Extrusion International 5-2023

Firms in this issue 6
Imprint 7
Industry News 8
Calendar 8
Cooperation Strengthened 8
Old Plastic Becomes New Adhesive – Project on Chemical Recycling Launched 9
Memorandum of Understanding to Develop Strategic Partnership Signed 9
Recyclable Packaging for Dry Pet Food Range Introduced 10
Environmental Management Certificate 10
Distribution of High-Quality Regranulates Launched 11
New Brand Launched – Investment in the Circular Economy 12
New Benchmark in Plastics Recycling 13
Presence in the Plastic Recycling Market Expanded 14
In-Line Thermoforming 14
New Services in the Field of Cross-Linked Materials 16
New Masterbatch Carrier System for Food Contact Applications 16
Services Expanded 17
Market Survey: Inflation, Uncertainty Weigh Heavily on Industry 18
New Executive Board Member 20
New R5 RA Introduced 20
Quality Inspection with Sorting and Material Analysis Systems 21
New 500 Series Ruber/Silicone Extrusion Crosshead 22
Large Die Cart with Crosshead Introduced 22
Sustainability Initiative for Recycling of Engineering Plastics Launched 23
New High-Performance Extrusion Line for 5-Layer PE-RT Pipes Presented 24
Market Study: Bioplastic Films 25
A New Class of Engineering Polymer 26
New 800 Series Hybrid Extrusion Tooling Announced 26
PET Recycling in Central Java 27
Fakuma 2023 – 28
Focus on Plastic as a Recyclable Material 28
Highlights Fakuma 2023 29
Super Clean Recycling Technologies – High Performance OMNI Recycling Systems for Today’s and Tomorrow’s Increasing Recycling Requirements 30
Process Transparency and Digital Intelligence are Factors for More Sustainability 32
Process in Machinery Technology and Service 34
Innovative Solutions that Enhance the Circular Economy at Fakuma 2023 36
New and Further Developed Solutions 37
A Strong Partner for Circular Economy 38
New Sarlin® TPVs with up to 40% Recycled Content 39
Certified Recyclates for High-Quality Applications 40
The Full Range of Advanced Masterbatch Technology 42
Evolution Accelerator for Plastics 43
High-Efficiency Technologies for Processing and Recycling Plastics 44
Increased Flexibility. Reduced Energy Consumption – Innovative Solutions for Thermoformed Technical Parts 46
Live Material Tests and Precise Tube, Hose and Pipe Measurements 47
Plast Eurasia 2023: Global Plastic Industry Actors Gather in Istanbul 49
Recycling – Company Anniversary: 60 Years in the Game 50
Measurement Technology, Recycling – Case Study: „Not only do we save time, but we also get clear, reproducible results“ 51
Film Extrusion: The Use of Recyclates Reduces the Carbon Footprint of Films the Most 52
Film Extrusion – Case Study: The New Generation of Recyclable Plastic Films 53
Extrusion Tooling: Getting the Most from Your Extrusion Tooling 54
Chemical Recycling – Interview: „Recyclates from chemical recycling will be more expensive than virgin material“ 57
Recycling: For a Greener and Cleaner Future 59
Film Extrusion: Film Stretching Line Concepts for Multiple Applications – High-End Film for a Better World 60
Automation: „Quality is our Priority“ 61
Recycling: Growing Markets, Higher Throughputs 62
Pipes, Service: geoTOM® – The Creation of Digital Tracings with the Information of a Water Canalization Network is Now Possible 63
Pipes, Service: Pipe Extrusion Innovative Die-Heads Design for Multilayer Plastic Pipes with Inner Layer in PA or PVDF for Chemical and Gaseous Material Transport 65
Corona Treatment – Interview In the Spotlight 66