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Pallmann introduces new granulator for PET recycling

Pallmann Maschinenfabrik GmbH and  Co. KG has extended its range of PANTHER recycling granulators with a model that has been specially designed for recycling reusable materials from polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles. With the Pallmann PANTHER UltraGranulator, individual PET bottles are continuously fed into the cutting chamber, by means of a conveyor belt. Massive, angled rotor […]

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Design innovation showcase from BASF at CHINAPLAS 2015

BASF will present a number of innovative products at the “Design x Innovation” concurrent event at CHINAPLAS 2015. One of the exhibits is the new Puma IGNITE running shoes made with BASF’s high performance materials Elastopan and Cellasto for the shoes’ sole. Elastopan is a multi-component polyurethane (PU) foam system that provides virtually unlimited design […]

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Versatile New-Design Cutter Hubs And Blades For Underwater Pelletizers Increase Throughput And Enhance Pellet Transport

New Hub Design for Nordson BKG™ Pelletizers Accommodates Straight or Angled Blades; instead of Adding Throughput, Users Can Reduce RPM to Extend Die Plate and Blade Life MÜNSTER, GERMANY, February 23, 2015: New-design cutter hubs and blades for Nordson BKG™ underwater pelletizers increase throughput, improve transportation of pellets from the cutting area, simplify cutter assembly, […]