NEWS

PUBLISHED: 6/9/2020

Ineos Styrolution Details Life Cycle Assessment Analysis for Depolymerized Styrene

Results reportedly show greenhouse gas (GHG) savings of up to 50% for depolymerized styrene compared to fossil based styrene


PUBLISHED: 6/6/2020

Coronavirus Doubles Demand for Used Blow Molding Machines

Demand for hand sanitizer, alcohol, cleaning products and beverages is reportedly straining capacity in blow molding.


PUBLISHED: 6/5/2020

Simulation Software Speeds Mask Development

Sigma Engineering partnered with Arburg and others to expedite the design and optimization of a molded LSR mask, using simulation to determine mold setup, filling calculations and thermal layout in 24 hours.


PUBLISHED: 6/4/2020

Milacron Announces Rental Options for New Machinery

Plastics processing machinery supplier Milacron introduced a new rental option for its equipment via an exclusive financing partner, Equipment Finance Group (EFG), granting emergency capacity to serve Covid-19 projects.


PUBLISHED: 6/4/2020

HP and BASF Partner on New 3D Printing Polypropylene Material

A reported first of its kind industrial-grade polypropylene (PP) developed for HP’s Jet Fusion 5200 Series 3D printing system to accelerate production.


PUBLISHED: 6/4/2020

Covid-19 Test Swab Production Cell Introduced

Cell includes a mold, molding machine and robot with the ability to create 320 test swabs per minute and 460,000 test swabs per day.


PUBLISHED: 6/4/2020

Maguire Producing Easy-to-Install Flexible Shield as Coronavirus Guard

Jordan Defense Shield made of recyclable polyester, ships in a compact roll, and can be readily reinstalled as protection requirements change.


PUBLISHED: 6/3/2020

Polymax TPE Expands R&D Capabilities

A Coperion ZSK Mc twin-screw compounding extruder highlights Polymax TPE’s new lab line expansion. 


PUBLISHED: 6/3/2020

Conveyors Available on Three-Day 'Quick Ship' Program

Dynamic Conveyor offers quick custom conveyor delivery program.  


PUBLISHED: 6/2/2020

Brown Machine Group Acquires aXatronics Robotic Capabilities

BMG’s Nalle automation systems with aXatronics’ robotic offerings said to provide the ‘ultimate’ packaging manufacturing solution.