CO2 can be used as a totally “green” solvent to remove many kinds of contamination in recycled plastics without the need for toxic solvents.
Will collaborate with suppliers and customers to evaluate market trends and capabilities, and develop technology accordingly.
‘Brings industry sales, manufacturing and adhesives experience to position.’
Gauging specialist hires sales veteran to lead global team.
New design from Davis-Standard offers outputs comparable to barrier screws at lower melt temperatures.
Both the power-law coefficient and the consistency index must be considered to calculate viscosity.
Four-module platform aims at transparent, faster and more efficient service for biax-film processors.
Additions made as machine builder continues its emphasis on high-quality sheet extrusion its importance to the thermoforming process.
Applications include a wide range of non-metallic film and sheet up to 200 mils.
New series of new web-gauging product to boost film and sheet quality.
Aspiring account ‘followed her nose’ to plastics processing and join sheet extrusion machine builder.
Slated for May 1-2 in Charlotte, program will feature tutorial presentations on Day 1, and advanced presentations relating to the extrusion of PET and PLA formulations on Day 2.
rPlanet Earth looks to disrupt the plastics recycling industry by creating a truly sustainable, closed-loop system for recycling and reuse of post-consumer plastics, with reclaim, sheet extrusion, thermoforming and preform making all in the same plant.
Offers non-ionizing, non-contact on-line measurement that is said to be completely safe and capable of operating in harsh environments.
Facility will include new production equipment and workflow systems that will ‘redefine the way dies are built’ for Nordson’s EDI and Premier product lines.
Optimized extruder, new feedblock options, and Industry 4.0 compatibility highlight new line for PET packaging sheet.
For two-and-a-half days in September, the extrusion world focused on Cleveland and the Extrusion 2018 conference and exhibit.