TECH NEWS

Dual-Zone Hot Sprue Bushing

5/14/2021

Melt Design’s Equatemp line of hot sprue bushings now has a dual-zone model.

EOS Reports Strong Market Demand for Flexible Lattice Patent

5/14/2021

The company says that early adopters of EOS’ digital foam are seeking product differentiation.

Proprietary Copolyester Used in Two COVID-Fighting Applications

5/13/2021

Eastman’s Tritan chosen for its transparency and ability to withstand the frequent disinfection and cleaning required in health settings.

Gardner Business Media Announces Inaugural Top Shops Expo + Conference

5/13/2021

The new industrial event from the publisher of Plastics Technology will feature data, sourcing and technology updates for manufacturing businesses, including injection molders.

Haartz Buys Minority Stake in Peak

5/12/2021

Automotive supplier Haartz invests in compounder in a move to facilitate growth for both.  

Arburg Cancels 2021 Technology Days Event

5/12/2021

Originally moved from its traditional Spring timing to June, Arburg has cited the ongoing pandemic in canceling its 2021 Technology Days event at its Lossburg, Germany headquarters.

Cove & RWDC Industries in Exclusive Agreement to Support Production of the ‘First’ Biodegradable Water Bottles

5/12/2021

Materials innovation company Cove’s partnership with PHA supplier RWDC will supply Cove with PHA for the production of the first water bottles made of biodegradable material.

Jewel-Toned Colorants for Blow Molded and Injection Molded Polyolefins

5/12/2021

Ampacet’s Gemstones Collection said to provide a luxury reflective look to PE, HDPE and PP packaging and consumer products.

Flow Controller Series Updated

5/11/2021

A new control valve for more precise management of the flow rate is one update to the flow controller line Wittmann Battenfeld started its business with more than 40 years and 500,000 units ago.

System Targets Large-Diameter Pipe

5/11/2021

Downstream line is packaged with mono- or multi-layer die for PVC or polyolefin pipe up to nearly 25-in. diam.