Archive for July, 2016

The August 2016 Digital Issue is Now Live!

The August 2016 Digital Issue is Now Live!

| July 28, 2016

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World-Renowned Autosol® Metal Care Products Now Available Through IMS Company

World-Renowned Autosol® Metal Care Products Now Available Through IMS Company

| July 20, 2016

IMS Company becomes a North American distributor of Autosol® metal and mold care products. The Autosol® product line is designed by some of Germany’s finest engineers and distinguishes itself in specificity of polishes and professional quality. These products reduce cleaning time, protect a variety of metals, and allow machine cycles to run more efficiently for longer. July 20, […]

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Rotogran Granulator Systems

Rotogran Granulator Systems

| July 18, 2016

Rotogran designs and manufactures standard as well as custom made granulators for efficient reclamation and recycling processes. Our granulator systems are as reliable as they are durable and long lasting. No matter what your specific needs are, we have a dedicated team of engineers and designers that will help you find a creative solution for […]

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STEER Launches Omega Platform Technology For Processing Mica Special Effect Pigments

STEER Launches Omega Platform Technology For Processing Mica Special Effect Pigments

| July 12, 2016

UnionTown, OHIO, July 12, 2016 — STEER, creator of materials platform technology that transforms and functionalises materials in the fields of plastics, pharmaceuticals, food & nutraceuticals, biomaterials & biorefining, today announced the availability of Omega platform with specially designed screw configuration and technology, process know-how for compounding special effect pigments with minimal damage to the […]

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Bunting® Magnetics Co. Announces 2016-2017 Academic Scholarship Recipients, Increasing Total Contributions To $83,000

| July 11, 2016

NEWTON, KS – As students begin to make college and vocational training plans for the fall. Bunting ® Magnetics Co., the leader in moving, removing and holding metal, today announced twelve students have been selected to receive 2016-2017 scholarships in memory of the company’s founders, Walter F. & June A. Bunting. The Walter F. & June A. Bunting […]

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Toray Plastics (America) To Expand Metallizing Capacity

| July 11, 2016

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (July 11, 2016)–Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films, announces that it has begun construction on a new, 28,800-square-foot facility designed to house a new, high-speed, 4.5- meter metallizer. The construction, conducted by A. Autiello Construction of Cranston, Rhode Island, is […]

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KM Specialty Pumps as Central USA distributor for EMP Distribution & Service

| July 6, 2016

Lachine, QC, – In order to serve its Plastics Industry clients directly within the USA, EMP Distribution & Service has partnered up with Indiana based KM Specialty Pumps as an official distributor. They will carry a large inventory of EMP brand pumps & accesories. KM has been in operation for over 30 years servicing a variety of industrial […]

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Toray Plastics (America) Introduces New Lumilid® Anti-fog Clear Lidding Film For Use With Polypropylene Food Trays

| July 6, 2016

Proprietary anti-fog properties and easy-to-peel seals ensure a positive consumer experience. North Kingstown, Rhode Island (July 6, 2016)–Toray Plastics (America), Inc., (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films, announces the introduction of LumiLid® XL7AF film, an anti-fog, easy-to-peel PET lidding film for use with fresh and refrigerated food that […]

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Gravimetric Feeders

Gravimetric Feeders

| July 4, 2016

The Plasticolor 2000 GR Is a rugged gravimetric auger feeder. The unit accurately feeds free flowing color and additives at the throat of extrusion, blow molding and injection molding machines.The system incorporates a special algorithm that filters out vibrations and movement from mold clamping making it suitable for use on injection molding machines. Plasticolor 2000 GR utilizes a […]

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