Extrusion International 3-2022

Firms in this issue 6
Imprint 7
Industry News 8
Calendar 8
70 Years of K in Düsseldorf 8
CHINAPLAS – Postponed to 2023 in Shenzhen 9
28th Fakuma – Booking Levels Already High 9
Trends in Fire Safety Conference 10
„We are plastics“ 10
wire 2022 and Tube 2022 in Düsseldorf 10
Joining UN Global Compact 11
First General Assembly – Start fort he R-Cycle Community 12
Interplas 2023 12
New R&D Centre for Innovative Recycling Technologies 13
Appointment 14
Positive 2021 Balance Sheet and Encouraging Outlook for 2022, Although not without Some Uncertainty for Italien Manufacturers of Plastics and Rubber Processing Machinery 14
New TV Format 15
Sustainable Plastic Sourcing Platform 16
Market Study: Pigments 16
Recycling 18
Calling on the Circular Economy to Drive Closed Loop Food Packaging 18
World’s First Dedicated Production Line for Sustainable and Floatable Shrink Sleeve Film Opened in Poland 19
Foundation Sets Up Its First Recycling Plant in Maharashtra, India 20
Acquisition 20
Continued Growth with a New CFO 20
Mourning for Company Co-Founder Georg Wendelin 21
Expanded Portfolio of DURACON® POM Products Highlighted 22
Four Recycling Systems to Thailand 22
Enzymatic Depolymerization in PET/PVDC Barrier Film 23
Recyclable Packaging for Liquid Soap 24
Plastimagen México – Restaint in the Field of Recycling 24
New 500 Series Rubber/Silicone Extrusion Crosshead 25
New Inner Diameter HVOF Coating for Oil & Gas Industry Launched 25
Recyclable All-PE Film with Digital Product Passport 26
Innovations in the Rubber Industry 27
Reusable To-Go Mugs 27
Innovative and Sustainable Measuring and Control Technologies 28
X-ray Operating System for Non-Destructive Testing 28
Spotlight on Technology for the Regeneration of Plastics 29
Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 30
New Engineering Plastic Fine Powders 30
Innovative Solutions for the Gentle and Clean Processing Rubber- and Silicone Compounds at Expobor 2022 31
Making the Plastic Circularity a Reality 31
Measuring Technology 32
Quick and Reliable Detection of Surface Defects on the Cooled Tube or Pipe 32
Extrusion Coating 33
EFSA-Compliant Process Produces Food-Safe Sheet from PET Recyclate 33
Plastics Packaging 34
Push Tab® blister Lid Launched 34
Circular Economy 35
Another Life for Used FFP2 Face Masks 35
Extrusion Technologies, Recycling 36
Innovative Extrusion Technologies fort he Closed Recycling Loop 36
Recycling 38
Plastic Washing System for National Test Centre 38
Recycling – Case Study 40
Ghost(net)buster in the Netherlands 40
Compounding Extruder 42
Customized Production Lines for High-Tech Compounds 42
Measuring Technology 44
Laser Measurement of Tubes and Extruder Bore Holes 44
Recycling 46
Recycling Technology from Austria for Australia’s Largest PET Recycling Plant 46
Extrusion Technology 48
Reduced Energy Consumption in Honeycomb Production by up to 65 Percent and Double Capacity 48
Periphery 50
Flawless Granulates for the Highest Optical Requirements 50