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Published: 7/1/2009

New Sheets of TPO and Recycled PETG
WEB EXCLUSIVE Spartech Corp., St.

Published: 4/1/2009

New Looks in Acrylic Sheet
WEB EXCLUSIVE Two new aesthetic effects in formable acrylic sheet were introduced by Acrilex, Inc., Jersey City, N.J.

Published: 4/1/2009

Medical Tray Has ‘Safe Edges’
Plastic Ingenuity in Cross Plains, Wis., which operates five thermoforming plants and builds its own machines, has patented pressure-forming tools that round the edges of medical trays.

Published: 4/1/2009

Thermoforming Heat-Resistant PLA Trays
A technique for crystallizing polylactide (PLA) biopolymer trays to make them more heat resistant was disclosed in a recent patent application by NatureWorks LLC, Minnetonka, Minn.

Published: 3/1/2009

PET Sheet Contains Up to 25% PCR
New rigid PET fillm and sheet from Invista Polymer and Resins, Wichita, Kan., contains up to 25% post-consumer recycled content and boasts color, clarity, and processability equivalent to 100% virgin APET for thermoformed food packaging.

Published: 3/1/2009

First 3D Induction Welding For Sheets and Composites
Kuka Systems in Germany has developed an induction welding head and accompanying software that allow a 6-axis robot to bond hollow 3D thermoformed shells.

Published: 2/1/2009

Biodegradable Sheet For Food Packaging
Reynolds Packaging KAMA, the sheet extrusion division of Reynolds Food Packaging, Hazleton, Pa., will produce thermoformable sheet made of Cereplast Inc.’s starch-based biodegradable resins.

Published: 2/1/2009

New Copolyester In Sheet for Signs
Plaskolite Inc., Columbus, Ohio, is now offering thermoformable sheet of Eastman Chemical’s new proprietary Tritan copolyester for signage.

Published: 2/1/2009

Thermochromic Film Shows When Food Is Hot
Klockner Pentaplast GmbH in Germany, a global producer of thin sheet for thermoformed packaging, is introducing an unusual “intelligent” rigid film for trays.

Published: 1/1/2009

New Forming Method Is ‘Sheetless’
A novel thermoforming process developed by LRM Industrial LLC, Rockledge, Fla., a joint venture of Nova Chemicals and Envirokare Tech Inc., makes large parts in one step without roll stock or cut sheet.