PUBLISHED: 4/1/2020

Dukane Designated as Critical Manufacturer in Coronavirus Response

Among the world’s leading suppliers of plastic welding equipment, Dukane is doing its part during the coronavirus pandemic.

PUBLISHED: 3/31/2020

PLASTICS Cancels Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit; Some Aspects Move to Virtual Platforms

The next summit will be co-located with NPE2021: The Plastics Show May 17–21, 2021.

PUBLISHED: 3/30/2020

IR-Based System Permits Automatic Scan of Body Temp

Developed by MachineSense, FeverWarn can be installed in the form of a gate or retrofitted to any entrance location for the automatic scanning of human body temperature. ​ 

PUBLISHED: 3/30/2020

Essentium and Lehvoss Partner to Develop Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Designed specifically for industrial-scale 3D printing.

PUBLISHED: 3/30/2020

Stratasys Coalition Expands to Ramp Up Face Shield Production With 3D Printing

Stratasys has received requests for 350,000 face shields, so further acceleration in production across coalition members is critical.

PUBLISHED: 3/30/2020

APR and NERC Announce New Government Recycling Demand Champion Program

The Government Recycling Demand Champions, a companion to APR’s well-established Recycling Demand Champions Campaign, will be tailored to state, regional and local governments around the U.S. 

PUBLISHED: 3/27/2020

Automation: Buyer Protection Program and Online Tutoring Initiated

Absolute Robot has rolled out two programs to help injection molders during the Covid-19 crisis.

PUBLISHED: 3/26/2020

Polykemi Swiftly Responds with Material Delivery to Manufacturer of Respirators

Polykemi’s PP-based compound urgently needed for respirator filtration components in the fight against Coronavirus.

PUBLISHED: 3/25/2020

Sencorp Modifies Thermoforming Machines for Face Masks

Machine builder says its modified machines can produce three million masks per week to help protect frontline medical workers.

PUBLISHED: 3/25/2020

Coronavirus Prompts Ineos to Build Additional Hand Sanitizer Plants in the U.K. and Germany

Leading Europena producer of key sanitizer raw materials and thermoplastics Ineos is quickly stepping up to do its part during the pandemic crisis.