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On The Road Of Pioneering Multi-Component Injection Molding Technology, FCS has a promising future

In recent years, multi-component injection molding technology has received increasing attention due to advantages such as high production efficiency, power saving and environmental protection, and high added value of products. It is applicable to a lot of industries, including automobiles, mobile phones, pens, electronic appliances, hand tools, daily necessities, construction, packaging and medical equipment. At […]

SPE Thermoforming division announces new category in its biennial parts competition call of entries

The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoforming Division has announced a call for entries in its biennial Parts Competition, including a new category that will feature innovations in production parts from 3D-printed tooling. Competition entries will be displayed on the exhibit hall floor during the 28th SPE Thermoforming Conference®, which will be held September 20-22 […]

150,000+ Visitors Joined the Journey of Innovative Plastics & Rubber Tech

On April 16, Chinplas 2021, the first post-pandemic international trade fair for the plastics and rubber industries, has come to an end in the Greater Bay Area. It was the first time that Chinplas was held at Shenzhen, PR China, and the result was remarkable! With an exhibition area of over 350,000sqm, Chinplas 2021 attracted […]

Arburg to have a presence at AM trade fair in Shanghai

From 26 to 28 May, Arburg will be exhibiting at AM trade fair tct Asia 2021 in Shanghai, China. At stand G70 in hall 7.1, the company will showcase the great potential offered by its open system Arburg Plastic Freeforming (APF). Two Freeformers will produce functional parts live, including a two-component closure in a unique […]

Best practice: Hauff relies on cube technology

Lossburg, 3 May 2021 “By professionals, for professionals – turnkey means: quality from a single source.” That was the title of the fourth arburgXvision broadcast, which hit screens on 29 April 2021. Andreas Reich, a turnkey expert with responsibility for Business Development Sales, joined Bernd Eble, Senior Application Manager Cube Mould Technology, to provide fascinating […]

Ineos styrolution celebrates 90 years of polystyrene

Ineous Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, celebrates 90 years of polystyrene, a material that has significantly contributed to societal well-being for over almost a century. Polystyrene became one of the first commercially available polymers enabling a wide range of products that enhance our daily lives. Polystyrene is made for recycling, making it the material […]

5G roll-out gains pace, with help of high-performance plastics

The coronavirus pandemic appears to have not slowed down the roll out of fifth-generation (5G) wireless technology, and high-end polymers continue to play a key role in building out the infrastructure needed to realize the benefits of these ultrafast data networks. Ericsson, one of the world’s biggest provider of telecom equipment, just issued a new […]

CHINAPLAS moves to Shenzhen for April 2021 debut

The 34th edition of CHINAPLAS has been rescheduled to April 13-16, 2021, at a new venue –– Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center. This will be the first time for CHINAPLAS to be held in Shenzhen. The trade fair will alternate between Shenzhen (odd years) and Shanghai (even years) in the future, continuing to empower […]

The first semi-finished part made of Ultramid® Advanced N

BASF has now developed Ultramid® Advanced N5H UN, a polyphthalamide (PPA) that can be manufactured into semi-finished parts by extrusion. The plastics company GEHR, Mannheim, Germany is using the new PPA to produce extruded stock shapes with a diameter of 50 millimeters. Ultramid® Advanced N offers excellent mechanics at elevated temperatures due to its semi-aromatic chemical structure. […]

B.Bigler AG appointed as RadiciGroup distributor for Germany

A partnership to offer quality and flexibility to German customers RadiciGroup High Performance Polymers announces a reorganization of its sales network in Germany: starting on 18th May 2020 B.Bigler AG is appointed as the distributor for the German market for a wide product range including  RADILON®, HERAMID®, RADIFLAM®, RADISTRONG®, RADITER®, HERAFLEX®, TORZEN® and RADITECK®. «Our Group – said Rolf Behringer, Sales […]