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Starlinger to show sustainable packaging concept


April 23, 2014 10:09 am ET

Starlinger & Co. GmbH of Vienna, Austria, will show its sustainable packaging concept, called PP*STAR, at Interpack, May 8-14 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Firm makes machines for welding geosynthetics


April 23, 2014 10:07 am ET

Miller Weldmaster of Navarre, Ohio, makes machines for welding geosynthetics, fabrics used when building roads and structures.

Treofan orders BOPP film line


April 23, 2014 10:05 am ET

Andritz AG has received an order from Treofan Group for an 8.7-meters wide manufacturing line for biaxially oriented polypropylene film, to Treofan’s largest production site in Neunkirchen, Germany.

PVC compound has high resistance to smoke


April 23, 2014 10:00 am ET

Otech Corp.’s recently developed Firexit compounds are designed for extreme resistance to smoke in wire jacketing and insulation applications such as plenum, riser and tray cable manufacturing.

Foaming agent promotes sustainability


April 23, 2014 9:58 am ET

DuPont Fluorochemicals is touting a newly developed polyurethane foaming agent that improves thermal insulation efficiency and lowers global warming potential.

Bio-based ingredient in Clariant pigment


April 23, 2014 9:53 am ET

Clariant has begun to use biologically derived succinic acid as a raw material in its quinacridone pigments, claiming it is the first pigment producer to use the ingredient in pigments.

Treated carbonate fights microbes


April 23, 2014 9:52 am ET

U.S. Aragonite Enterprises LLC has launched a plastics performance enhancer that also imparts microbial control.

Extruder maker touts advantages of modular design


April 9, 2014 11:46 am ET

KraussMaffei Berstorff extends its line of compounding extruders with the cost-effective ModulPlus variety.

Profile extrusion system saves material and energy


April 9, 2014 11:39 am ET

Profile extrusion technology supplier Greiner Extrusion of Nussbach, Austria, has a new innovation: Its flow.control pro using GESS.tronic, which brings together savings in material costs and reduced energy use.

Structural foam retrofit includes sequential valve gating


April 9, 2014 11:21 am ET

Cincinnati Process Technologies did a controls retrofit project for a structural foam molding machine for Buckhorn Inc.’s factory in Bluffton, Ind., that makes material handling containers as large as 150 pounds.

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