plastic bag ban

TAOS — The town of Taos says it will work with Taos County on a plastic bag ban meant to reduce litter and encourage the use of reusable shopping bags. Or, as Town Councilor Darien Fernandez put it, change the More...

plastics design
By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Plazology first UK company to achieve Moldex3D Expert Accreditation

Leeds and Liverpool-based consultancy, Plazology Ltd, has achieved ‘Expert Accreditation’ status from Moldex3D. The only UK Company and one of merely a handful worldwide, Plazology earned the professional qualification More...

plastic products
By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Ban on plastic microbeads from cosmetics ‘good place to start’

The Government backs banning polluting microbeads from cosmetics, Environment Minister George Eustice has told MPs. Tonnes of microbeads, tiny pieces of plastic which are put in products such as face scrubs, are More...

plastics design
By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Building a better 3D-printing toolbox

Autodesk focuses on creating an unbroken design and additive manufacturing chain Autodesk (San Rafael, CA) is certainly not alone in seeing a bright future for additive manufacturing (AM), aka 3D printing, but through More...

Plastics Industry News
By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, May 14th, 2016

Kistler Group Acquires Schatz Group

Winterthur, May 12, 2016 – With immediate effect, Kistler is taking over Schatz AG in Remscheid (Germany) and its U.S. sales and service company, Schatz USA, Inc., Holly (MI). This acquisition gives the Kistler More...

plastic companies in india
By Plastics News Articles On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Odisha asks Indian Oil to release equity contribution to plastic park

The Odisha government wants the project cost, excluding the grants from the central government, to be shared equally between Idco and IOCL The Odisha government has asked Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) to make More...

plastics technology
By Plastics News Articles On Friday, April 15th, 2016

Extrusion 2016 Conference: Call for Papers

Plastics Technology Magazine is bringing the world of extrusion together in one place, at one time, once more, at The Extrusion 2016 Conference—submit your paper by May 25. During this unique two-and-a-half-day More...