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European Bioplastics elects new Board

François de Bie confirmed as Chairman

Engineering to the limit

LANXESS now offers two new highly reinforced polyamide 6 compounds.

BASF puts expanded compounding plant for engineering plastics into operation

BASF put the expanded compounding plant at BASF’s Schwarzheide site in Germany into operation.


New Head of Machine Technology at KraussMaffei

Dr. Stefan Kruppa will become the new Head of the Machine Technology department at KraussMaffei.

Milliken at Drinktec 2017

Milliken at Drinktec 2017 to highlight how its ClearShield UV absorbers protect vitamins, plus the color and aroma of drinks in clear, transparent PET bottles.

EREMA extends production capacities and optimises fabrication

The manufacturer of recycling systems is relying on new production processes with the optimum use of resources in its production of assembly groups.

battenfeld-cincinnati USA strengthens sales and service team

New Sales Director and new Sales and Service Managers at battenfeld-cincinnati USA.

New halogen-free, flame-retardant polyesters and polyamides

LANXESS presents new halogen-free, flame-retardant polyesters and polyamides

Milacron completes successful showing at Chinaplas 2017

Milacron Holdings Corp. showcased technologies from their injection molding machine portfolio at Chinaplas 2017.

Industry 4.0 award for Arburg

"100 Centres of Industry 4.0 Excellence in Baden-Württemberg" award.

An interview with Ralf Pasker, EAE Managing Director

IV International ETICS (External Thermal Insulation Composite System) Conference was held in May in Ożarów Mazowiecki near Warsaw (Poland).

Sabic invests in Dutch composite engineering company

Sabic has invested in the Dutch composites specialist Airborne International BV.

Processors seek to shore up depleted inventories

Spot resin trading continued to hum along at a healthy pace the week of April 10, reports the PlasticsExchange in its Market Update.

EREMA Group: new record result of EUR 138 million

Thanks to a 5 percent increase in turnover the consolidated sales of the EREMA Group reached EUR 138 million in the 2016/17 financial year.

Inspection and analysis of XLPE and HPTE insulating material

Plastics used for the insulation of medium, high- and extra-high voltage cables have to comply with the highest purity standards.