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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

Machinery

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

Environment

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

Materials

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

Materials

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

Industry News

Innovia Films

Innovia Films

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

Materials

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

Materials

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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ISRA

ISRA Vision, an optical control systems supplier based in Germany, has unveiled its ‘SMASH’ system to give all-in-one inspection for plastic webs. Read more

Machinery

Covestro, the German compounding specialist, has opened a coextrusion facility in Dormagen, on the Rhine. Read more

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Amari will distribute a range of commercial, graphic, and architectural films. Read more

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SABIC’s ULTEM UTF120 film offers solutions for professional-grade dielectric film capacitors. Read more

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