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  • 09-18-2020

    Engel One of the Most Sustainable Companies

    Machine Manufacturer is Included to the 50 Climate Leaders

    The TBD Media Group and Bloomberg have analyzed and evaluated various industrial companies and defined the 50 most sustainable and climate-aware companies worldwide. The group of 50 Climate Leaders also includes Engel.   more

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  • 09-18-2020

    Mitsubishi Acquires European Carbon Fiber Recycling Company CFK / carboNXT

    Akquisition of Assets of two German Recycling Companies

    Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials is privileged to announce that they have acquired the assets of two German carbon fiber recycling companies - CFK Valley Stade Recycling GmbH and Co. KG (CFK) and carboNXT GmbH.   more

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  • 09-17-2020

    Biopolymer-Based Films for Food Packaging

    Joint Research Project of Fraunhofer IMWS and Polifilm Extrusion

    In the project, the specialists rely on chitosan coatings to increase the resistance of food to microbiological impacts.   more

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  • 09-16-2020

    Trinseo Collaborates with Coexpan

    Validation of Polystyrene Recycling Technologies

    Trinseo announced that Trinseo and Coexpan will collaborate to validate various polystyrene recycling technologies to develop polystyrene containing recycled content that is fit for use in the global dairy industry’s form fill seal market.   more

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  • 09-11-2020

    Start-up of a Pilot Molecular Recycling Facility

    Next Step Towards Industrial Scale of New Recycling Technology

    LyondellBasell announced the successful start-up of its MoReTec molecular recycling facility in Italy. The MoReTec advanced recycling technology aims to return post-consumer plastic waste to its molecular form for use as a feedstock for new plastic materials.   more

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  • 09-10-2020

    Evonik Opens Technology Center for 3D Printing in the USA

    Additive Manufacturing

    Evonik has opened a new technology center for 3D printing in Austin, Texas. The U.S. site will play a key role within Evonik's global innovation network in the development of new, ready-to-use materials for powder bed fusion manufactured by the Structured Polymers technology.   more

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  • 09-09-2020

    Eliot Project: New Biocomposite Recycling Methods

    Improvement of Environmental Sustainability in Aeronautics

    Coordinated by Aimplas, the European Eliot project, with the participation of the Dutch research centre TNO, is developing at large scale the most promising recycling methods for biocomposites, which are now being used in the aeronautics industry.   more

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  • 09-08-2020

    DSM Enables Protective Cycling Jersey with Dyneema Fabric for Tour de France

    Textile Fibers

    Royal DSM announces that Dyneema is driving the performance of Team Sunweb’s protective cycling jerseys in the 2020 Tour de France.   more

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  • 09-07-2020

    Ineos Styrolution Publishes 2019 Sustainability Report

    Focus on Sustainable Styrenics Products

    Ineos Styrolution’s fifth sustainability report provides a comprehensive review of the company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance over the past year.   more

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  • 09-05-2020

    Engel live e-xperience 2020

    Virtual and Interactive Trade Fair Concept

    Engel presents product and technology innovations with a completely new virtual and interactive trade fair concept in a year that will not let the Fakuma show happen.   more

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  • 09-04-2020

    Borealis Completes Akquisition of DYM Solution

    South Korean Compounder Broadens Portfolio

    Borealis announces that it has successfully acquired a controlling stake in South Korean compounder DYM Solution Co. Ltd. The acquisition solidifies Borealis’ position as a partner of choice for global wire and cable customers.   more

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  • 09-03-2020

    New Vice President at Barnes Molding Solutions

    Business Unit Transportation with New Leadership

    The Transportation division of Barnes Molding Solutions has a new Vice President. The group is part of the "Industrial" business unit of the Barnes Group and brings together the brands Synventive, Thermoplay, Männer, Foboha, Priamus and Gammaflux.   more

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  • 09-02-2020

    Danimer Scientific and Wincup are Winners of the 2020 Innovation in Bioplastics Award

    Development of a Backyard compostable and marine-biodegradable Straw

    The Plastics Industry Association (Plastics) Bioplastics Division announced Danimer Scientific and WinCup as the joint winners of the 2020 Innovation in Bioplastics Award. Together they developed the first commercially sold straws made of polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA), a material verified as a reliable biodegradable alternative to traditional plastic.   more

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  • 09-01-2020

    UTECH Europe rescheduled to 14-16 September 2021

    UTECH Europe, the polyurethanes exhibition and conference taking place at the MECC in Maastricht, the Netherlands has been rescheduled to 14-16 September 2021. The event which had originally been due to run in April 2021 typically attracts visitors from over 80 countries around the world and has been postponed to allow more time for safe international travel to normalise.   more

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  • 08-31-2020

    Three Staple Fiber Bicomponent Systems Successfully Commissioned in Asia

    Manufacture of Coresheath Bicomponent Fibers for Hygiene Products

    Oerlikon Neumag has successfully commissioned three staple fiber bicomponent systems in China. With capacities of 50 tons per day each, the systems are being used to manufacture coresheath bicomponent fibers made from PP/PE or PET/PE at two long-standing Oerlikon Manmade Fibers customers. These fibers are used to make hygiene products.   more

