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Polyplastic at K 2019

Polyplastic at K 2019

The world’s leading trade fair for the plastics and rubber industry K-Show 2019 starts its work on October 16 in Dusseldorf.


Plastics
Shorter cycle times for thick-walled housings

Shorter cycle times for thick-walled housings

Sometimes, more is less. With the aim of further reducing cycle time, Engel has split the process of producing housing parts for medical devices using two-component injection moulding.


Machines
Albis at K 2019

Albis at K 2019

Albis will present a range of high-performance plastics, compound solutions and master batches at K 2019, the trade fair in Dusseldorf, Germany (hall 8-B3/stand A61) from October 16 to 23, 2019.


Plastics
Biesterfeld grows its polyurethane team

Biesterfeld grows its polyurethane team

At the beginning of the year, another two colleagues joined the ranks of the polyurethane team at Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, to help them handle the continued growth in the polyurethane market and ever more complex customer demands.


Plastics
Engineering plastic will improve the air quality in cars

Engineering plastic will improve the air quality in cars

Asahi Kasei’s copolymer polyacetal resin (POM) TENACTM -C Z4520 has been certified as an eco-friendly green material by the China Automotive Technology & Research Center (CATARC) for its outstanding low VOC emission performance.


Plastics
Kraiburg TPE to expand activities in the consumer sector

Kraiburg TPE to expand activities in the consumer sector

Regulatory requirements and consumer protection are key in supporting the consumer market. Kraiburg TPE has addressed this situation, acquiring comprehensive knowledge in the field, and has built up a product portfolio based on this expertise.


Plastics
Plastic waste as a resource

Plastic waste as a resource

Consuming less is important, but it's not enough. A cultural shift must take place, and design is likely to play a key role in transforming the way we think about plastics.


Recycling
Know-how and innovation for the European Market

Know-how and innovation for the European Market

Campetella will be demonstrating its expertise in the field of industrial automation with a wide range of new and enhanced robot systems, handling equipment and fully automated manufacturing solutions - for example for the packaging industry.


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