Adjusting Painting Processes to New Requirements

Surface finishing is the decisive criterion for the success of products, and thus for a company’s competitive edge. Consequently, industrial coating technologies make an essential contribution to value creation. Companies with in-house painting operations and coating job-shops are faced with changing and new requirements as a result, which necessitate corresponding process adjustments. PaintExpo will present Read more about Adjusting Painting Processes to New Requirements[…]

Clariant to present six company pitches on Circular Plastics Economy at the 4th European Chemistry Partnering on February 27, 2020

. – More than 1,000 decision makers, more than 2,000 networking meetings and 50 pitches are expected at the 4th European Chemistry Partnering in Frankfurt – Early bird discount offered until 15 December 2019 – Networking starts at the Get-Together on the evening before At the 4th European Chemistry Partnering (ECP) on 27 February 2020, Read more about Clariant to present six company pitches on Circular Plastics Economy at the 4th European Chemistry Partnering on February 27, 2020[…]

URBANREC to propose legal recommendations on bulky waste management during its final conference

More than three years of hard work on urban bulky waste will be presented tomorrow during the final conference of the H2020 URBANREC project. One of the main outcomes is to improve the European framework on bulky waste management. By learning more about these legal recommendations and other project results, participants will discover how public Read more about URBANREC to propose legal recommendations on bulky waste management during its final conference[…]

Sesotec under the Banner of “Circular Plastics Economy”

From 16 to 23 October Sesotec GmbH was present as an exhibitor at the K trade fair in Düsseldorf and now looks back on a fully positive trade fair appearance. The key topic of "Circular Plastics Economy" attracted many customers, partners and interested visitors to the trade fair stand where Sesotec provided a summary of Read more about Sesotec under the Banner of “Circular Plastics Economy”[…]

EXPO MANUFACTURA – The Most Important Manufacturing Event in Mexico

The 24th edition of EXPO MANUFACTURA, the leading manufacturing and metalworking event in Mexico and Latin America, will be held February 11-13, 2020 at Cintermex in Monterrey, Mexico. This year’s edition gathered more than 13,000 industry professionals, 351 exhibitors and 495 conference attendees in one place. The Association for Technology, Manufacturing and Solutions ATMS presented Read more about EXPO MANUFACTURA – The Most Important Manufacturing Event in Mexico[…]

Digital twin for cross-disciplinary integration

Aucotec’s Engineering Base (EB) platform will ensure the consistency of the plant and the digital image at Oxea in the future. The leading manufacturer of oxo chemicals has decided to develop and operate its plants with the data-centred, cooperative system from the first sketch to predictive maintenance. It thus forms the basis for the digital Read more about Digital twin for cross-disciplinary integration[…]

PLASTIMAGEN 2020 – strong international participation

The major international exhibition and conference for the plastic and rubber industry in Mexico and Latin America, PLASTIMAGEN, will hold its 23rd edition from November 10-13, 2020 at Centro Citybanamex in Mexico City. Organized by Tarsus the event is presenting machinery, equipment and raw materials, as well as global solutions for the plastics processing industry.  The Read more about PLASTIMAGEN 2020 – strong international participation[…]

EU plastics projects join forces – “multiplier effect” to boost circular economy in Europe

Nineteen innovation projects joined forces today to boost European Union efforts towards a circular economy for plastics. The ‘Plastics Circularity Multiplier’ group will communicate to policy makers, the public and industry on a range of EU-funded innovations – innovations that aim to bring plastic materials into the circular economy of the future and create new Read more about EU plastics projects join forces – “multiplier effect” to boost circular economy in Europe[…]

Fraunhofer LBF and BAM develop faster procedure for flame-retardant plastics

Many modern plastic materials do not come without added flame protection. When developing new plastic compositions of this kind, the aim is to achieve an optimum combination of flame retardancy, processability and mechanical properties. Scientists from the Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF and the Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und –prüfung (BAM) have Read more about Fraunhofer LBF and BAM develop faster procedure for flame-retardant plastics[…]

thyssenkrupp Plastics GmbH celebrates tenth anniversary in Germany

The new thyssenkrupp Plastics GmbH started operations on October 1, 2009. Today marks the tenth anniversary of the successful combination of thyssenkrupp’s plastics activities in one company. "We are proud that together we have already been a successful market player for a decade, constantly developing in collaboration with our customers and suppliers. We will continue Read more about thyssenkrupp Plastics GmbH celebrates tenth anniversary in Germany[…]