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Chinaplas 2014

A double-digit growth in visitor numbers at the recently-held Chinaplas 2014 trade show in Shanghai has made it the “go-to” event in Asia, says the Director General Designate of the British Plastics Federation. Read more

Industry News

Husky Injection Moulding Systems, which recently completed the acquisition of mould-maker Schöttli, is showcasing mould technology for specific medical and specialty closure application at Chinaplas. Read more

Machinery

Injection moulding machine manufacturer, Boy, is presenting two injection moulding machines at Chinaplas 2014: a Boy 35 E (350 kN clamping force) equipped with a servo-motor pump drive and a Boy XS, its most compact machine. Read more

Machinery

At Chinaplas 2014, recycling technology group Starlinger is exhibiting a method for turning production waste from PP tape lines into useable masterbatch, as well as a system for turning recycled PET and HDPE into food-contact approved materials. Read more

Environment

Radici Group says its newest grades of speciality engineering plastics are receiving "enourmous market interest." Read more

Materials

Addressing the press during Chinaplas 2014, Haitian gave new details on the recently launched editions of its Mars and Jupiter injection moulding machine lines. Read more

Machinery

Engel says that rising pressure to reduce costs for injection moulders in Asia has resulted in a focus on innovation, efficiency and automation. Read more

Machinery

Husky Injection Moulding Systems has introduced two new products to its hot runners and controllers portfolio which it is launching to market at Chinaplas 2014. Read more

Machinery

Engel has launched its second brand of injection moulding machines, specifically for the Chinese and Asian markets, at Chinaplas 2014. Read more

Machinery

Solvay Specialty Polymers has launched two new film grades specifically designed for the solar market at Chinaplas 2014. Read more

Materials

Davis-Standard has announced it will launch its latest cast-film line to the Asian market at Chinaplas 2014. Read more

Machinery

At a pre-Chinaplas press event, PolyOne has announced it is launching its latest authentication and anti-counterfeiting solutions to the Asian market at the 2014 show. Read more

Industry News

In keeping with the theme of 'Greenovation' at Chinaplas 2014, DuPont's Packaging and Industrial Polymers division is showing a range of materials developed in collaboration with a number of customers and industry partners. Read more

Materials

DuPont Performance Polymers says it is showing its commitment to China's growing desire for sustainable solutions by exhibiting a number of materials for efficiency, lightweighting and improving fuel economy for the automotive industry. Read more

Materials

TSRC Corporation, a global synthetic rubber producer, has announced that a new, 25,000 tonne plant producing its styrene-isoprene-styrene (SIS) block copolymer is now online in Nantong, China. Read more

Materials

Opening the events at this year's Chinaplas, Jinhui Zhaolong Group, an advanced plastics materials producer, announced its debut at the show with its achievements in green technologies to combat the rising cost of environmental pollution. Read more

Industry News

Clariant is presenting products and formulations with an emphasis on improving sustainability as well as adding value to key end-markets at Chinaplas 2014. Read more

Materials

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is heading a group of eleven UK exhibitors at Chinaplas 2014 that are hoping to make the most of the business opportunities offered by rapidly growing markets in the country. Read more

Events

Frank Peters, VP of Sales for the KraussMaffei brand, has said that the Group’s strategy of producing large injection moulding machines locally in China to the quality standards of Europe will put the company in a good position to expand in Asia. Read more

Machinery

BASF is using Chinaplas 2014 to show plastics solutions it says will “help Asia Pacific innovate for sustainability.” Read more

Materials