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  • U of A Research Shows Benefits of Imperceptible Barcodes for Cashiers June 10, 2019
    Two University of Arkansas professors have found that placing imperceptible barcodes on products — to make them scannable on any side — may prevent injuries among cashiers and lead to more retail efficiency. Molly Jensen, a clinical associate professor of marketing in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, and Kaitlin Gallagher, an assistant professor […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • SI Group To Showcase Plastic Industry Innovations At Chinaplas 2019 June 10, 2019
    Cutting-Edge Solutions for Elastomers, Polyolefins and Engineering Plastic Applications SI Group, a leading global developer and manufacturer of performance additives, process solutions, pharmaceuticals and chemical intermediates, will present new advancements in polymer additive technologies, including Weston 705, Ultranox LC, Lowinox and Alblend S 2225 at Chinaplas 2019,May 21-24 in Guangzhou, PR of China (Hall 13.2, […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • PureCycle Technologies Partners with Milliken, Nestlé to Accelerate Revolutionary Plastics Recycling June 10, 2019
    PureCycle Technologies, is announcing it has partnered with global industrial manufacturer, Milliken & Company, and the world’s largest food and beverage company, Nestlé S.A., as it moves forward with plans to open its first plant to restore used polypropylene (PP) plastic to ‘virgin-like’ quality with a revolutionary recycling method. PureCycle’s patented recycling process, developed and […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • Vinyl Industry Launches Ambitious Initiative to Grow Its Sustainability Efforts June 10, 2019
    The Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC) is launching a groundbreaking initiative to recognize companies showing continuous improvement toward commonly established sustainability goals. Called +Vantage Vinyl, the approach aims to make the vinyl industry more sustainable. VI President and CEO Ned Monroe said that “+Vantage Vinyl is the industry’s path to advance sustainable development throughout the supply […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • Orion Engineered Carbons Strengthens Its Executive Management Team June 10, 2019
    Orion Engineered Carbons S.A., a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance Carbon Black, today announced the following changes in its executive management team: • Carlos Quinones is appointed Senior Vice President, Global Operations. Mr. Quinones will join Orion and assume his role on June 3, 2019. Mr. Quinones has over 25 years of chemical industry […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • Zephyr III, the new 3D Scanner from Kreon June 10, 2019
    Kreon is breaking new ground with the launch of the Zephyr III, a new 3D Presented at a soft launch during the Control Fair held in Stuttgart from 7 to 10 May this year, the Zephyr III rounds off the current KREON Zephyr range, opening it up to a new generation of CMM scanners based […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • Craftsman Software: CAD for Craftsmen at a Fair Price June 10, 2019
    MEDUSA4 Personal offers a wide range of 2D and 3D functionality for arts & crafts applications, and provides craftsmen with an excellent way to use professional CAD software at low cost CAD software has become an indispensable tool for many craftsmen. By using a professional CAD system, individual parts can be precisely designed and manufactured. […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • ExxonMobil Doubles Manufacturing Capacity of Specialty Elastomers at Newport, Wales Plant June 10, 2019
    • Specialty thermoplastics help reduce vehicle and consumer product weight, leading to improved fuel efficiency and higher performance • Expansion increases global manufacturing capacity of Santoprene by 25 percent • Two new production lines add 35full-time jobs at Newport plant ExxonMobil said today it has completed an expansion of its specialty elastomers manufacturing plant in […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • WPO member in Austria launches the Circular Packaging Design Guideline June 10, 2019
     “Development of an International Tool for the Circular Design of Packaging – Circular Packaging Design Guideline” During WPO week in Prague, Circular Economy was one of the hot topics in many discussions. From a request of WPO Vice President Sustainability, Antro Säilä, Ernst Krottendorfer, Managing Director of Packforce, WPO member in Austria, prepared the Circular […]
    Anagha Salvi
  • PET packaging just a click away June 6, 2019
    Online for a few weeks now, the new DEMO e-Shop meets the needs of those looking for a ready-to-use container, offering customers solutions that have already been verified and tested by specialized technicians and therefore ready to be industrialized on all bottling lines and packaging, in a very short time. Thanks to decades of experience […]
    Anagha Salvi