DRYING

Drying

Time to Get Drying Right

Special supplement on resin drying coming with May issue of Plastics Technology.

Drying

Get Better At Drying

Supplement coming in May will focus on this vexing problem.

Injection Molding

Milacron Expands Aftermarket Business—Again

Milacron LLC, Cincinnati, recently completed the purchase of Industrial Machine Sales, Inc. (IMSI) and its sister company, Precise Plastics Machinery (PPM), both of Southlake, Texas.

Extrusion

Milacron Adds to Its Aftermarket Family

Milacron LLC recently completed the purchase of Industrial Machine Sales, Inc. (IMSI) and its sister company, Precise Plastics Machinery (PPM), both of Southlake, Texas.

Drying

Automotive molder seeks flexible solution for diverse drying needs

Clear, amber or red; headlights, taillights and turn signals: those are just some of the constantly changing jobs that custom automotive molder TASUS pulls in and out of its presses, requiring a flexible drying system to handle the ever-changing run list.

Feeding & Blending

K 2013: More Efficient, Flexible & User-Friendly Auxiliaries

It’s hard to generalize about auxiliary equipment, but a few trends stood out at K, including: greater energy efficiency, ease of maintenance and cleaning, controls that provide more real-time and historical process information and greater ease of use.

Feeding & Blending

Web Connectivity: the ‘Missing Link’ To Molding Machines & Auxiliaries

Web services technology is being utilized today by many molding companies to enhance their molding operations performance, expand uptime, and obtain supplier support in shorter time for very low cost.
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Drying

Web-Enabled Auxiliaries Save Time And Shoe-Leather in Molding Plant

Internet connectivity for plastics equipment is a relatively new and growing technology. Here’s how it works at Samtec.

Resin Conveying

Moretto Auxiliaries Available Through Advanced Blending Solutions

Products will be branded as ABS and will supplement ABS’s own line of material handling, blending, and controls technology.

Resin Conveying

Conveying, Drying, Crystallizing PLA : The Energy-Saving Packaging Solution

When the new industry term “bioresins” hit the plastics community in the early 2000s, polylactic acid (PLA ) made its way to the top of the list in a class of new plant-based materials.