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The material has the ability to be used in glazing, windscreens, visors and displays in ways that add strength and resilience while reducing weight Read more

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Silvergate has developed a complete range of products suitable for film production, which also includes specialist additive formulations and a new masterbatch specifically developed for exceptionally thin gauge film Read more

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The balloons are made with RKW film at Site RKW Remy in France, and are used for missions at heights of up to 40 km and therefore depend on special material properties and high quality Read more

Materials

VAC-PERF A2400’s compatibility with a wide range of resin systems from polyesters to next-gen epoxies, combined with high release properties make it a true alternative to legacy release films which have now reached their performance limits Read more

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The investments will enable the expansion of the site to offer further products of RKW’s innovative portfolio on the North American market, as well as creating 30 new full-time jobs Read more

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With only one production line and 67 employees, Battipaglia is a relatively small factory focussed on standard films, a market segment that has come under particularly fierce price and margin pressure across Europe in the past years Read more

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These blowers remove static from the BOPP film as it winds on Innovia’s slitter-rewinder systems, and ensures that the film lies smoothly on the reel, has a clear and untainted finish, and does not pose a hazard to operators Read more

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PP film is not currently collected in sufficient quantities and recycled, yet studies have shown it can be recovered and used in a wide range of injection moulding and extrusion applications Read more

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MicroEpsilon

The new combiSENSOR

Precision sensor manufacturer, Micro-Epsilon, has launched a unique new sensor system that combines an eddy current sensor with a capacitive displacement sensor in a single housing. Read more

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Innovia Films

Innovia Films is launching a new Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) Rayoface facestock film specifically designed for reclosable applications. Read more

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Wipak

Wipak has introduced a unique and energy efficient skin film which can be processed at temperatures considerably lower those of standard films. Read more

Materials

The global petrochemicals group has added a new high-performance flexible to its Exceed XP series. Read more

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RPC Bebo has released a thermoformed screw closure system, in partnership with German tool producer Marbach. Read more

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Aylesbury-baed Nordson has supplied an advanced melt filter to German strapping tape firm Cyklop. Read more

Machinery

Laminated and metallised films maker Dunmore has been acquired by Steel Partners. Read more

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Innovia Films

Innovia Films

Innovia Films has added new downgauged grades to its Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) squeezable label facestock range. Read more

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A new film decontamination plant has set up by Germany's Herbold Meckesheim in the East Rand. Read more

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Leicestershire-based films and distribution business, Plasfilms, has introduced polypropylene heat shrinkable film (HSF) from Taghleef Industries (Ti) into its growing portfolio. Read more

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Proposals from the EU to improve degradability of agricultural films have met a sharp riposte from Plastic Recyclers Europe. Read more

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

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