Archive for April, 2017

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

| April 24, 2017

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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Virtus Granulator Product Range

Virtus Granulator Product Range

| April 24, 2017

Slow Speed Granulators The slow speed granulators in the A range are direct-driven and designed for quick and easy cleaning and maintenance. They generate low noise levels and minimal dust when grinding thin-walled materials.  The machines can be used for rejected products in the inline recycling process as well. Different hopper and base frame designs make […]

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The May 2017 Digital Issue is Now Live!

The May 2017 Digital Issue is Now Live!

| April 21, 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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Toray Plastics (America) Receives Award For Overall Excellence In Manufacturing

| April 19, 2017

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (April 19, 2017)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc., (www.toraytpa.com), has received an award for Overall Excellence in manufacturing in Rhode Island from Providence Business News (www.pbn.com). The award was presented to Toray’s Mike Brandmeier, President and CEO, by Christian Cowan, Polaris MEP Center Director, at the awards dinner held on March 30 at […]

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Invitation to AMUT OPEN HOUSE at PLASTEX

Invitation to AMUT OPEN HOUSE at PLASTEX

| April 18, 2017

16-18 May 2017 – Toronto, Canada Experience the best clever solutions for plastics. Open House at Olympic Plastic Bags Ltd – Tornoto During Plastex show AMUT DOLCI Extrusion Blown Film Technology Technical Features: Material: LLDPE, LDPE Configuration: 3-Layer Net Width: 2000mm Output: up to 550kg/h 3 Gravimetric Continuous blending groups (4+4+4) Vontact Kyle at 647 […]

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Hot Runner Systems – NH Series

Hot Runner Systems – NH Series

| April 17, 2017

Features The gate is actuated by the pressure of the resin in the nozzle 1. When there is no pressure in the gate, the spring exerts pressure on the piston, closing the gate. 2. When resin flows into the gate, the piston slides back, opening the gate. Well Balanced Gate for Multi-Cavity Production Multi-cavity gates […]

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Metal Separators Guarantee High-Quality Extruded Plastic Foils

Metal Separators Guarantee High-Quality Extruded Plastic Foils

| April 14, 2017

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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Plastic Shredding | Vecoplan

Plastic Shredding | Vecoplan

| April 14, 2017

Vecoplan’s newest plastics video, including the NewGen machines. Vecoplan has more industrial plastic shredding systems in more plastics applications than any other manufacturer in the world. That includes companies dedicated solely to recycling plastics, as well as companies that manufacture plastic products and reclaim resin from their own scrap for internal use. Learn more https://www.vecoplanllc.com/plastics

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Bunting® Magnetics Co. Unveils Redesigned Eddy Current Separation Conveyor

Bunting® Magnetics Co. Unveils Redesigned Eddy Current Separation Conveyor

| April 11, 2017

New machine provides better separation and easier maintenance NEWTON, KS – Bunting ® Magnetics Co., the leader in moving, removing and holding metal unveils its redesigned Eddy Current Separation Conveyor at the 2017 Institute of Scrap Recycling (ISRI) Convention & Exposition in April. The next generation machine is a well-designed synthesis of technology and functionality. […]

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Leistritz June 7 & 8 Leistritz Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar!

| April 11, 2017

Dear extrusion industry colleague: To learn how to extrude precise, multi-functional pharmaceutical/medical devices and more see the new Leistritz Twin Screw Report (TSR) at this link: http://www.alec-usa.com/tsr04-17.htm The following is included in the Leistritz TSR: Leistritz Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar June 7-8, 2017– 20 technical presentations, hands-on extrusion demonstrations, screw design/assembly session, and more! (space is […]

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