The theme of sustainable plastics pervaded the exhibits at K 2019, even those of auxiliary equipment suppliers, where everything from dryers to blenders to hopper loaders was reimagined as part of a circular plastics process.
Controllers for upstream volumetric mixers and dosing stations feature touch screen with extended recipe storage and management, among other features.
Movacolor brought out several new gravimetric systems.
Plastic Systems arrives in the U.S. with a handful of new auxiliaries.
Hybrid mixer has stirrer, disperse blades.
TrueFeed Micro Feeder from Conair designed for ultra-low doses—less than five pellets/sec.
Brabender Technologie will highlight new OPC-UA compliant controls and easy cleaning features for feeders at K 2019.