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[…]

For sound you can be proud of: ROMILOY® 4010/11

The ROMIRA experts are always out to further develop their products and to continuously improve them more precisely for many different applications. The new PA/ABS compound ROMILOY® 4010/11 is an outstanding example of this. Due to their appearance and tactile qualities on structured surfaces without the need for subsequent lacquering, combined with superior technical properties Read more about For sound you can be proud of: ROMILOY® 4010/11[…]

Flexible lighting design with high luminous efficacy

Light-scattering masterbatches for thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU): ROWA Masterbatch, manufacturer of polymer-specific masterbatches, puts a sparkle in the eyes of their customer with the new ROWALID® products. The popularity of LED lighting has made translucent plastics increasingly important for luminaire covers. The covers are used to diffuse the light emitted by the point-shaped luminaires as uniformly Read more about Flexible lighting design with high luminous efficacy[…]

Sesotec sorting systems for globally leading e-scrap recycler

Established about 100 years ago as a small recycling company by Albert G. Sims in Sydney, Australia, “Sims Metal Management“ (SMM) has developed into a leading metal recycling enterprise with numerous locations all over the world. As part of the complete SMM group, “Sims Recycling Solutions“ (SRS) is responsible for the environmentally compatible separation and Read more about Sesotec sorting systems for globally leading e-scrap recycler[…]

With safety to new applications

The specific characteristics of the various plastics and their blends are as diverse as the areas in which they are used. The demands on functionality of components are increasing, particularly in sectors such as the construction and automotive industries or medical technology. The health and medical device industry is subject to very strict regulations to Read more about With safety to new applications[…]

ALTANA acquires business from the Paul N. Gardner Company

. – Includes all technology, products, and the ongoing business of the company – Will be incorporated into the Instruments Business Line of the BYK Division of ALTANA – Strengthens position as technology leader in Physical Testing Instruments and expands business mainly in the Americas The specialty chemicals group ALTANA has acquired the operating assets Read more about ALTANA acquires business from the Paul N. Gardner Company[…]

SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Analyzer for High-Volume Compliance Screening of Restricted Elements

SPECTRO Analytical Instruments introduces the SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF analyzer for the high-volume compliance screening of restricted elements. The new analyzer delivers easy, reliable, accurate, high-throughput analysis for elemental compliance screening at twice the speed of other analyzers in its class. Growing regulations restrict hazardous substances in manufacturing worldwide. Electronics/electrical manufacturers, testing laboratories, as well as makers Read more about SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Analyzer for High-Volume Compliance Screening of Restricted Elements[…]

Call for Papers – Come and join us at IERC 2020!

Do you have interesting topics and experiences with new business models and technical developments that you want to present to an international audience of experts? Then use the International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2020 as the ideal platform for your presentation. The Call for Paper has started – so join us and exchange ideas with Read more about Call for Papers – Come and join us at IERC 2020![…]

Detection of Plastics with X-Ray Systems in the Food Industry

The supporting program of the IFFA this year again included the "IFFA Forum" that in technical lectures focuses on important industry trends. "Food Safety" was one of the top subjects. Uli Hurzlmeier, X-ray Product Manager of Sesotec GmbH, one of the leading manufacturers of product inspection and sorting systems, in this context gave a lecture Read more about Detection of Plastics with X-Ray Systems in the Food Industry[…]

What the Meat Industry Expects from Product Inspection Systems

For Sesotec GmbH, one of the leading manufacturers of product inspection and sorting systems for the food industry, the IFFA 2019 trade fair appearance was centered on two important subjects: X-ray technology and services. For Sesotec, close cooperation with customers, who are important drivers of innovation and partners on the same level, is the key Read more about What the Meat Industry Expects from Product Inspection Systems[…]