DRYING

All Electric & Hybrid Machines

Milan Plast Was Good With Plans To Be Even Better

Big international turnout at the triennial international fair for the plastics and rubber industry, Milan Plast: check out the Plastics Technology slideshow.
#polyolefins #monitoring #tpe

Drying

Moretto Considers North American Assembly of Eureka Drying Technology

The Italian company's largest Eureka drying system is currently installed at an undisclosed North American customer.

Post-Consumer Recycling

PPA Adds Four to Membership Roster

Group also names Gail Bristol new president.

Feeding & Blending

AUXILIARIES: A Full Range of Updated Auxiliary Equipment Featured at NPE

Temperature controllers, dryers, conveying systems and blenders included.

Testing

AUXILIARIES AT NPE: More Control, Flexibility, And Efficiency

These are key trends in the many kinds of auxiliary equipment displayed at this month’s show. You’ll also see equipment designed to be virtually ‘foolproof.’
#monitoring

Additive Manufacturing

Short-Run Specialist Chases Higher Productivity While Staying Lean

How do you automate jobs that run only a few hours? That’s only one of the questions challenging a fast-growing, short-run molder.
#planttour

Extrusion

Detect When Equipment Needs Maintenance—Before It’s Too Late

New technology to debut next month at NPE warns when preventive maintenance is needed, before equipment failure disrupts production.
#industry4-0 #monitoring

Drying

How to Dry PET for Container Applications

PET is extremely hygroscopic, highly moisture sensitive, and one of the toughest challenges to dry. Here are the basic principles of doing it right for rigid packaging applications
#processingtips #bestpractices

Materials

Check Out the New PTonline.com

Following the relaunch of our print publication and electronic newsletters, our website has a new, vibrant look now, too.