ARABPLAST 2021 unveils on 9th of January in Dubai

undoubtedly the most sought-after destination to showcase globally acclaimed trade fairs! UAE’s strategic location between Asia, Europe and Africa has accredited the country as a distinguished commercial hub, thus encouraging world class enterprises to invest in mega projects and record-breaking initiatives. Whilst the global plastics and rubber industry has recorded a consistent growth rate between […]

Thermoplastic elastomers of KRAIBURG TPE comply with new VDI guideline 2017

KRAIBURG TPE announces that its THERMOLAST® M compounds meet the requirements of the guideline 2017 for medical grade plastics (MGPs) passed by the Association of German Engineers (VDI) in July 2019. Intended as a guideline for manufacturers and users of plastics for medical products, the VDI guideline 2017 regulates the requirements qualified MGPs have to […]

Brückner Maschinenbau Technical innovations for the K 2019

New line concept for single-origin packaging solutions Numerous new developments, also for speciality films Innovations for the demands of a circular economy Brückner Maschinenbau is working on a means to make films with the highest possible recycling capabilities producible on film stretching lines. The focus is on mono-material film with superior mechanical and optical properties, […]

Easy on resources and sustainable: Spunbond with REICOFIL technology is the better film.

Troisdorf, July 1, 2019 | As a material for hygiene and packaging products, spunbonded fabric can help save up to 50 percent of the semi-finished material previously used, while simultaneously improving product properties. This is made possible thanks to Reifenhäuser Reicofil spunbond technology. Reifenhäuser’s systems and components can also process post- consumer waste. Dr. Andreas […]

Faster, quicker, and less expensive: Flat dies reworked with cutting-edge technology

Troisdorf, July 1, 2019 | Modernizing and optimizing an existing cast film line can work without extensive capital investments. And a new business unit set up by the Reifenhäuser Group is proving exactly this: Reifenhäuser Extrusion Systems (RES) specializes in components for demanding applications and covers the following product areas: screws and barrels, extruders, flat […]

Retrofit instead of new purchases: Sustainable modernization of extrusion lines of all manufacturers

Troisdorf, July 1, 2019 | Buy new or retrofit? Users in plastics extrusion are faced with this question when looking at the performance of their lines in terms of energy consumption or the use of alternative raw materials. And this is where Reifenhäuser comes in with its latest business unit: Reifenhäuser Extrusion Systems (RES), which […]

Brownfield digitalization: IoT gateway from Reifenhäuser sets new standards

Troisdorf, July 1, 2019 | Anyone wishing to be well-positioned for the future will not be able to avoid upgrading or retrofitting their production lines. In this context, it’s worth remembering that data generates knowledge and knowledge results in a head start. Reifenhäuser focuses on connectivity in the production process. In addition to its expertise […]