NEWS

Wittmann Battenfeld Moves Into New Brazilian Location

11/13/2020

Originally planned for March, the move to the larger site was delayed until August due to COVID-19.

Top Packaging Innovation Award Goes to Henkel in Collaboration with Plastic Bank

11/12/2020

The strong focus on sustainability and the circular economy evident in Dow’s 2020 Packaging Innovation Awards

Protolabs Launches Revamped Digital Quoting Platform

11/11/2020

Initially unveiled in Europe, the new digital manufacturing platform will be coming to the U.S. in early 2021, bringing greater speed and flexibility to quoting of injection molded, CNC machined, and 3D-printed parts. 

RTP Acquires Anti-Scratch Additives Patents from TenasiTech

11/11/2020

RTP adds to its anti-scratch capabilities for engineering resins with TenasiTech’s nanoparticle additives technology  

Evonik Completes First Plant of New Nylon 12 Complex

11/9/2020

Evonik appears to be on track with bringing its major new nylon 12 production complex to fruition.  

Priority Plastics Brings New Technology to U.S. for large PET Containers

11/9/2020

Priority Plastics promises wIder neck openings, a variety of handle options, energy savings and quick changeovers with novel PET ISBM machinery.

AmSty and Agilyx Announce Certified Circular Recycling Pathway for Polystyrene

11/9/2020

The two companies have been working to achieve this important milestone for polystyrene in support of a societal shift from linear to circular solutions for managing waste plastic. 

Plastic Mold Buyers Guide to Be Updated

11/9/2020

After nearly 25 years, the plastic industry’s guide for buying molds—Customs and Practices of the Moldmaking Industry—is being updated by the the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS), in conjunction with  the moldmaking sector.

Prent to Open New Rigid Thermoform Medical Packaging Plant in New Mexico

11/4/2020

Prent aims to start up new rigid thermoform facility by Fall 2021 in southern New Mexico.

Cadillac Products Debuts New Brand Line of Medical Gowns

11/3/2020

As PPE demand rises, automotive supplier and packaging manufacturer Cadillac Products steps-up with new line of extruded medical gowns.