16. October 2019

New flow enhancer for semi-aromatic polyamides

BRUGGOLEN® TP-P1810 from Brüggemann is the first flow enhancer for semi-aromatic polyamides which is available on the market. This product joins BRUGGOLEN® TP-P1507, which is already used worldwide for aliphatic polyamides such as PA6, PA6.6 and PA12. As a result, the company now offers flow...[more]

18. February 2020

Buehler celebrates 100 years of Wilson® Hardness: Legacy of Reicherter, Wilson and Wolpert in present-day hardness testing systems

Buehler, an ITW company, is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its brand Wilson® Hardness. In 1920, Stanley Rockwell and Charles H. Wilson, the founder of Wilson Mechanical Instrument Company, presented the Rockwell hardness tester, which subsequently became the industry standard. This was later...[more]

17. February 2020

MTI at Solids 2020: Multi-talented lab mixers for trial mixtures and small-scale production

At Solids 2020, which is set to take place on 1 and 2 April in Dortmund, MTI Mischtechnik will be focusing on its range of laboratory mixers with heatable and coolable mixing vessels. These all-rounders are suitable for the entire scope of bulk material processing tasks including the production of...[more]

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06. February 2020

ETTLINGER - New sales partner for Poland -
RICCO takes over sales of high performance melt filters

ETTLINGER, a member of the MAAG Group and a leading manufacturer of high performance melt filters, has found a seasoned and effective sales partner for Poland in RICCO International Trade & Consultancy. The future cooperation will mainly comprise sales of Ettlinger systems as well as responsibility...[more]

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06. February 2020

Hellweg Nominated for Plastics Recycling Award Europe -
Hellweg's Smart Control Included in Top Recycling Sector Innovations

Hellweg Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG, a specialist granulator manufacturer from Roetgen in the Eifel region of Germany, is among the nominees for the Plastics Recycling Award Europe which recognizes products that boost sustainability. The new digital GRANUmaster Smart Control is one of six finalists...[more]

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21. January 2020

Coperion ZSK Food Extruder for Plant Based Proteins Now in Hybrid Design

For its ZSK Food Extruder, Coperion has developed a hybrid solution for manufacturing meat substitute products. With only a minimum of retrofitting effort, both texturized vegetable protein (TVP) and high moisture meat analogues (HMMA) can be produced on this ZSK Food Extruder, providing...[more]

16. January 2020

First COMPEO compounding system for color masterbatch in operation

Only announced to the plastics industry in the run-up to K2019, a COMPEO 88 compounder from BUSS is already in industrial use. The first user is a multinational masterbatch manufacturer, which has been producing color masterbatches with this system since late October 2019. BUSS's technical center...[more]

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15. January 2020

Metallographers of Robert Röntgen Rely on Sample Preparation Systems from Buehler
PlanarMet 300 planar grinder and EcoMet AutoMet 300 grinder-polisher offer significant savings in time and consumables

Robert Röntgen GmbH & Co. KG one of the internationally leading manufacturers of saw bands and saw blades for metal cutting, based in Remscheid, Germany, are using a PlanarMet 300 planar grinder in combination with an EcoMet AutoMet 300 grinder-polisher from Buehler for time and cost efficient...[more]

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08. January 2020

A new generation of stabilizers for high-quality polyolefin recyclates: Fraunhofer LBF and BrĂĽggemann cooperate

BrĂĽggemann and Fraunhofer LBF have joined forces to successfully tackle one of the seemingly insurmountable problems of plastics recycling. During their lifetime, plastic articles are subjected to thermal oxidation and photo-oxidation, which can create enough damage to prevent them from being...[more]

18. December 2019

plastship 2.0 closes the loop for recycled plastics

Waldems, December 2019 - - A joint approach gets the best out of plastics recycling and needs to be transparent if use of recycled materials is to increase. About that, everyone was in agreement at the International Recycling Forum in Wiesbaden. 120 delegates from 22 countries representing...[more]

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10. December 2019

Cooperation is the only option in the circular economy

Peter Sundt, General Secretary of EPRO, the European Association of Plastics Recycling & Recovery Organisations, sums it up when he says that he sees international cooperation as being key to the success of recycling. "Dialogue within the sector is vital. This event is a demonstration of...[more]

05. December 2019

Complete lab solutions for metallography and hardness testing from scratch in just a few weeks

As a developer and manufacturer of complete system solutions for materialography and hardness testing, Buehler can meet short delivery times for the installation of fully equipped laboratories with perfectly matched equipment and consumables. The company is thus responding to the growing demand for...[more]

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25. November 2019

Upcycling from polyamide waste to high quality injection molding grades

When recycling polyamides, Brüggemann's BRUGGOLEN® M series of reactive chain modifiers allow precise and reproducible adjustment of relative viscosities, by either lengthening excessively short chains or shortening those which are too long. Producers can use small amounts of these modifiers to...[more]

30. October 2019

Corrugated tubing made of regenerated Polyamide for cable protection brings additional sustainability to the world of industrial robots

With its new cable protection tubing of 100 % regenerated polyamide 12, REIKU, one of the most innovative and diversified developers and manufacturers of high-quality cable protection systems for robotics and automation, is once again making its mark in matters of sustainability. The extended...[more]

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16. October 2019

BrĂĽggemann at K2019: New heat stabilizers overcome performance limits of polyamides

BRUGGOLEN® TP-H1607 and BRUGGOLEN® TP-H1805 are additions to Brüggemann's extensive additive portfolio for polyamides. These newly developed antioxidant blends allow polyamide materials to exceed current performance limits and offer exciting opportunities for the compounding industry.[more]

15. October 2019

Brüggemann at K2019: Phenolic Plus BRUGGOLEN® TP-H1803 bridges the price-performance gap between conventional phenolic/phosphite and copper based heat stabilizers

Brüggemann's Phenolic Plus BRUGGOLEN® TP-H1803 is a new heat stabilizer for polyamides designed to outperform conventional phenolic/phosphite based stabilizers i.e. blends of sterically hindered phenolic antioxidants with organic phosphites. BRUGGOLEN® TP-H1803 bridges the price-performance gap...[more]

14. October 2019

Best Paper Award 2018: Buehler honors top publications on metallography

On the occasion of the 53rd Metallographie-Tagung, organized by the Deutsche Gesellschaft fĂĽr Materialkunde eV at the MaterialWoche in Dresden from 18 to 20 September 2019, Buehler ITW Test & Measurement presented the Best Paper Awards of 2018, recognizing the three best papers from the journal...[more]

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10. October 2019

HRSflow at K Show: State-of-the-art hot runner solutions to be presented live at partner sites

At K 2019, which takes place from 16 to 23 October in Düsseldorf, challenging state-of-the-art applications of HRSflow’s FLEXflow hot runner technology will be presented at several booths of partnering machine producers. Some of these will use the company’s FLEXflow One electrically driven valve...[more]

10. October 2019

Hellweg at K2019: Granulators with new digital control system

At K 2019, Hellweg will be showing its granulators with their new digital Smart Control system. This enables networked communication of the machines with upstream and downstream components, as well as with operators, in line with Industry 4.0 “Internet of the Things” (IoT) principles. The new...[more]

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10. October 2019

MTI at K2019: Efficient dehumidification and mixing for the production of natural fiber compounds

Detmold, Germany, October 2019 – At the K2019 trade show staged in Dusseldorf, Germany from October 16 - 23, 2019, MTI Mischtechnik, a technology and quality leader in the manufacture of mixing and processing machines, will present its current portfolio of container-type, vertical, horizontal,...[more]

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