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Circular economy will push quality of plastics recycling

Circular economy will push quality of plastics recycling
Quality recycling and sorting have been the focal point of the PRE Annual Meeting 2014.
2014-11-24

DSM opens international research center

DSM opens international research center
Royal DSM opened new center for research into and development of high-performance materials.
2014-11-18

Engel and Uni-Cap at Arabplast 2015

Engel and Uni-Cap at Arabplast 2015
At the Arabplast 2015 Engel will be presenting e.g. the solutions for the packaging industry.
2014-11-17

BASF at Compamed 2014

BASF at Compamed 2014
BASF is exhibiting plastics, adhesive raw materials and plasticizers for medical applications.
2014-11-13

Over 220 visitors at Arburg Packaging Days

Over 220 visitors at Arburg Packaging Days
In Lossburg Arburg demonstrated the latest developments for the packaging industry.
2014-11-12

PET conquers new territories

PET conquers new territories
P.E.T. Engineering projects, put forward as alternatives to glass, aluminium and HDPE, won acclaim and awards at BrauBeviale.
2014-11-25

Fire protection with an improved environmental profile

Fire protection with an improved environmental profile
BASF switches its entire portfolio of polystyrene-based insulation products for the European market to a new flame retardant.
2014-11-25

Sumitomo at Arabplast 2015

Sumitomo at Arabplast 2015
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag offers "Perfect Solution in Packaging Production" at Arabplast 2015 in Dubai.
2014-11-24

Huhtamaki to sell its films business

Huhtamaki to sell its films business
Huhtamaki has entered into an agreement to sell its Films business segment to DBAG Fund VI.
2014-11-24

Wacker introduces precision silicone film

Wacker introduces precision silicone film
The film marketed as Elastosil is available as roll stock in thicknesses down to 20 microns.
2014-11-19

First hot-fill PET containers for use with metal lug closures

First hot-fill PET containers for use with metal lug closures
Amcor Rigid Plastics announced the development of unique hot-fill PET containers which accept metal lug closures.
2014-11-19

New head of Industrial Operations at Bayer MaterialScience

New head of Industrial Operations at Bayer MaterialScience
Dr. Klaus Schäfer will succeed Dr. Tony Van Osselaer, who is retiring after 34 years with the company.
2014-11-18

Ineos completes the acquisition of Styrolution

Ineos completes the acquisition of Styrolution
Ineos has successfully completed the purchase of BASF's 50% share in Styrolution, a joint venture between the companies.
2014-11-18

Mecaseat sells plants in Spain and Poland

Mecaseat sells plants in Spain and Poland
Benecke-Kaliko acquires sites in Pamplona and Wągrowiec to expand production of foils for car interiors in Southern and Eastern Europe.
2014-11-17

Successful "Poliuretano Open House" in Mexico

Successful
More than 100 customers came to the KraussMaffei Open House dedicated to the polyurethane processing.
2014-11-17