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Additive packages help automakers apply recycled materials
By Stephen Moore January 26, 2015

Additives supplier Struktol Company of America, has developed what it terms as unique process additives for reclaimed/recycled plastics and for polymer compounds that contain recycled content that it will highlight at NPE 2015 at Booth S27082. One such product is Struktol RP 11, a lubricant package...

Sekisui Plastics highlights automotive solutions at NPE
By Stephen Moore January 26, 2015
Sekisui Plastics USA (Mt. Pleasant, TN) will showcase its processing and polymerization technologies for the automotive, industrial, and consumer markets at Booth S20156 at NPE 2015. A major focus of the exhibit will be the introduction of new grades of Piocelan moldable foam resin, a hybrid of...

Pyramid Plastics plans major update to molding capabilities
By Clare Goldsberry January 23, 2015
Pyramid Plastics, the custom injection molding business of Industrial Molds Group, announced major plans to update the company’s capabilities at its 45,000 sq-ft facility by adding new injection molding equipment. According to Tim Peterson, VP of Industrial Molds Group, plans call for...

Sepro to feature 20 robots at NPE2015
By PlasticsToday staff January 21, 2015
Sepro America will bring a total of 20 robots to Orlando, FL, for NPE2015. Ten are being demonstrated in the Sepro booth (W-263) and 1- more in the booths of injection molding machine manufacturers. Highlights on the stand include an entirely new line of robots (details of which have not been...

Preventing mold rust just got easier
By Clare Goldsberry January 16, 2015
Packaging, storing and shipping molds and mold components can now be done faster, and with efficiency and effectiveness to prevent rust with the use of MetalRustGuard, a new product to be unveiled at DMS Components booth W-143 at NPE2015. MetalRustGuard is a self-adhesive wrap that protects...

Converting Systems launches rebuilding loaner program for winders and bag machines
By PlasticsToday staff January 15, 2015
Converting Systems Inc., a provider of manufacturing and refurbishing of plastics machinery, has launched its new Machine Rebuilding Loaner Program. CSI has been rebuilding older machines for more than 20 years. This new program improves the process by providing a way for customers to refurbish...

MuCell from Trexel offers benefits for thin wall packaging applications
By Clare Goldsberry January 15, 2015
So you thought that MuCell microcellular foaming technology was only great for thick-walled parts. That’s not entirely true. MuCell foaming technology, which creates a microcellular material structure in plastic parts, holds a lot of benefits in thin-walled packaging applications as well...

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