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2014.02 TPO

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Plastics and packaging industry

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Function integration in ultrasonic welding

Function integration in ultrasonic welding
The ultrasonic welding machine interconnects all auxiliary functions and creates interfaces.
2014-09-29

Citroën C4 Cactus with plastics from Borealis

Citroën C4 Cactus with plastics from Borealis
Borealis is delivering material solutions for key interior and exterior applications in the new Citroën C4 Cactus.
2014-09-30

BASF at Fakuma 2014

BASF at Fakuma 2014
At Fakuma BASF will present innovations in PBT, polyamide, additives and polyurethanes.
2014-09-30

Guidelines for PET trays recycling released

Guidelines for PET trays recycling released
Plastics Recyclers Europe released the design-for-recycling guidelines for PET trays.
2014-09-25

Huntsman will expand MDI production

Huntsman will expand MDI production
Huntsman announced 400 ktes MDI expansion plan for US manufacturing plant.
2014-09-30

SABIC will increase R&D efficiency

SABIC will increase R&D efficiency
SABIC signed agreement with hte, the high throughput experimentation company to fast-track catalysis R&D.
2014-09-26

LyondellBasell considers adding new ethylene capacity

LyondellBasell considers adding new ethylene capacity
LyondellBasell evaluates expansion project at Channelview site in Texas that would add up to 227k tons annualy of ethylene capacity.
2014-09-26

Lanxess subsidiary increased capacity

Lanxess subsidiary increased capacity
Annual capacity of the Lanxess subsidiary Bond-Laminates increased to over 4 million square meters Tepex.
2014-09-25

Discovery Day 2014 at Erema site

Discovery Day 2014 at Erema site
Erema invites guests to a high-profile recycling event with expert talks and live Intarema demonstrations
2014-09-25

Wittmann Battenfeld in cooperation with T.I.G.

Wittmann Battenfeld in cooperation with T.I.G.
SmartMonitoring is a process data acquisition software which provides access to a universal database.
2014-09-24

Traveling with Bayer polycarbonates

Traveling with Bayer polycarbonates
Thanks to their light diffusion properties, the Makrolon sheets are well suited for use as lamp covers in the interior of rail vehicles.
2014-09-24

New polyamide compound grades with recycled content

New polyamide compound grades with recycled content
At Fakuma Teknor Apex will introduce four PA 6 and 66 grades from Recyclon family.
2014-09-23

RusVinyl project launched

RusVinyl project launched
The RusVinyl polyvinyl chloride production facility in Kstovo was inaugurated on 19 September.
2014-09-23

Weaker export of German machines to Mexico

Weaker export of German machines to Mexico
In H12014 German exports of plastics and rubber machines to Mexico reached an amount of 58.8 m euro.
2014-09-22

Amcor to run on-site bottle operation at Method's plant in USA

Amcor to run on-site bottle operation at Method's plant in USA
Amcor Rigid Plastics has announced plans to operate an on-site bottle production facility within Method's new manufacturing facility in Chicago.
2014-09-19