High-speed rotor achieves greater packaging sustainability

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag presents El-Exis SP 250, the fastest packaging machine on the market Schwaig, September 2021 – Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH, Schwaig, is bringing a small version of its El-Exis SP 250 packaging machine series to Fakuma 2021. Available worldwide, the El Exis SP range, now comprises ten machines, with a clamping […]

Solvay launches new shortstop inhibitor solution for safer acrylic monomer transportation and storage

Formulated to stop runaway polymerization effectively and economically with a non-toxic solvent Solvay has developed Phenothiazine LVT™ 2330, a next-generation shortstop inhibitor solution available globally and designed to protect against runaway polymerization of acrylic and methacrylic acids, esters and other monomers in bulk storage facilities, transportation tanks and containers. A runaway polymerization is potentially hazardous due to […]

Global Plastic Bearings Market 2020 Development Analysis, Strategic Outlook, Growth Rate and Forecast to 2025

The newly introduced report namely Global Plastic Bearings Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 focuses on current market trends, briefing about market size, share, applications, types, and forecast 2020-2025. The report answers questions on the current and future technological advancements and development. The report provides a survey of the present market development and […]

POLYMER PRICE REPORTS RELEASED FOR SEPTEMBER 2019

Standard Thermoplastics Trends September 2019: Ethylene (C2) Feedstock – in September prices reduced by Eur 38/mt on the back of falling naphtha costs Pricing is expected to increase in the coming period with lower supply and normal levels of demand, a rising naphtha reference price and upwards movements in the price of oil. Propylene (C3) – In […]

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 […]

How to Turn Any Single-Use Plastic Container Into a Beautiful Eco-Friendly Planter

Anyone whose home is filled with plants knows buying a pot for every single one of those green beauties can get really expensive. But Megan McSherry, the creator of the sustainable living blog Acteevism, came up with a simple way to give your plant babies a pretty new home and help save the planet in the process. Single-use plastic is of […]

TWO NEW APPOINTMENTS AS GROWTH CONTINUES AT LVS SMALL PLASTIC PARTS

In order to diversify its expertise and capitalise on impressive sales figures so far this year, Telford-based LVS Small Plastic Parts has appointed two new business development managers. Chris Sipos and David Matthews bring with them an abundance of experience from the Automotive, Medical, and Life Science sectors. LVS Small Plastic Parts has seen steady growth […]