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New intelligent inventory tracking system

Conair Group's TrueRate system automatically tracks changes in the inventories of up to 500 different user-specified resins or flowable powders in a processing plant.

Arburg schedules its next Technology Days event for June 2021

The annual four-day event, which takes place at Arburg’s headquarters in Lossburg, Germany, was cancelled in 2020 for the first time due to COVID-19 concerns.

Davis-Standard to host virtual plastics extrusion seminar in October

The company's three-day Basics of Plastics Extrusion interactive seminar is scheduled for Oct. 6-8, 2020.
Sponsored Spotlight 

Lorenz Conveying Products is your ONE-STOP-SHOP!

Lorenz manufactures a full line of products ideal for vacuum, pressure and gravity systems.
  Probe Boxes
  Diverter Valves
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Nova joins Great Lakes Plastic Cleanup Initiative

The recently-launched Great Lakes Plastic Cleanup Initiative is tackling plastic pollution in the Great Lakes with the largest deployment of Seabin and LittaTrap technology in the world. » Read more

Feds allow Ontario, New Brunswick to use their own carbon-pricing systems for big industrial emitters

As reported by The Canadian Press, the two provinces will use their own carbon-pricing systems, which are facility-specific instead of being based on the type of industry. » Read more
Sponsored Content 

Series “D” Diverter Valves

Lorenz Diverter Valves are used to divert plastic pellets in resin lines automatically. Available in 2, 3 and 4-Way configurations.
  Used in Vacuum or dilute phase pressure Systems
  Install horizontally or vertically
  Divert blade with product in the stream
  Custom Options Available
2 Week Delivery is standard! For more information – sales@lorenz.ca
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Special Reports 
Special Report

CONVEYING: Proceed with caution

Pellets barrelling at high speeds through pneumatic conveying systems can create holes, and then leaks, in even the most expensive stainless steel components. Applying the brakes to your conveying speeds can extend equipment life and reduce material waste in your plant. » Read More
Special Report

New nanocomposite material prevents malfunctioning of electronics

Russian scientists from South Ural State University have created a composite material for nanoelectronics that can be used as an insulating substance in polymer capacitors. » Read More