Flexible, Expandable Blown Film Die
Kuhne Anlagenbau GmbH is introducing the Mo-Con modular concept blown film die, which is expandable from 5 to 17 layers. The die is said to be compact and streamlined. Its modular design gives blown film processors the opportunity to run products in a range of combinations to ensure the optimal film structure for each product they manufacture.
After years of closely monitoring an increasingly worrisome labor shortage, the Plastics Industry Association’s warnings about the widening gap between the sector’s need for skilled workers and the supply of such employees have shifted to full alarm. The association calls for “collaborative response across all levels of government and all manufacturing sectors” to tackle this critical issue.
Using recycled content in packaging reduces the environmental footprint of the package and incentivizes recycling. There are plenty of technical solutions to overcome the barriers.
Scheduled for the evening of May 6, 2018 in Orlando, Fla. at the Linda W. Chapin Theatre at the Orange County Convention Center. Meet the class of 2018!