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KruiseKontrol premiere – new Moretto technology at Plast ‘09

Leading Italian auxiliary equipment supplier Moretto is bringing innovations and cutting-edge technologies to Plast’09, this year’s most important European-wide plastics and rubber exhibition.

Strong and flexible arresters made of DuPont Delrin secure medical storage trays

The performance of DuPont Delrin acetal resin in terms of its strength, flexibility and fatigue resistance is critical to the reliable operation of tray arresters fitted in Medstor medical cabinets from Mailbox Mouldings International Ltd. (Stalybridge, England).

DSM Engineering Plastics presents Stanyl ForTii

DSM Engineering Plastics has unveiled the trade name under which it is to launch its latest high performance polymer for use in electronics and other applications.

Huntsman to launch adhesive-free polyisocyanurate technology

A new technology for fire-retarding polyisocyanurate (PIR) sandwich panels will be launched by Huntsman at this year’s UTECH Europe exhibition and conference.

Eastman Chemical launched new innovative packaging designs

Eastman Chemical Company have introduced new examples of elegant and innovative cosmetic and personal care packaging designs from The Glass Polymer family of copolyesters.

Krones develops an automatic order-picking system

Krones develops an automatic order-picking system Rising numbers of articles in the food and beverage industries are rendering the order-picking process ever more complicated. Efficient solutions are needed. For this reason, Krones has developed a modularised, automatic order-picking system – known as EOP System A – for the food and beverage industries.

New copolymer SABIC PP 680K

SABIC launched high transparent polypropylene grade for multiple application area’s within extrusion blow moulding.

A. Schulman introduces new tpe soft-touch injection molding and slush products in Europe

A. Schulman announced the European launch of two new thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) products for automotive applications – Invision VX EP ultra high-flow TPE, and Invision SLX slush TPE.

Invista launched Performa PET that offers a material for packages to reduce their impact on the environment

Invista, one of the world’s largest integrated polymer and fibers producers, has formulated Performa -R, a rigid PET film and sheet that contains up to 25 percent post consumer recycled content and features color, clarity, and processability that is equivalent to 100 percent virgin material.

New packaging film with world's highest level of water vapour barrier properties

Japan's Mitsubishi Plastics, Inc. (MPI) recently launched its new super high gas barrier sheet based packaging film, X-Barrier in European market.