Polyfil's new CFA masterbatch used Vistamaxx propylene-based elastomer as a carrier which is said to deliver several processing and end-use advantages for foamed PP and thermoformed products.
Targeted to film, fiber, and monofilament markets is a new nylon 410 said to surpass other "green" nylons due to its much higher melting point.
The same high-quality print is offered by a simpler dry-offset plastic strap printer as its larger brethren.
These tones reportedly provide a "visual tactility", encouraging the consumer to reach out and touch.
Husky Injection Molding Systems has launched its next-generation HyPET HPP5 preform molding system, which incorporates numerous enhancements that reportedly allow for up to 12% productivity improvement.
Line produces film from 8-16 microns thick for both hand-wrap and machine-wrap applications.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: DSM Engineering Plastics claims it has made a breakthrough in nylon 6 blown-film processing for flexible food packaging with the development of its new Akulon XS.
Macro offers smaller footprint compact line to ease installation, save space.
Mold-Masters presents several new hot-runner developments for PET preform molding at Drinktec.
SIPA develops new generation of rotary reheat stretch-blow machines for PET bottles.