FSK announces its International Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2019

This year’s International FSK Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2019 will take place from 13 to 14 November. The Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes (FSK) is inviting participants to Reutlingen, near Stuttgart in Southern Germany. Last year’s International Specialist Conference focused on foam plastics, at this year’s event polyurethanes will be at the centre of attention.  Read more about FSK announces its International Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2019[…]

FSK – Specialist Day REACH meets Recycling

The Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes e.V. (FSK) is announcing an FSK Specialist Day titled REACH meets Recycling. The Specialist Association is organizing this event together with its Italian members C.O.I.M. and Olmo Guiseppe on 4 and 5 July, in the region of Milan, Italy. The FSK REACH meets Recycling Day is being organized Read more about FSK – Specialist Day REACH meets Recycling[…]

Short installation times for switch cabinet manufacturers

Sonderhoff Italia, part of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, will present its range of products and services at the international trade fair LAMIERA for the sheet metal processing industry in Milan, from May 15 to 18, 2019. This time, the focus will be on the new 3E dosing cell, the entry-level model for standard applications, Read more about Short installation times for switch cabinet manufacturers[…]

More range for electric vehicles: functionalized thermoplastic sandwich components within minutes

In times of impending bans for diesel and generally internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles, battery electric vehicles (BEVs) are becoming increasingly interesting for buyers, especially in urban environments. Boosting battery capacities enable longer travels, however driving range of EVs varies especially at low ambient temperatures. Within the EU project “OPTEMUS” (Optimized Energy Management and Use), Read more about More range for electric vehicles: functionalized thermoplastic sandwich components within minutes[…]

LogiMAT 2019 – First-hand packaging technology

In response to new regulations, packaging industry exhibitors at the 17th LogiMAT are showcasing new developments and innovations in machine technology, methods for reducing the use of traditional materials, and brand-new materials. As people become more environmentally conscious, manufacturer and consumer interest in sustainability is spreading to the packaging industry as well. Germany’s new Packaging Law, Read more about LogiMAT 2019 – First-hand packaging technology[…]

Fire protection for buildings

Depending on the size, condition and intended use of a building, the authorities and insurance companies have different requirements. Large-scale and fatal fires in recent years show that the measures taken so far are not sufficient. There are numerous possi-bilities to increase safety through fire protection, both in the construction of new buil-dings and the Read more about Fire protection for buildings[…]

Quality Made in Germany pays off: CE approval for breast implants from one of the international leading companies currently confirmed

On December 18, 2018, POLYTECH sold the three millionth implant since its establishment in 1986. The company is the only German manufacturer and present in over 75 countries worldwide. All implants are manufactured in the company’s own production facilities in Dieburg near Frankfurt. As part of the recertification, the company was granted the CE Mark Read more about Quality Made in Germany pays off: CE approval for breast implants from one of the international leading companies currently confirmed[…]

Radar Level Sensor for challenging Applications

Introducing the R-Sensors, NIVUS GmbH provides another expansion of the product portfolio in terms of contactless level measurement. The sensors are suitable for the measurement of liquids, pasty media as well as bulk solids and utilise the latest frequency-modulated continuous wave principle (FMCW) in the 63 GHz band. This allows for reliable and accurate measurement Read more about Radar Level Sensor for challenging Applications[…]

Mobile and fast quality control of cleaning and coating baths

. – parts2clean 2018: KRÜSS presents the Bubble Pressure Tensiometer – BPT Mobile for surface tension based surfactant content monitoring – Mobile solution using an intuitive touch display with integrated graphical evaluation – Avoids laborious cleaning and supports quality managers in the design of the monitoring process KRÜSS will be presenting a novel solution for Read more about Mobile and fast quality control of cleaning and coating baths[…]

PSE Europe 2019 focusses on polyurethane, a highly versatile material

Versatile, light, durable, and most recently, also more sustainable – these are the characteristics of polyurethane. The polymer is a true all-rounder that is increasingly used as an alternative production solution in diverse industry sectors: in automotive lightweight construction, shoe manufacturing, as a coating, in architecture and interior decoration, in the production of sports equipment, Read more about PSE Europe 2019 focusses on polyurethane, a highly versatile material[…]