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Challenges facing plastic recycling
31/08/2023 - Overall there has been 18% Increase in plastics production since 2009, the building and construction sector alone is 23.6% providing around £6.8 billion out of £27 billion total plastics turnover...
SKZ establishes new services in the field of cross-linked materials
- Cross-linked materials, such as thermosets or elastomers, are currently coming into focus. SKZ has therefore founded a research group for this purpose, which also supports industry with extensive...
Weber extrusion presented an extrusion line for 5-layer PE-RT pipes
25/08/2023 - The new extrusion line was augmented by an innovative 5-layer coextrusion tool by ETA...
US Plastics Machinery Shipments Decline Almost 20% Year-on-Year
- Shipments of primary plastics machinery in North America declined 4.1% in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter and 19.8% from the same period in 2022, according to the Plastics Industry...
Union: New high-capacity line for hollow sheets
17/08/2023 - In the coming months, a new high-capacity...
Extruder supplier Brabender sold to Austria's Anton Parr GmbH
14/08/2023 - Anton Paar GmbH, an Austrian maker of materials measuring equipment, has acquired Brabender GmbH & Co. KG of Duisburg, Germany.Brabender is known in the plastics industry for its...
SKZ expands cross-linked materials research
10/08/2023 - Cross-linked materials, such as thermosets or elastomers, are currently coming into focus. SKZ has  founded a research group to support development in this area, which the company...
Together for plastics recycling
03/08/2023 - Manfred Hackl, CEO of EREMA Group, Michael Lackner, Managing...
Turkish firm buys US sheet extruder US Plast
28/07/2023 - Turkey's Isik Plastik AS has bought UG Plast, dba US Plast Inc., a sheet extruder in York, Pa.UG Plast sells its products under the US Plast brand. It manufactures multiwall polypropylene...
Top 20 Extruders Breakout
21/07/2023 - From the Plastics News ranking of 187 North American pipe, profile and tubing extruders, these are the top 20 companies from each segment.  Paid subscribers can view our full ranking data in...
Intek hiring, retention practices fill talent pipeline
24/07/2023 - A sharp focus on training is paying off for Intek Plastics Inc. Mechanical aptitude assessments, employee-driven promotions and pay raises, and an emerging leader program are just some of...
What's in this week's issue | July 24, 2023
24/07/2023 - All things pipe, profile and tubing extruders! Plastics pipe producers are in a good
Did someone ask for more pipe? Yes, they did.
24/07/2023 - Our updated extruders ranking is out, and the results show continued gains. We've captured 187 pipe, profile and tubing extruders in North America for a total $32.6 billion in related...
Plastic Lumber Makers List
20/07/2023 - This list of lumber makers was pulled from our annual ranking of pipe, profile and tubing extruders in North America.  The full directory is listed online in our
Indaver Chooses Coperion Twin Screw Extruder for Plastics2chemicals Plant
20/07/2023 - Coperion will deliver a ZSK Mc18 twin screw extruder and corresponding peripherals for a Plastics2chemicals (P2C) plant that Belgian waste management company Indaver is building to...
Peru-based Oben buys Mexico film extruder KristaFilms
20/07/2023 - Peruvian flexible film supplier Oben Holding Group has acquired Mexican manufacturer KristaFilms SA de CV from Mexico's Grupo Agusa in a move aimed at satisfying growing demand for its products...
Coperion to Deliver Twin Screw Extruder to Indaver for Its Plastics2chemicals Plant
17/07/2023 - Coperion will deliver a ZSK Mc twin screw extruder and corresponding peripherals for a Plastics2chemicals (P2C) plant that Belgian waste management company Indaver is building to chemically...
Coperion producing twin screw extruder for invader
12/07/2023 - Coperion is aiming to produce a ZSK Mc18 twin screw extruder and corresponding peripherals for a Plastics2chemicals (P2C) plant, that Belgian waste management company Indaver is building to...
Expansion of PET recycling capacity in Poland
10/07/2023 - Expansion of PET recycling capacity in PolandAustrian packaging manufacturer and recycling specialist Alpla (Hard; www.alpla.com) is...
Seiler adds to sheet operations with CSP acquisition
30/06/2023 - Seiler Plastics Corp. is expanding its product lineup by acquiring sheet extruder Central States Products Inc. (CSP) of St. Louis.Dave Seiler, president of the sheet, profile and tubing...