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Fakuma 2021- ready for take-off

Fakuma 2021- ready for take-off

In just a few weeks the first major, international on-site event will be held for the entire plastics industry in Germany: The 27th Fakuma international trade fair for plastics processing will open its doors in Friedrichshafen from the 12th through the 16th of October, 2021.


Plastics
Boy- novelties at Fakuma 2021

Boy- novelties at Fakuma 2021

It has always been a Boy tradition to select a trade fair as a platform for a premiere. The family-run company will continue this tradition at this year’s Fakuma.


Machines
Arburg at Moldplas 2021

Arburg at Moldplas 2021

From November 3 - 6 in Hall 10 at Moldplás 2021 (Batalha, Portugal), Arburg will show a fully-automated, digitally networked Allrounder producing ready-to-use mask boxes.


Machines
SABIC introduces unique new pipe technology

SABIC introduces unique new pipe technology

SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, today has announced the development of a new technology and range of dedicated polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) resins that mark a significant leap forward in the performance profile of polyolefin pressure pipes


Machines
Breaking new ground in Turkey’s textile industry

Breaking new ground in Turkey’s textile industry

Korteks, one of the world’s biggest yarn producers based in Bursa, Turkey, has started the production of recycled polyester filament yarn in its production facility using a Starlinger recycling line.


Machines
How Europe is moving towards its recyclable packaging goals

How Europe is moving towards its recyclable packaging goals

The amount of packaging waste being produced is unsustainable, and Europe is very serious about achieving its circular economy objectives, says Maja Desgrées du Loû, Policy Officer, Packaging & Packaging Waste Directive, European Commission.


Packagings
SABIC to showcase at CMPE 2021 its broad and growing portfolio

SABIC to showcase at CMPE 2021 its broad and growing portfolio

SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, will exhibit at CMPE 2021 in booth #8B61 its extensive portfolio of high-performance materials for 5G applications, including specialized LNP compounds and copolymers, Ultem and Noryl resins, and oligomers.


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