RSS

John Carlon

After more demand from the hygiene, pest control and car industries, family-owned technical moulder MGS Technical Plastics has invested in two Sumitomo Demag machines. more

Machinery

Ocean scientists at the University of Plymouth’s International Marine Litter Research Unit will start a project to study the entry of microparticles in water-systems. more

Industry News

BioStable, based in Austin, Texas, has agreed to use Solvay's Radel polyphenylsulfone in heart valve repairs. more

Industry News

Order growth at factories across the Eurozone has generally fallen, after a 20 year high in December, according to the IHS/ Markit PMI. more

Industry News

Custom injection moulder Plastic-IT have enjoyed increased business to move to new facilities, shortening its turnaround time for parts. more

Industry News

The Chinese manufacturing division of Engel, Wintec, will be at the NPE2018 show in Florida with cost-effective machinery featuring high clamp forces. more

NPE 2018

The director of Vanden Recycling, David Wilson, has spoken out regarding the recently announced Plastics Pact from WRAP. more

Industry News

Belgian polymers specialist Solvay has unveiled a pipe protection material at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, USA. more

Industry News

The Swedish pipe specialist Trelleborg has introduced a mechanical seal and a liner end seal for high-pressure water pipes. more

Industry News

The barrier packaging company Tetra-Pak has said it will use paper straws on small cartons from the end of 2018. more

Industry News

Oregon based Agilyx and Runcorn's INEOS Styrolution have agreed to develop a recycling process for polystyrene. more

Materials

The polyolefin specialist Albis has renewed its distribution deal with LyondellBasell for Europe, adding Russia and North Africa to its network. more

Materials

London packaging machinery supplier Ilapak UK has used its Vegatronic to run a compostable food wrap film. more

Machinery

Richard McKinlay of Axion looks at how Britain's stalling recycling rates can be bettered - and finds flexibles may hold the answer. more

Guest Blog

arburg_38098_birds_eye_view_lossburg.jpg

ARBURG GmbH + Co KG

The German mechanical engineering specialist Arburg will expand its facilities at its base in Lossburg, Baden-Württemberg. more

Industry News

The manufacturer's organisation EEF has issued a report heavily criticiseing the implementation of the Apprenticeship Levy, as it called for drastic changes to the scheme. more

Industry News

Austrian polyolefins specialist Borealis has funded a project in East Java, Indonesia, to prevent marine plastic pollution. more

Industry News

Anti-microbial and masterbatches specialist Addmaster has received its second Queen's Award for Enterprise in a year of increased sales. more

Industry News

Screen Shot 2018-04-23 at 10.07.18.png

via Packaging Europe.

The not-for-profit managing the on-pack recycling labels has announced the appointment of Stuart Lendrum, head of packaging at Sainsbury's. more

Industry News

Environmental goals P&G set itself have been met, and the international consumer products company has announced new targets for 2030. more

Environment

The injection moulding machine maker Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has upped the clamping force of its hybrid El-Exis in its fourth generation. more

Machinery