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K-MAG: 365 days of community news

K-MAG: 365 days of community news

The new online magazine of K in Düsseldorf featuring facts, news, stories and trends from the international plastics and rubber industry


Lanxess at Chinaplas 2021

Lanxess at Chinaplas 2021

The business units High Performance Materials (HPM), Polymer Additives (PLA) and Inorganic Pigments (IPG) are showcasing new products, technologies and solutions regarding engineering plastics, flame retardant plastics and plastics coloring.


Advancing circularity via various approaches

Advancing circularity via various approaches

A circular economy is one that is restorative and regenerative by design. It takes “a systemic approach to economic development that is designed to benefit businesses, society, and the environment.”


Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Chinaplas 2021

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Chinaplas 2021

At this year’s Chinaplas (April 13-16, 2021, Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center, China) Coperion GmbH, Stuttgart/Germany and Coperion K-Tron will present their latest technologies for plastics processing.


Plastics continues to address demands in building & construction

Plastics continues to address demands in building & construction

As an end market, building and construction has long been one of the biggest consumers of plastic and polymer composite materials. Applications are diverse, and range from roofing, decks, siding, fencing and insulation, to pipes, flooring, solar panels, windows and doors, and more.


Chinaplas debuts in Shenzhen

Chinaplas debuts in Shenzhen

Chinaplas, Asia’s No. 1 plastics and rubber trade fair, will be held in Shenzhen for the first time and it becomes a breakthrough of Shenzhen’s exhibition and convention industry with an exhibition area of 350,000sqm.


Fakuma 2021: future issues

Fakuma 2021: future issues

In addition to the digital transformation, shifting from a linear to a circular economy is also a key issue for the plastics processing industry. And this is why the 27th Fakuma international trade fair for plastics processing is generating special interest.


Eco-consciousness dominating the packaging sector

Eco-consciousness dominating the packaging sector

Environmental factors and sustainability continue to dominate the efforts to develop new types of plastic packaging, as well as, in some cases, alternatives to plastic packaging. Here are just a few recent examples.


Moretto at Chinaplas 2021

Moretto at Chinaplas 2021

From 13th to 16th April, Moretto will exhibit the best technologies and solutions for the plastics processing industry.


Southeast Asia: a growth frontier in the new normal

Southeast Asia: a growth frontier in the new normal

A US$1-trillion loss from the pandemic, estimated by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), is an expensive lesson to learn for global economies while recovery anticipated remaining lethargic in 2021.


The Sacmi range at Chinaplas 2021

The Sacmi range at Chinaplas 2021

With over 650 machines sold in China, Sacmi is the country’s absolute leader in cap manufacturing solutions that use compression technology. In April the fair will showcase all the latest, with a sharp focus on efficiency and integrated process control.