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EU legislation on plastic bag paves way for compostable shopping bags

On November 24, the European Union adopted a legislative proposal amending the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD) that addressed the challenge of conventional single use plastic carrier bags consumption. It also explicitly sanctions the actions of several member states that have already recognized the benefits of compostable bags. The proposal adopted explicitly pushes decision […]

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Innovation Pavilion to debut in PlastIndia 2015

An Innovation Pavilion, consisting of three different sections, will be staged at PlastIndia 2015, announced the organizer, PlastIndia Foundation. Industry / Institution Sections: The biggest section of this Innovation Pavilion will consist of presentation of Innovations as practiced by the plastics Industries and academic institutions. The industries will showcase their novel ideas in terms of […]

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Kistler presents CoMo DataCenter for Analyzing Injection Molding Processes

Friedrichshafen, 14 October 2014 – At Fakuma 2014 (14 – 18 October), Kistler is presenting the new CoMo DataCenter 2.0 (CDC) for data management and analysis of injection molding processes. The CDC complements Kistler’s CoMo Injection System, which allows cavity pressure-based quality monitoring and documentation of injection molding processes. With this package solution, users can […]

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Clariant brings HiFormer® liquid revolution to life at Fakuma 2014

Booth Hall B2 #2218, October 14-18, Friedrichshafen, Germany Motto: Bringing life to plastics and plastics to life through value creating and innovative products Focus on sustainable complete solutions, safety and reliability, and global standards that meet European requirements for materials and applications Muttenz, October 14, 2014 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, really […]