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Patricia Isbell

Pipeline Plastics is expanding its HDPE pipe business with KraussMaffei Berstorff pipe extrusion lines. more

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Total Circular compounds containing recycled HDPE have been approved by FDA for use in food packaging. more

Materials

Research results released by ESE world shows HDPE developed for injection moulding use can be recycled and moulded repeatedly. more

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Shropshire manufacturer of recycling machinery Lyndex, has launched a two-ram high volume plastics waste baler. more

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Maria Estela Izquierdo

Horizon 2020 funding has been granted to a European project to depolymerise bottles. more

Materials

Utilities manager Veolia has opened a HDPE sorting site on the Thames estuary, specialising in vacuum extrusion from milk bottles. more

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A Czech plastic processor sending products worldwide has bought a series of Negri Bossi Vector machines. more

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Clayey soil presented a problem for maintaining level pipework at a build by West Norfolk council and Lovells builders, solved by Weholite HDPE. more

Materials

UK plastics raw materials distributor, Plastribution, has expanded its portfolio with the addition of new grades from the Tosoh Corporation, the parent company of the Japanese chemical and specialty products and materials group. more

Materials

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Jan Brewer

RPC designs bespoke container with complex spout nook for Europe’s largest manufacturer and supplier of car care products. more

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Large diameter plastic pipes from UK manufacturer, Asset International, are being successfully used in a series of projects to help improve the country’s water infrastructure. more

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RPC Bebo Kristiansand in Norway has introduced a new seafood packing system that it says provides important logistical and sustainability benefits compared to more traditional packs. more

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A Wales-based manufacturer of large diameter plastic pipes has won the ‘Manufacturing Innovation Award’ for its latest product designed for the water management industry. more

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Viridor, a recycling, renewable energy and waste management company, has invested over £1million in an advanced flake optical sorting station on the HDPE line at the company's polymer recycling facility in Skelmersdale, UK. more

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UK producer of plastic milk bottles, Nampak, has praised the UK’s recycling levels for high density polyethylene (HDPE), which reached an all time high of 79 percent, according to statistics from recycling organisation, Recoup. more

Environment

A new polyolefins project has been announced, with a reported annual capacity of one million tonnes of linear low- and high-density polyethylene. more

Materials

A Norwegian dairy is the first company in Europe to use a high-density polyethylene (HDPE) cap on its products. more

Materials