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The film was introduced to various European markets in which shrink film is used as transport packaging, including Russia and Italy Read more

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The new coextruded material includes a top and bottom web, with an internal barrier layer that comprises less than five per cent of the entire structure, meaning it qualifies as a mono-material construction and is fully recyclable in existing waste s Read more

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The global BOPET packaging films market has been segmented on the basis of thickness, applications, and end-use industries, and the report shows the market is expected to expand 1.8 times in terms of market volume by the end of 2029 Read more

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The innovative film is created in Cortec’s laboratories by utilising some of the most contemporary green technologies available Read more

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The new PET films address a growing demand for films that guarantee the production of recyclable packaging with recycled content Read more

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Successful print and dispensing trials are now complete, demonstrating the company’s commitment to finding more sustainable solutions for the labelling industry Read more

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The film has been designed to be a standalone monofilmic solution, to be used in laminate constructions to be recycle ready, or recyclable in countries which have the infrastructure to recycle polypropylene films Read more

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This investment in a fully automated conversion centre includes the installation of seven new conversion machines for conventional and pre-stretched hand film Read more

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As noted in the BOPET Film Global Supply Demand Report, the global market is currently balanced, and supplies from China and the growing influence of Indian-owned producers will continue to dominate Read more

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The new coextrusion lines are scheduled for completion by the end of 2020 and will cover the increasing demand Read more

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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

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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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