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  • 08-27-2020

    Evonik invests in Promising Specialties from the C4 Verbund

    Investment in Three Product Areas: TBA, DiB and TMH

    Evonik is investing around €15 million in its C4 production network in Marl. Targeted debottlenecking measures will increase the local production capacity for so-called isobutene derivatives by well over 50% by December 2021. In addition, logistics will be further expanded   more

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  • 08-25-2020

    Covestro, Goldwind and LZ Blades develop 64.2-Meter Polyurethane Wind Turbine Blade

    Polyurethane Blades for the Wind Power Industry

    Covestro, Goldwind and LZ Blades stated that they have jointly produced the world's first 64.2-meter-long rotor blade for wind turbines that is made entirely of polyurethane.   more

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  • 08-20-2020

    Ceresana Study on the World Market for Plastic Masterbatches

    Second, Completely Revised Edition of the Market Study

    The global demand for plastic masterbatches is expected to rise to almost 4.5 million tonnes by 2027.   more

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  • 08-17-2020

    Sumitomo (SHI) Demag: Machine Order Increase During Corona Crisis

    Incoming Orders for Machines Made in Germany Rose by 25 Percent

    Compared with the first half of 2019, injection moulding machine manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag is ending the first half of 2020 with a healthy order book.   more

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  • 08-14-2020

    Sacmi Takes Over Iprel

    Continued Expanding of the Digital Innovation Service

    To strengthen the Group's ability to develop and deliver digital design and industrial automation services, Sacmi hat gained a 100% controllilng interest in Iprel, a company that specialises in hardware and software design and supervision system development.   more

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  • 08-13-2020

    Recycling of Polystyrene by Depolymerisation

    Ineos and Recycling Technologies signed JDA

    Ineos Styrolution and Recycling Technologies announced the signing of a joint development agreement (JDA) to further advance the development of recycling of polystyrene in Europe.   more

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  • 08-12-2020

    VDMA: Plastics And Rubber Machinery in Descending Flight

    Revenue Losses for 2020 of up to Minus 30 %

    As expected, 2019 will see the high turnover of previous years come to a standstill: The German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers had to record a 6 % drop in sales.   more

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  • 08-11-2020

    Extrusion Technology for Lignin-Based Biomaterial

    Largest Natural By-Product Blended with Thermoplastics

    A Swedish company will soon be able to produce its novel bioplastic on an industrial scale, which is expected to be particularly energy-saving in production.   more

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  • 08-06-2020

    What the Oil Price Crash Means for Bioplastics

    Emerging Technologies around Bioplastics and Forecasts

    “Bioplastics 2020-2025”, the recent report by IDTechEx, explores the emerging technologies around bioplastics and forecasts the future of the industry over the next five years.   more

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  • 08-05-2020

    Australian production of Medical Masks with Oerlikon Technology

    Nonwoven Meltblown Technology Plant Sold to Australia

    The Oerlikon Nonwoven meltblown plant will commence operations in Australia in April next year, with a second stage planned for late 2021.   more

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  • 08-03-2020

    Trinseo Announces its 2030 Sustainability Goals

    Longer-term Sustainability Journey

    Fifteen sustainability goals outline the Company’s focus on climate change, product portfolio, supplier and operational responsibility, and a sustainable workforce.   more

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  • 07-29-2020

    EU Plastic Tax Approved by European Council

    A Danger for the EU Single Market & Recovery

    With its latest agreement on the new Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) and coronavirus recovery fund, the European Council has also approved the implementation of the so-called plastic tax as of the 1st of January 2021.   more

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  • 07-29-2020

    PIE: Covid-19 Impacts on the European Plastics Industry

    Shake Up of Main Concerns for Business Performance

    Covid-19 is impacting the European plastics industry in various ways. More than three quarters of plastics companies reported lower sales...   more

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  • 07-28-2020

    PCEP Calls for a Circular Economy Focused Recovery

    Investments in Forward Looking Infrastructure

    The Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform (PCEP) has called for investment decisions taken by Member States, the EU and all economic actors, as part of the EU recovery package to be focused on delivering the circular economy.   more

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  • 07-27-2020

    The OceaNets Project Inserts Trackers in Sportswear

    Fishing Net Recovery Projects

    Aimplas has included an additive in the material the fabrics are made of that changes colour when exposed to infrared radiation. This makes it possible to certify that the raw material comes from end-of-life fishing nets.   more

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  • 07-25-2020

    Award for Plastic Recycling Company

    Converting Waste into Recycled Oil

    Ten early-stage companies are being honored for their innovation in transformative technologies, including Plastic Energy, a company exploring new ways to recover useful plastic from waste.   more

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  • 07-24-2020

    Global mechanical recycling expected to grow to 77 million tonnes by 2030

    AMI's new report 2020

    Global mechanical recycling expected to grow to 77 million tonnes by 2030 despite Covid-19 slowdown 2020-2022.   more

