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Nova, Pregis partner to support clean water initiative

Nova is donating film resins to Pregis for the production of its Inspyre brand line of protective packaging, with a portion of the proceeds being donated to the Uzima Clean Water Mission.

Montreal’s Pyrowave partners with Michelin to recycle plastic waste

The collaboration involves Pyrowave producing recycled styrene for use in the making of synthetic rubber for tires.

Brose adds Engel to suppliers list

Automotive Tier 1 Brose has added injection molding machine maker Engel Austria to its BEST group of strategic suppliers.
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DS-Blend: The two-stage, energy-efficient dynamo!

Introducing the latest addition to Davis-Standard’s award-winning feedscrew line; the DS-Blend! With distributive and dissipative melt mixing, this innovative design achieves outputs equivalent to a single-stage barrier screw, but with lower melt temperatures and reduced energy. Our most versatile and efficient model yet. » Take advantage and contact us today!

Amcor adds face masks to healthcare product portfolio

The face masks meet general purpose-use requirements with a triple layer consisting of a non-woven inner and outer layer, and a melt-blown middle layer. » Read more

Great Day Improvements acquires window maker Apex

The deal is designed to expand Great Day's footprint in the replacement window market. » Read more
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Earlier this year Wittmann Battenfeld Canada expanded their Tempro Basic Temperature Control Units Line.

The TEMPRO basic C90 One circuit temperature controller for temperatures up to 90 °C equipped with a self-optimizing microprocessor controller (± 1 °C). The ideal device for any application requiring exact temperature control and high user-friendliness, however without additional functions such as direct cooling.

Standard with leakstop function and pump switch for mould purging when changing the mold.

The TEMPRO basic C120 was designed for the special requirements of specific applications. It is equipped with radial pumps for high flow volumes at different pressure ranges: an economic series with high user-friendliness and an extensive equipment range for every application. 

The TEMPRO basic C140 Single zone unit with pressurized system for temperatures up to 140 °C. The economic temperature controller for precise temperature control up to 140 °C. » Learn more
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Montreal researchers develop 3D-printed plastic canvas with shock absorbing properties

The nature-inspired innovation could lead to the manufacture of a new type of bullet-proof glass, or lead to the production of more durable plastic protective smartphones screens. » Read More
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New study shows benefits of chemical recycling to global plastic packaging recycling rates

More investment in the chemical recycling process could see the global plastic packaging recycling rate hit 50 per cent by 2040, market analyst Wood Mackenzie says. » Read More