NEWS

PUBLISHED: 3/11/2020

Ultimaker and ERIKS Partner to Scale Up 3D Printing Capacity

ERIKS equipped its production facilities in Alkmaar, The Netherlands, with multiple Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundles.


PUBLISHED: 3/11/2020

Arburg Opens New Training Center

The training center is part of a new 13,700-m2 structure at the company’s Lossburg headquarters, which will also include administrative space and a health center.


PUBLISHED: 3/10/2020

Vecoplan Announces New Hires and Promotions

The company hired a new marketing department head; has named a new director over its parts and service operation; and announces its employee of the year.  


PUBLISHED: 3/10/2020

Borealis is Now Producing Certified Renewable PP

Said to represent a milestone in sustainable PP, these resins are being produced at Borealis’ two production facilities in Belgium.


PUBLISHED: 3/6/2020

Henkel Launches Recyclable Black Detergent Bottles

Recycle-friendly black HDPE bottles are included in Henkel’s laundry detergent line with 25% PCR.


PUBLISHED: 3/6/2020

Kautex Shifts Focus from Automotive to Packaging and Use of Recycled Plastics

Global slump in automotive blow molding investment convinces Kautex that its future is in sustainable packaging.


PUBLISHED: 3/6/2020

Pretium Packaging Adds Machine For HIC Bottle Molding

Pretium invests in a 10-cavity, all-electric blow molder for gallon HDPE jugs.


PUBLISHED: 3/5/2020

Tomra Reports Strong Polystyrene Sorting Results

Tomra technologies sort post-consumer polystyrene waste content with final product purity higher than 99.9%.


PUBLISHED: 3/5/2020

Eastman to Produce Acetate Flake Made from Biobased and Recycled Content

Eastman’s Acetate Renew is a cellulose diacetate composed of 60% biobased and 40% certified recycled content. 


PUBLISHED: 3/3/2020

Betts Retires from Wittmann Battenfeld

Working in plastics for more than 40 years, Tom Betts announced his retirement from Wittmann Battenfeld.