The Star Plastics/LATI global alliance will expand material offerings in North America, Europe, and Asia.
The carbon footprint of plastic bottles can be lowered by 50% says VTT technical research center when replacing their raw PET material with PEF made from citrus peel and sugar beet pulp.
Carbios’ process, using highly specific enzymes, allows textile waste to be recovered and converted into a high quality grade of PET that is suitable for bottles.
Struktol has also released its 2019 CSR report Our Sustainability PULSE, now available on its website.
The PCR will be available as soon as next month to help converters and brand owners achieve their sustainability goals.
The companies are working to develop 3D printing selective laser sintering solutions (SLS) for implants and other medical devices.
In the wake of Covid-19 travel restrictions, STF Group pulls off first ever virtual plastic recycling line installation at the Lavergne plant in Haiti.
Ametek Factory Automation updates its proven Gemco 1999 Semelex Safetimeter, providing better protection for factory personnel.
Shimadzu Scientific’s new FTIR boasts highly accurate qualification of unknown samples.
The Danish company’s novel additive manufacturing technology that prints dissolvable injection mold inserts from a UV-cured resin had a busy finish to 2020.
Braskem will work closely with Encina to develop the necessary logistics, product quality, and certifications for a recycled propylene feedstock that Braskem will use in the production of recycled PP materials.
Collaboration among players across the entire value chain work together on this new sustainable material.
Protolabs helped a contact tracing and social distancing system move from idea to finished product in six weeks, permitting its manufacturer to get back to work and make thousands more of the devices that have subsequently allowed other businesses to come back online.
Arburg announced several updates for its arburgXworld digital platform including different packages and the ability to link to ERP systems and additive manufacturing technology.
Engel is offerings its injection molding machine and linear robot customers six individually configurable maintenance packages.