Postponed, rescheduled and ultimately cancelled in 2020, Chinaplas has returned this week with an in-person event featuring 3600 exhibitors in Shenzhen.
This new non-contact temperature screening system from MachineSense is quick and easy to use. It provides an added level of health protection for employees and legal protection for the business.
Calculating, converting, and planning is now easier and faster than with new app from Polykar.
Boy says all the functions required for automated cleanroom production—including laminar air flow and part packaging—can be placed within the machine’s footprint.
Muller Technology says the self-contained case packer is built around an Omron 6-axis collaborative robot.
Amcor helped Morixe Hnos convert to a lightweight olive oil bottle that allows the company to export oil across Brazil to meet growing demand.
EMS-Grivory’s new Grilamid TR HT 200 amorphous nylon boasts an above 90%.
PLASTICS has published the highly-anticipated guidance document.
Partnership has diverted more than 500 million bottles from oceans.
Solvay’s Ryton PPs mono-layer extrusion grade shown to be optimized for new corrugated tubing.
Graham Packaging has developed a method of selectively reinforcing a bottle wall perpendicular to conventional parison programming.
Ford has collaborated with HP to reuse spent 3D printed powders and parts turning them into injection molded vehicle parts.
New Proco case packer incorporates a cobot arm and flexible packing programs with quick changeover.
KHS shrink packers for bottles now can handle shrink film with up to 100% recycle.
High-moisture-barrier Aclar Edge bottles for liquid drugs are nearing commercialization, and much broader market opportunities are emerging.
A new IML approach that uses a thick paper label as most of the structure of a plastic container can slash resin use drastically—especially handy when resin supplies are tight and prices are soaring.
Compounder Polykemi and subsidiary Rondo Plast launch first of new PP-based compound and sustainable variants that boast both high scratch resistance and UV stability.
Priority Plastics is thinking big—large, wide-mouth containers and drums, that is—to offer new concepts to the U.S. market. The company is launching lines of industrial and consumer packaging made on machinery said to offer capabilities not seen before in the U.S.
Westec Plastics is just one example of an injection molder that actually expanded in 2020 despite the business and logistical challenges of the pandemic.
Use of clear PET bottles for fresh milk is a growing trend, and Amcor offers up to 100% PCR content, as well as a UV barrier additive that doesn’t affect clarity.
Lanxess Tepex dynalite 208 TPU is the matrix material for Carbon Mobile’s ultra-thin and extremely light smartphone.
Tosaf's ZD color and additive concentrates for pearlized BoPP films boast quality, production efficiency and flexibility in meeting OEM requirements.
Eastman’s Tritan Renew copolyester now used by Italian manufacaturer of water bottles and food storage containers.
Sepro Group says its MED Series of 3-, 5- and 6-axis robots is equipped with the features medical customers have been requesting for robots sold into ISO 7 and 8 clean room applications.