Processors today need no-cost and low-cost ways to improve their efficiency and productivity. Many of them can save money and become more competitive through better specification and maintenance of auxiliary equipment for materials handling, parts handling, process cooling, and scrap reclaiming. That’s why PLASTICS TECHNOLOGY is sponsoring a Processing Conference & Workshop, “Practical Solutions for Processing Productivity: Hidden Savings Though Better Blending, Drying, Cooling & More.” It will take place Oct. 28-29 in Oak Brook, Ill. For details, see pp. 11 & 42.
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Shepherd Thermoforming’s operation has spared millions of PET bottles from death by landfill. It also has taken steps to slash its own energy and water consumption.