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Bi-Cutter Screenless Granulators for Sprues and Runners

Bi-Cutter Screenless Granulators for Sprues and Runners

SR68 This press-side screenless granulator will accommodate sprues and runners that have a measurement of less than 6″ x 8″ with presses of 50 tons or less. It produces a 4 x 5mm particle size and up to 12 pounds per hour*. Optional 3 x 5mm cutters are available for this unit. Clean-out, maintenance and […]

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Compounding and Pelletizing

Compounding and Pelletizing

AET’s line of heavy duty compounding and pelletizing extruders, available in all standard sizes, can be supplied to a maximum L/D ratio of 50:1. The longer units allow multiple vent ports and/or side feed ports to be incorporated. They are supplied with custom designed “ADVANEX” feed screws incorporating a variety of mixing sections for superior […]

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Industry News

Northeastern States Newly Appointed Territory Sales Manager

Northeastern States Newly Appointed Territory Sales Manager

Lachine, QC, – CDS – Custom Downstream Systems Inc. is proud to announce the appointment of Melinda Gordon as Territory Sales Manager for the Northeastern States, United States. Melinda brings us many years of experience in the Plastics Industry and will replace Bill Maloy who will be retiring within a few months of transition. This […]

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Toray Plastics (America) Helps The University of Rhode Island Break Ground on a New, $125 Million Engineering Complex

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (May 11, 2017)—On April 24, with spades in hand, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo, University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley, Toray Plastics (America) President and CEO Mike Brandmeier, URI College of Engineering Dean Raymond Wright, and Kalvin Cho, a URI College of Engineering student, broke ground on the construction […]

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Product News

Leistritz introduces air quench pelletizer series for highly filled and water soluble formulations

Leistritz introduces air quench pelletizer series for highly filled and water soluble formulations

The Leistritz LHLG series air quench pelletizer mates with an extruder and enables die face cutting of pellets in air for water soluble, highly filled and foamed formulations as typically used for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and specialty plastics products.   The die is electrically heated and the flow geometry is matched with the formulation and throughput rate.  The die, blades, […]

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Metal Separators Guarantee High-Quality Extruded Plastic Foils

Metal Separators Guarantee High-Quality Extruded Plastic Foils

About Vinipack Vinipack S.A. in Bogota, Colombia, produces high-quality plastic foils and cellophane. The foils primarily are made of PVC and PET. Vinipack permanently is searching for possible improvements to reach an even higher rate of customer satisfaction. Quality and quality inspection are of outstanding importance. The objective of Vinipack is to be nationally and […]

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The June 2017 Digital Issue is Now Online!

The June 2017 Digital Issue is Now Online!

View Current Issue Want to be featured in the next issue of Plastics Hotline or on our website (or both!)? Click here to see the wide variety of advertising opportunities we offer!

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The May 2017 Digital Issue is Now Live!

The May 2017 Digital Issue is Now Live!

View Current Issue Want to be featured in the next issue of Plastics Hotline or on our website (or both!)? Click here to see the wide variety of advertising opportunities we offer!

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