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  • 07-23-2020

    UCIMA: Matteo Gentili Elected as New Chairman

    Gentili Takes Over from Enrico Aureli, CEO of Robopac and OCME

    Matteo Gentili was officially elected Chairman of UCIMA during the association’s Annual Meeting held at Acetaia Leonardi in Magreta (Modena) on Monday 6 July. He takes over from Enrico Aureli, CEO of Robopac and OCME.   more

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  • 07-23-2020

    Automated Production of Coronavirus Vials

    25 Million Euro for Eleven Automation Lines and Six Removal Units for Vaccine Containers

    A US company has placed a major order with a value of 25 million euro for eleven automation lines and six removal units for vaccine containers (vials) with Zahoransky AG.   more

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  • 07-22-2020

    New CEO at Colines

    Italian Machine Builder Under New Management

    Colines, an Italian manufacturer of extrusion equipment, announced the appointment of a new CEO.   more

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  • 07-21-2020

    Recycling of Polyurethane

    Project RePURpose Develops New Method

    Together with partners, the Danish polyurethane manufacturer Tinby has launched a project that aims to create a completely new recycling economy for polyurethane.   more

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  • 07-16-2020

    Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Modernises Production Logistics and Training Centre

    Ground-Breaking Ceremony for New Warehouse in Schwaig

    On 29 June 2020, the ground-breaking ceremony was held for the next project within the growth strategy of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery: the construction of a new lightweight warehouse in Schwaig.   more

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  • 07-15-2020

    Mondi to Produce Melt Blown Nonwoven Fabric and One Million Surgical Face Masks a Day

    New Production Lines in Germany

    Mondi, global company in packaging and paper, is set to build new production lines in its plant in Gronau, Germany, to produce melt blown nonwoven fabric and surgical face masks.   more

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  • 07-14-2020

    Sales Partnerships Strengthen Global Presence

    Buss and Reifenhäuser Cooperate on the Compounding Market

    Buss AG enters into sales partnerships with companies in the Reifenhäuser Group in the United Arab Emirates and on the Indian subcontinent.   more

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  • 07-13-2020

    Large Fakuma Exhibitors With Curbed Euphoria

    Some Companies Refrain From "Active" Participation or Not at All

    Some important exhibitors are reducing their participation at the Fakuma planned for October 2020 due to the corona pandemic, or are canceling their participation altogether.   more

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  • 07-12-2020

    Wirthwein Pushes Global Brand Presence

    Renaming of Four Subsidiaries Worldwide

    On July 1, 2020, the renaming of four subsidiaries of Wirthwein AG worldwide will come into effect, including that of the Hessian medical technology manufacturer Riegler GmbH & Co. KG.   more

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  • 07-11-2020

    Central sales management as new position

    New Head of Sales at Wittmann Kunststoffgeräte

    Until now, international sales at Wittmann Kunststoffgeräte have been organized on a decentralized basis. Since July 1, 2020, the newly created position of Sales Manager will take over this task.   more

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  • 07-10-2020

    EMVA Cancels 2020 European Machine Vision Forum

    Next Forum Will Take Place in September 2021 in Cork, Ireland

    Based on the still high dynamics of the pandemic development it will come as no surprise that the European Machine Vision Forum scheduled to take place in September 2020 in Cork, Ireland, has been cancelled.   more

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  • 07-09-2020

    New Managing Director at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Italia

    Paolo Zirondoli Takes Over Position from Roberto Sallemi

    With effect from 1 June 2020 Paolo Zirondoli has taken the position of Managing Director at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery (Italia) S.r.l. He succeeds Roberto Sallemi, who headed the company since its foundation in 2018.   more

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  • 07-08-2020

    USMCA Implementation Strengthens Plastics Sector Positioning

    PLASTICS Supports USMCA Implementation

    The implementation of the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA) strengthens plastics sector positioning for continued cooperation and growth. Key North American industries rely upon plastics for production and innovation   more

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  • 07-07-2020

    United in Sustainable Face Mask Initiative

    Borealis and paper republic Collaborate

    Borealis and paper republic, a Vienna-based stationery brand, have teamed up in a social business initiative, named mask republic, for the production of sustainable and reusable face masks.   more

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  • 07-06-2020

    Domo to Stop And Close BOPA Production at Leuna

    Overcapacity of Polyamide Films

    Domo Chemicals is already closing down part of its production to polyamide films in the summer. The reason for this is the excessive production of these films worldwide.   more

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  • 07-05-2020

    Call for Papers for Utech Europe 2021

    Strategic Conference Takes Place in April 2021

    Organisers of Utech Europe, returning to the MECC in Maastricht, the Netherlands from 13 to 15 April 2021, are calling for papers for the three-day strategic conference.   more

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  • 07-04-2020

    Matteo Gentili Named Chairman Designate of Ucima

    Election During the Annual Members’ Meeting in July

    Enrico Aureli’s successor at the helm of the Italian packaging machinery manufacturers’ association for the two-year period 2020-2022 will be elected during the Annual Members’ Meeting in July.   more

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  • 07-03-2020

    DSM Halves the Carbon Footprint of its PA6 Portfolio

    Customers Benefit from the Reduction

    Royal DSM announces that it will significantly reduce the carbon footprint of its PA6 portfolio by early 2021. This should enable customers to reduce the carbon footprint of their own products.   more

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