Archive for February, 2017

New Leistritz Twin Screw Report

New Leistritz Twin Screw Report

| February 27, 2017

Dear extrusion industry colleague, For the latest in twin screw extrusions see this link:  http://www.alec-usa.com/tsrpt02-17.htm The following articles are included in this e-newsletter: 12th annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar to be held June 7-8, 2017–  register now! Featured TSE model:  ZSE-60 MAXX in nutraceutical format What happens when you increase/decrease the rate to a TSE Tips […]

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Leistritz to host 12th annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar June 7-8, 2017

Leistritz to host 12th annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar June 7-8, 2017

| February 27, 2017

Special emphasis on the extrusion of multi-functional device dosage forms for filaments, tubes, films and laminates Leistritz will host the 12 th annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar on June 7-8, 2017.  In addition to melt extrusion and granulation processes, a special focus will be on multi-functional medical devices- a fast growing trend! This “hands-on” seminar starts […]

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24” SERIES – Granulators

24” SERIES – Granulators

| February 27, 2017

24” Series CMG Granulators are designed for efficient size reduction of plastic and industrial waste, have an advanced “Twin Shear” cutting action, reduces energy consumption, heat and dust generation. The 24 Series granulators are designed for industrial recycling. It’s designed to grind plastic materials heterogeneous waste such as injection and blow molded items, extruded sheet, […]

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The March 2017 Digital Issue is Now Online!

The March 2017 Digital Issue is Now Online!

| February 23, 2017

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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STEER & Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany in partnership for collaborative research on processing special effect pigments

STEER & Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany in partnership for collaborative research on processing special effect pigments

| February 21, 2017

Scientists from two companies to accelerate development of appropriate technology for adoption by Plastic industry BENGALURU, INDIA, February 21, 2017: STEER, creator of advanced materials platform technologies that effectively transform and functionalise materials in the fields of plastics, pharmaceuticals, food & nutraceuticals, biomaterials and biorefining, today announced a research collaboration with Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, a […]

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IMS Makes Positive Impact in Mold Cleaning with NEW More Powerful LOW VOC Aerosols

IMS Makes Positive Impact in Mold Cleaning with NEW More Powerful LOW VOC Aerosols

| February 21, 2017

Introducing NEW IMS C-Foam Foaming Citrus Mold Cleaner and New LT-65 Select Low-VOC Mold Cleaner for faster and safer cleaning of injection molds and tooling. Both products are exceptional cleaners, but both are low enough in toxicity to avoid labeling under California’s broad Proposition 65 program. These products provide the user with more choices in […]

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FIPA Introduces New 2016 Series Sprue Grippers

FIPA Introduces New 2016 Series Sprue Grippers

| February 21, 2017

Ideal for use in the automotive and general plastics molding industries, the new 2016 Series self-centering, gap-free sprue grippers are available in two jaw styles with optional direct sensing capabilities, have a wide jaw opening with high closing force, & are the first to feature FIPA’s prominent, new red dot trademark symbol CARY, N.C. (February […]

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Low Pressure Molding Machine

Low Pressure Molding Machine

| February 20, 2017

Manufacture of plastic injection molding machines and PET molding equipments. Yuh-Dak North America Inc. 905-717-3988 www.yuh-dak.com

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Best-Seller In A New Economical Configuration – Haitian Mars II Eco 67 to 596 U.S. tons

Best-Seller In A New Economical Configuration – Haitian Mars II Eco 67 to 596 U.S. tons

| February 13, 2017

Why buy a used molding machine when you can buy new for nearly the same price? The economic, proven Haitian Mars II Eco is about half the cost of other new machines in the market. Energy saving and efficiently equipped for molding standard parts. Robust construction powers reliable part production. An extremely affordable price contributes […]

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Extruder Control – The Commander

Extruder Control – The Commander

| February 6, 2017

Controls for Single Extruder Lines Install and Configure Yourself The FACTS Commander is a complete control system for single extruder applications. The Commander brings to you the expertise gained from more than 25 years of supplying a wide range of extrusion control systems at a self installed price. Modernize your extruder controls Replace discrete controllers, […]

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