Ascend purchases Eurostar Engineering Plastics

HOUSTON –January5,2021–Ascend Performance Materials has purchased Eurostar Engineering Plastics, a France-based compounder with a broad portfolio of flame-retardant engineered plastics and expertise in halogen-free formulations. “Eurostar’s experience in compounded polyamides fits well within our own portfolio and manufacturing capabilities,” said JohnSaunders, Ascend’s vice president for Europe. “Their Starflam®materials are enabling the transitions to clean energy […]

DOMO’s ECONAMID®for the Office –Comfortable, Stylish and Sustainable

The Kirn office task chair takes sustainability to a new level•The Kirn, designed with circular economy thinking has the lowest carbon footprint at 37.5kg and weights just 12 kg –that’s 10% less than any other task chair Orangebox have ever manufactured•It is made primarily from ECONAMID®a 100% recycled polymer feedstock•ECONAMID®produces up to 97% less CO2in […]

Is Solvent Resistance Predictable with Polymers?

To assess solvent resistance, first consider solvents spread out on a polarity scale. Non-polar solvents are at one end, such as paraffin, petrol and diesel. At the other ‘highly polar’ end we find alcohols and water.  In between are moderately polar solvents such as acetone, esters and chlorinated solvents. On the same polarity scale we […]

RNA DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE ROBOTIC LOADING AND TESTING SYSTEM

A customer challenged RNA Automation to design and manufacture a fully automated robotic loading system with minimal operator intervention for the manufacture, test and packaging of a tyre pressure sensor. The system was required to automatically load components into a vertical moulding machine. Each mould tool (two off mounted to a rotary index table) had four mould […]

Plastribution launches sustainability materials portfolio

The move is in response to ongoing environmental concerns regarding plastic and the calls from designers, brand owners, OEMs and converters for solutions for a diverse range of applications. Recently introduced to Plastribution’s customers in an exclusive preview, the portfolio is based on material options from around 20 suppliers, many of which are novel. 7 […]

How to trade Perkinelmer $PKI With Risk Controls

Price matters most to making money in the market. Celebrating 20 years, Stock Traders Daily provides the tools that help you develop investment strategies, and this is a good example. When we couple this with our market based analysis, the probabilities of going with the flow increases, and that is material over time. The Perkinelmer (NYSE: PKI) […]

Pentagon Plastics continues to grow

By purchasing this facility Pentagon Plastics are increasing its square foot of operational space to over 25,000 square foot. This £750,000 investment is reportedly self-funded through working capital. Managing director, Paul Edwards stated: “This has been a long-term goal and marks the start of another exciting period within the organisation. “Cultivating a measured plan of […]

PENTAGON PLASTICS PRIVATE LIMITED

Pentagon Plastics Private Limited is a Non-govt company, incorporated on 21 Jan, 2008. It’s a private unlisted company and is classified as’company limited by shares’. Company’s authorized capital stands at Rs 100.0 lakhs and has 50.0% paid-up capital which is Rs 50.0 lakhs. Pentagon Plastics Private Limited last annual general meet (AGM) happened on 30 […]