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Wittmann launches “Virtual Fakuma”

The company is showcasing product introductions and new technologies that it was going to exhibit at the event via videos on its Virtual Fakuma portal.

Thermo Fisher Scientific opens new site for manufacturing COVID-19 sample collection products

The new facility in Lenexa, Kansas was built in six weeks to rapidly expand production of viral transport media.

Solvay taps Vanderbilt Chemicals to distribute Tecnoflon fluoroelastomers in North America

The Tecnoflon products are designed for use in sealing applications in aggressive chemical and high-heat environments, such as those found in the automotive, industrial, semiconductor and energy industries.
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Plastics Recycling Show Europe postponed until 2021

Scheduled to take place on Oct. 27-28 in Amsterdam, a virtual PRSE event is being planned instead for the last quarter of 2020. » Read more

Ontario announces $37 million for training in advanced manufacturing, other industries

The funding will support 86 projects and provide training in high-demand skills to more than 15,000 people. » Read more

Coca-Cola to switch to 100 per cent rPET bottles in Norway and the Netherlands

The initiative is in line with Coca-Cola’s pledge to eliminate new virgin oil-based PET in all of its bottles within the next decade. » Read more
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Researchers make plastic coatings with high transparency and conductivity

Scientists at the University of Michigan have created a conductive coating that’s also anti-reflective to enhance window-mounted infrared solar cells, LED light panels, and large touchscreens. » Read More
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DSM partners to build 3D-printed composite footbridge

The footbridge, to be installed in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, will be made from a fibre reinforced thermoplastic called Arnite, which DSM says combines high performance with circularity. » Read More