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Industry trendsetter: Innovative technologies for Industry 4.0, injection moulding and additive manufacturing

TPEs for Medical and Pharmaceutical Markets

With the development of THERMOLAST M the manufacturer KRAIBURG TPE offers compounds that are approved for use in direct contact with blood and medications.

Smart polymers market to grow 15%

The "smart polymers” polymer market is set to grow at a CAGR rate of 14.7% through 2023, according to a recent market research report.


ENGEL at the NPE2018 with reinforced industry expertise

Highest quality and highest efficiency - at NPE2018 from May 7 to 11 in Orlando, Florida, with multiple, exciting injection molding applications ENGEL will prove that this does not have to be a contradiction in terms.

Arburg at the Pharmapack Europe 2018: First-hand expertise

On 7 and 8 February 2018, Arburg will be represented at the Pharmapack Europe 2018 in Paris. Here, the experts will provide information on the extensive range of machines and solutions for plastic part production in the medical technology, clean room and packaging sectors.

Ostomy bags: Reliable production ensures quality of life

In 2012 the worldwide market for incontinence and stoma products amounted to 11.5 billion US dollars. This figure was published in May 2016. By 2020, the figures may be as high as 17.2 billion US dollars.

Networking opportunities on new premises

At the med.con medical technology conference, hosted by ENGEL Deutschland in Hannover, more than 50 medical experts met to exchange experiences and discuss current and future challenges facing the medical technology sector.

MedPharmPlast Europe elects new President

MedPharmPlast Europe (MPPE) elected its new President and Board during the Annual General Assembly 2017 on 30 November in Brussels.

A bag full of novelties: Sanner at Pharmapack 2018

At Pharmapack Europe in Paris, Sanner GmbH showcases its versatile portfolio for desiccant solutions and effervescent packaging.

Silicone rubber for medical applications

At COMPAMED, the international tradeshow for the medical supplier industry, Munich-based chemical group WACKER will be showcasing its new ELASTOSIL LR 5040 line of liquid silicone rubber grades.

Breakthrough packaging innovations at drinktec 2017

Husky Injection Molding Systems announced that it will exhibit at Drinktec 2017 (September 11-15, Munich, Germany) at Booth #338, Hall A4.

Parameter establishes subsidiary company in Poland

Company will target growing pharma industry in eastern Europe.

Industry competence in action

At the Fakuma 2017 from October 17 - October 21 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, ENGEL will be opening up new horizons for the injection moulding industry.

How Lamborghini is accelerating medical device innovation

Lamborghini collaborates with the Houston Methodist Research Institute, to share knowledge in the study of carbon fibre composite materials for medical devices.

Bosch Packaging Technology and Industry 4.0: a new level of quality

Bosch presents connected solutions for higher process and product safety at interpack 2017.