Preventing Equipment Failure: How to Maximize Vacuum Pump Uptime

These “smart” pumps are designed to use cloud-based analysis software to detect equipment issues long before they turn critical. (Sponsored Content)
Sponsored Content

Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance for all Your Auxiliaries on a Single Cloud-Based Platform

Conair’s SmartServicesTM platform combines powerful equipment monitoring, visualization and notification functions with advanced cloud-based data storage and analytics. The Industry 4.0 platform promises new levels of process and quality optimization, predictive diagnostics and maintenance, and maximum equipment uptime.

Compounding / Multi-Screw Compounding

Technology Is the Solution For This Compounder

Compounding Solutions has seen its business grow by 20% in each of the last 12 years. That’s no accident. The firm has become a mainstay supplier of compounds—primarily for medical—by tapping into its expertise in technology and processing.


Recycled Content: A Hot Trend in Packaging

Using recycled content in packaging reduces the environmental footprint of the package and incentivizes recycling. There are plenty of technical solutions to overcome the barriers.

Knowledge Centers

Gain in-depth knowledge in processes, products and technology from industry experts.

Plastics Technology
May Issue


Practical hands-on solutions to common processing problems tips and techniques.


Injection Molding