The materials science department at Trinity College Dublin, MABER, has installed a twin-screw extruder from Brabender. more

16 Feb 2018 09:31 Industry News

A new testing centre from Baker Perkins will be available for processors switching from batch to continuous manufacturing. more

3 Jan 2018 10:22 Machinery

Arabian petrochemicals company SABIC has fired up its polypropylene extrusion plant in Limburg, the Netherlands. more

20 Dec 2017 15:51 Industry News

Manufacturer of extrusion technology, Leistritz, has launched a new elongational rheometer that it says provides solid data to prove even the slightest variations in the compounding process. more

1 Dec 2017 14:47 Machinery

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LyondellBasel and Suez have pledged a boost to the European polypropylene circular economy in a partnership based in the Netherlands. more

30 Nov 2017 11:15 Industry News

KraussMaffei's iPul system has been recognised for advancing pultrusion technology for polyurethanes. more

22 Nov 2017 11:01 Industry News

A new silicone sponge that meets the latest harmonised European fire/smoke and toxicity specifications for the rail industry has been developed by the SFS Manufacturing Group. more

10 Nov 2017 12:11 Materials

The evolution of the ZSK series of twin screw extruders has achieved higher throughput rates for Coperion since the first machines of 1957. more

2 Oct 2017 12:27 Machinery

UK Extrusion, partners of Italy-based manufacturer of blown film and foil sheet extrusion lines, Bandera, is to host a two-day conference coinciding with Interplas in September. more

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When compounding highly-filled polymers, wear caused by abrasion and corrosion is a frequent problem as it substantially affects the service life of twin-screw extruders. more

3 Aug 2017 11:20 Machinery

Skymark, a packaging extrusion firm based in Scunthorpe, is working to compete a project with the Spanish research centre AIMPLAS to recycle printed films. more

18 Jul 2017 12:20 Industry News


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Reclamation experts Axion Consulting have successfully turned retail gift cards into new PVC applications. more

3 Jul 2017 16:19 Materials

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Innovia will make a new series of BOPP food packaging film at its plant in Wigton, Cumbria. more

31 May 2017 09:42 Materials

Frank Zhuang has been appointed as Chief Development Officer for China. more

24 May 2017 11:05 Industry News

KraussMaffei Berstorff builds ZE Performance extruder in China to meet the needs of its mid-high-range market. more

15 May 2017 12:17 Machinery

After releasing its VBD 300 Vacuum Dryer, Maguire highlights how it can be used in a wider range of moulding and extrusion applications. more

27 Apr 2017 17:02 Machinery

Bond A Band, a plastics extrusion company based in Halifax, is saving both production and materials costs following investment in a new recovery and recycling system from Plasmac. more

21 Apr 2017 10:08 Machinery

Processing Technologies International, a leading global manufacturer of high-performance sheet extrusion machinery, has launched a new range of high-speed extruders for the packaging market. more

20 Apr 2017 10:50 Machinery

Davis-Standard Limited, the UK division of the US-headquartered extrusion and converting machinery manufacturer, Davis-Standard LLC, is celebrating the 50 year anniversary of one of its longest-serving employees. more

19 Apr 2017 14:12 Machinery