Graham Packaging has developed a method of selectively reinforcing a bottle wall perpendicular to conventional parison programming.
Muller Technology says the self-contained case packer is built around an Omron 6-axis collaborative robot.
Powered by Bausano’s multidrive transmission system, MD Nextmover extrusion line sets new standards for efficiency, reliability, durability, and sustainability, the builder says.
Haitian International Holdings Limited posted a new sales record for the 2020 fiscal year, selling more than 43,000 machines and generating $1.8 billion in sales, up 20.3% from 2019.
Eastman’s Tritan Renew gains further commercial traction.
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Amcor helped Morixe Hnos convert to a lightweight olive oil bottle that allows the company to export oil across Brazil to meet growing demand.
AmSty will use Agilyx’s advanced pyrolysis technology to convert post-use PS to styrene monomer.
Survey data reveals quickening expansion among both captive and custom operations.
A new company called Mantle offers 3D printing equipment and materials that boast unique suitability for producing injection mold components, overcoming limitations of other printing methods.
Haitian’s Zhafir Multi multi-component molding machines or add-on injection units give molders more 2K options.
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There are still companies that compound glass fibers on single screws. The process is considered an “art,” but can be made more predictable with attention to screw design, speed and length, as well the choice of mixer.
EMS-Grivory’s new Grilamid TR HT 200 amorphous nylon boasts an above 90%.
PLASTICS has published the highly-anticipated guidance document.
Allows bulk material transfer from handheld sacks, pails and boxes into elevated process equipment and storage vessels.
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software offers its users many tools and modules with manufacturing and plastics specific platforms like DELMIAworks touching everything from inventory and quality to bookkeeping and process and machine monitoring.
An articulating mold and versatile auxiliary injection unit helped this molder rethink its tried-and-true approach to insert molding.